Amy Shouse Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine – Herbal Medicine in San Rafael, CA

AmyS-66colorlores (1)Welcome to Amy Shouse Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine!  I am here to be your guide and help you navigate the world of alternative and integrative health. There are a lot of paths to choose from these days, especially in the health and healing-centric area of Marin County and the greater Bay Area. I am here to ease your mind, be your health advocate and act as your personalized health detective as well as Chinese Medicine practitioner.

Schedule today for a free in-person or phone consultation. We can talk about what your needs are and work out a plan to get you feeling better and on the right track!

7 Things You Should Know About Acupuncture and Pregnancy

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Acupuncture involves the placement of thin sterilized needles to stimulate various acupoints throughout the body. The stimulation of these areas is believed to correct imbalances and blockages in the body by promoting the healthy flow of energy (known as qi – pronounced CHEE).

The thought of having half a dozen or more tiny needles sticking into your skin when you’re [...] » Continue reading

How To Dine Out If You Have a Food Allergy

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Food allergies shouldn’t prevent you from dining out with your friends and family. Unfortunately, though, many people with food allergies resort to cooking their own meals to reduce the risk of an adverse reaction. From dairy and nuts to gluten (wheat-based protein) and shellfish, there are certain foods that people must avoid to prevent adverse reactions.

The Growing Problem of [...] » Continue reading

3 Tips to Easily Alleviate Your Stress Immediately

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Stress from day-to-day life can have an extremely negative impact on our health, emotionally, mentally, and physically as well. Long-term or extreme stress can result in frequent or chronic headaches, muscle aches, sleeplessness, anxiety, fatigue, depression, etc. All of these problems only present even more problems to our health and overall well-being. How can we prevent stress from our everyday [...] » Continue reading