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Black History Month: People in Medicine and Science Who Inspire Us
Black History Month is an annual celebration of the achievements of Black Americans in U.S. History. We have gathered together a few highlights on people, primarily women, in medicine and science, who have inspired and impacted us. The Black Panther Party The Black Panther Party helped introduce acupuncture to the U.S. mainstream through their free […]
Fertility Coaching & Support Group, based on the Making Babies Program
Join us for our eight-week Fertility Coaching and Support Group, a unique opportunity for education, guidance, and community support led by senior Yinova practitioner, Anne Brunn. Together we will take this time to enhance fertility, based on the program designed by our founder, Jill Blakeway, from her best-selling book Making Babies. If you’d like to […]
How to Reclaim Your Sexual Identity with Simone Farschi
Here at Yinova, it’s not uncommon for us to hear from our patients that they feel they’ve lost a connection with their sexuality. We treat many patients going through fertility journeys, navigating the postpartum world, or experiencing painful sex for a variety of reasons-all of which can change their outlooks on what it means to […]
Fertility Coaching and Support Group, based on the Making Babies Program
Join us for an eight-week Fertility Coaching and Support Group led by two Yinova Chinese medicine practitioners. Together we will take 8 weeks to enhance fertility, based on the program designed by our founder, Jill Blakeway, from her best selling book Making Babies. We will keep all groups small so that everyone can receive individual advice […]
Environmental Trauma from a Chinese Medicine Perspective
Changes in our weather patterns can impact more than just the clothing choices we make; it can also impact our mental health. With more dramatic shifts in our environment – from fires to earthquakes, volcanic eruptions to shocking temperatures – instances of environmental trauma are becoming increasingly prevalent. In this article, I will share some simple […]
Many of my female patients have trouble reaching orgasm because they get distracted from the business at hand. Fortunately, staying focused is a learned skill— and one of the best ways to start is by meditating. You’ll find some useful meditation hints in Chapter 6 of Sex Again: Recharging Your Libido. These will help you […]
New Year, Same You
Having a New Year’s resolution can be a helpful tool for self-improvement, but it can also end up being super stressful. Yes, challenging yourself towards self-improvement can be a good thing, but with so many suggestions flying around, the “thing” that you “need” to improve on can start to get a bit murky. It seems […]
Robyn x Yinova: What not to say to someone who might be trying to conceive
Here at Yinova, many of our patients come to us to enhance their fertility. Whether we’re helping them conceive naturally or using acupuncture to accompany their IVF treatments, we know how difficult, stressful, and polarizing even, this experience can be.
Fight or Flight or Fertility
“Maybe you’re just stressed.” Time and time again, seemingly no matter what is going on with your health, professionals and friends alike all seem to lean on stress being the factor for everything from lack of sleep to colds; shoulder tension to fertility.
Treating the Sexual Side Effects of Medication with Chinese Medicine
Sexual desire and function are common concerns for our patients at the Yinova Center. In our experience, the causes of sexual dysfunction for both men and women can be caused by biological factors (age, constitution, etc.) or can be the result of prescription medication use. Thankfully, the latter can be very treatable.