Dr. L. Cindy Theroux-Jette, PhD, OT/L, LAc

About Dr. L. Cindy Theroux-Jette, PhD, OT/L, LAc

Dr. L. Cindy Theroux-Jette, PhD, OT/L, LAc became Board Certified in Occupational Therapy in 1992 by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy and in 2002 was additionally Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She is a registered Occupational Therapist, licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist. Her formal education includes a Doctoral degree in Health Psychology, a Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. Dr. Theroux-Jette was appointed by Governor Lynch to the New Hampshire Board of Acupuncture Licensing in 2012 and was reappointed to the Board in 2013 by Governor Hassan, and currently serves as Chair of the Board. She is President Emeritus of the New Hampshire Acupuncture and Asian Medicine Association (2005-2012). As a dually Board Certified clinician, Dr. Theroux-Jette enjoys utilizing an integrative approach in treating adult and pediatric patients from the Greater Nashua community. Dr. Theroux-Jette honorably served her country in the United States Marine Corps Reserve from 1989 – 1996 at Naval Air Station South Weymouth, Massachusetts. Presently, she enjoys giving back to the local and global community as a member of the Rotary Club of Nashua. In her personal life, Dr. Theroux-Jette enjoys singing as a member of the Immaculate Conception Parish choir and for hospice patients and their families with the Wellspring Chorus of Home Health and Hospice Care. She follows a pescetarian diet and enjoys nature, hiking and bicycling with her spouse.

This Is Why You Always Get Sick After You’ve Been Stressed Out

Why you always get sick after a period of stress…and what you can do to prevent it in the future.

 

Time Spent in “Green” Places Linked with Longer Life in Women

This recent study shows that women living in areas with higher levels of green vegetation had lower rates of mortality. The Northeast is currently quite a “white” space as Winter Storm Stella blasts us with heavy snow and blustery wind. Fortunately, Spring is not far away!

By |March 14th, 2017|Health|

Office Closed on Tuesday 3-14-17 due to Inclement Weather

The office will be closed tomorrow, Tues 3-14-17, due to inclement weather. 

We plan to resume usual business hours on Wednesday 3-15-17 from 10:00AM – 5:30PM, but we may open later if the roads and our parking lot have not been cleaned up by 10:00AM. Be safe, and enjoy your snow day!

By |March 13th, 2017|Announcements|

Office Closed Today

The office will be closed today due to inclement weather. We will resume usual business hours on Tuesday 2-14-17 from 10:00AM-5:30PM. Be safe, and enjoy your snow day!

By |February 9th, 2017|Announcements|

Neuroacupuncture, or Scalp Acupuncture

There are only a few specialists who provide this therapy called neuroacupuncture or scalp acupuncture – and it is available here at AIMA of Nashua, PLLC!

http://kfoxtv.com/news/special-assignments/chinese-doctors-offering-neuroacupuncture

Loneliness Can Be Deadly for Elders – Friends Are the Antidote

As you begin to think about your future in 2017, please read this, and then make a note on your task list to call or stop by and visit a senior friend, acquaintance, or neighbor this New Year – just to let them know you are thinking of them and to wish them the best in 2017.

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By |December 30th, 2016|Aging, Health|

Acupuncture Reduces Migraine Frequency

First and foremost, it seems appropriate during this Thanksgiving season to say thank you to the leading-edge Foundation Neurology providers who have referred their patients to AIMA of Nashua, PLLC. Thank you, Sharon Lockwood, PA-C, Dr. Tatiana Nabioullina, Dr. Elana Ivashina, and Dr. Andreja Packard – you are to be commended for finding a safe and effective treatment for your patients who suffer with #migraines.

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It’s Time to Fall Back: 4 Tips to Help Your Body Adjust

It’s that time of year again – time to set your clock back an hour, this Sunday. Here are 4 tips to help your body adjust from the Cleveland Clinic.

By |October 31st, 2016|Health, Sleep|

Serious Drug Interaction Discovered: Ceftriaxone/Rocephin and Lansoprazole/Prevacid

A recent article in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology on October 11, 2016 reveals concurrent use of Lansoprazole (brand name Prevacid), a proton-pump inhibitor, and ), a cephalosporin antibiotic, may increase the risk of acquired long QT syndrome (LQTS), a life-threatening arrhythmia.

The author notes that “QT-DDI’s (QT drug-drug interactions) are not routinely evaluated pre-clinically and can go undiscovered […]

Myths and Facts About Health Care Advance Directives

 

Do you have a Living Will? Advanced Directives? How about a Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care (DPOA)? Not sure exactly what they are? Get the facts right from the American Bar Association. Everyone should do this, and right now – don’t wait until you’re “older” or for when you “think you might need it”. Don’t be […]

Acupuncture Effective for Cognitive Impairment in Pre-Dementia

A new study shows acupuncture is useful in improving cognitive function in those with mild cognitive impairment. Specifically, the neurologists found that  “overall, our meta-analysis suggests that acupuncture was a useful therapy in improving cognitive function for patients with ,” the neurologists noted, according to the report. “It also suggested that acupuncture was effective […]