Acupuncture and Menopause

A recent study has found that acupuncture is able to reduce the severity of hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause. A study conducted by the Ankara Training & Research Hospital in Turkey found that acupuncture can be an alternative to herbal remedies and hormone replacement therapy.
World News with Diane Sawyer  has a report on acupuncture [...]

POSTED March 9th, 2011 By Michelle Hughes

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Thank you

 Thank you for your support at our first annual Acupuncture by Donation Day. We raised $632.00 which was donated by the Comox Valley Acupuncture team to the Winners Walk of Hope. We had lots of fun on the walk, despite the weather and next year we will once again be raising awareness and money for ovarian cancer research.

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POSTED October 7th, 2010 By Michelle Hughes

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Winners Walk of Hope

 Please join our team and sponsor us to raise money for Ovarian Cancer Research. Comox Valley Acupuncture will be walking in the Winners Walk of Hope Sept.11th. Go to www.winnerswalkofhope.ca and donate to the Comox Valley Acupuncture team.
 We are also offering acupuncture by donation on Saturday September 11th with all proceeds being donated to the [...]

POSTED August 20th, 2010 By Michelle Hughes

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Cosmetic Acupuncture

I am very happy to announce that Melanie Csotonyi Registered Practioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine is being trained in Cosmetic Acupuncture in Los Angeles this week.
I was lucky to have taken this course over four years ago in Seattle and I have had great results with implementing the Mei Zen style of Cosmetic Acupuncture into [...]

POSTED May 19th, 2010 By Michelle Hughes

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Bellies Birth and Baby Fair

 Comox Valley Acupuncture will be participating in the Bellies Birth and Baby Fair in Courtenay at the Filberg Centre on Saturday May 29 from 10-4pm. Come join us to learn more about acupuncture during pregnancy and birth preparation, receive our Baby Fair specials and watch the free Acupressure  for labour demonstration at 10:00am

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POSTED May 11th, 2010 By Michelle Hughes

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Personalized Meditation – Part two

Meditation Designed Just for you.
Meditation can be such a personal journey. There are many different styles all leading to the same result; a calmer mind, body and soul.
Connecting with self through quiet, whether through a walk, focus on breath, connecting with the earth and/or releasing emotions which arise can be tremendously healing.
At Comox Valley Acupuncture [...]

POSTED February 8th, 2010 By Michelle Hughes

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Acupressure Course for Birth

I am ecxited about the Acupressure course that I am teaching on February 10th at the new Podlings Resource Centre on Cliffe Ave. in Courtenay form 6:30-8:00pm. Cost is $30 per couple and please RSVP through Comox Valley Acupuncture at 250-334-3630.
This course is valuable for both the women and her partner  to help prepare the body [...]

POSTED January 28th, 2010 By Michelle Hughes

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Creating in the New Year

Creating in the New Year
With the New Year approaching there is often a lot of talk about resolutions, goals and creating new intention about what you would like to achieve.
Setting goals is a great way to creating the life that you envision for yourself. Many times the goals are similar to goals set the [...]

POSTED December 30th, 2009 By Michelle Hughes

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HypnoBirthing Classes starting Jan 2010

Jennie Bridgman will be offering HypnoBirthing Classes
starting Wednesday nights January 6th at 6pm. The classes will be held each Wednesday night for a series of 5 weeks, last class will be February 3rd.
Classes will be held at Comox Valley Acupuncture, classes will be small and registration will close Dec 30th, 2009.
Upon deposit and registration [...]

POSTED November 8th, 2009 By Michelle Hughes

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HypnoBirthing

Jennie Bridgman is happy to announce classes in HypnoBirthing starting mid-November at Comox Valley Acupuncture.
HypnoBirthing is a prenatal class which enables you to release any tension and fear which may interfere with the birthing process.  You will learn relaxation and discover your body’s innate ability to give birth naturally, and comfortably.  Encouraging a peaceful entry into the world [...]

POSTED October 27th, 2009 By Michelle Hughes

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