A Healthy Curiosity Episode 63: Diagnosing Your Tongue

Episode 63: Diagnosing your Tongue I’ve been pretty busy lately. We dropped our daughter off at her first year of college, vacationing for a week in the Orcas, and attended a friend’s wedding in Seattle. When we got back, I was busy transitioning office managers and seeing more patients than…

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A Healthy Curiosity, Episode 38: Essential Oils for Essential Self-Care

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    Episode 38: Essential Oils for Essential Self-Care with Jodi Cohen, NTP In Episode 38, Brodie talks with Jodi Cohen, NTP about the power of essential oils and aromatherapy. Jodi first discovered essential oils after going through an emotionally strenuous time in her life, and the practical knowledge she…

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A Healthy Curiosity, Episode 35: Reducing Acid Reflux

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Episode 35: Reducing Acid Reflux With Joe Moceus, L.Ac.   Have you ever wolfed down a delicious meal only to find yourself met with burning discomfort? In Episode 35, Brodie talks with her colleague, Joe Moceus, L.Ac., about what you can do to avoid feeling the burn. Joe’s family has…

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What to Eat in the Spring

Spring is here, and all of nature is moving upward and outward: aligning your diet with the season can help you lighten up and let go. It’s a time of rapid growth: budding, flowering, happening. The taste that corresponds with the season is pungent. Pungent, also known as spicy, is the…

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Spring Cleaning, Chinese Medicine-Style

It’s starting to feel like spring here in the Willamette Valley. Plants are emerging from their winter dormancy, flowers are budding, the days are getting longer. This same seasonal cycle that we  observe in the outer world of nature is also happening inside our bodies. The enlivening and renewing of…

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