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Spring Liver Detox!

Chronic fatigue, weight problems, sleeping disorders, mood swings, fuzzy thinking, recurrent headaches, body pains, skin conditions, asthma, allergies, hayfever….. Complaints not exclusive to the elderly or unfit, but now frequently ...

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Teaming up with High Fives Foundation!

 I am excited to announce that I am teaming up with the High Fives Foundation and providing Acupuncture and Chinese Medical treatments to their athletes!  It is an honor to ...

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New Orthopedic Acupuncture Program!

With the season getting off to a slow start, there is no better time to start taking care of those aches, pains, and early season injuries before all the storms roll ...

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Medical Massage

“Medical Massage” is outcome based bodywork techniques that are geared towards specific medical ...
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De-Mystifying Acupuncture

There’s not a day that goes by where I am not asked ...
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Botanical Medicine: Questions Answered…

A Bit of Herbal Medicinal History… Cultures all over the world have ...

Wellness Through Education

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Brianna Brownfield Acupuncture & Botanical Medicine

Brianna Brownfield Acupuncture & Botanical Medicine is a holistic healthcare practice providing integrative medical services, top-quality herbal remedies, and health education based on current research to Santa Cruz County, Bay Area, and Lake Tahoe communities. Brianna Brownfield, licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist, is dedicated to helping her patients achieve optimal health and vitality.  She recognizes the importance […]

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Fish Oils: Omegas Explained

Okay. I am sure by now you have heard that Fish Oils are good for you.  The benefits of fish oils have become fairly common knowledge, enormous amounts of research and medical studies have been conducted to support the claims, and numerous popular fitness programs such as Crossfit are huge advocates of the supplement.  So, […]

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Preparing For A Successful Detox!

The idea of “detoxing” can come across as quite a daunting task.  The first thing that comes to most people’s minds is starvation.  “How can I possibly go without eating for days on end?!”  The truth is, an effective liver cleanse does not have to be a compete fast from food, a liquid diet, or […]

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Spring Liver Detox!

Chronic fatigue, weight problems, sleeping disorders, mood swings, fuzzy thinking, recurrent headaches, body pains, skin conditions, asthma, allergies, hayfever….. Complaints not exclusive to the elderly or unfit, but now frequently experienced by almost everybody, even children! Today we are exposed to an all time high level of man-made toxins on a daily basis. Synthetic chemicals […]

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Women’s Health & Fertility Enhancement

Lets face it, a woman’s body is complex.  And with the stressors of modern day life it is extremely common to become out of balance, leaving you feeling tired, irritable, and in pain.  Fortunately, gynecology is an area in which Chinese Medicine truly shines.  Its holistic approach may be used instead of or in conjunction with […]

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Teaming up with High Fives Foundation!

 I am excited to announce that I am teaming up with the High Fives Foundation and providing Acupuncture and Chinese Medical treatments to their athletes!  It is an honor to be treating out of the CR Johnson Healing Center in Truckee, CA and donating 20% of each treatment’s proceeds back to the foundation. “On April […]

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New Orthopedic Acupuncture Program!

With the season getting off to a slow start, there is no better time to start taking care of those aches, pains, and early season injuries before all the storms roll in.  It has become fairly common knowledge that Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine has been proven to be very beneficial for musculoskeletal conditions. Research has shown […]

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Medical Massage

“Medical Massage” is outcome based bodywork techniques that are geared towards specific medical conditions or injuries.  While many massage therapists can provide a general stress relieving swedish massage, if you have a chronic or acute condition or pain syndrome it is crucial to do your research before choosing your practitioner in order to see results.  Establishing […]

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Crazy For Coconuts!

If you were to travel the world to look for cultures who have a strong graspon good health and longevity, people who are relatively free from the crippling effects of degenerative disease, I am sure you would be pleasantly surprised while visiting the South Pacific and studying those who have maintained their traditional native diet […]

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Fire Cider…Winter Tonic!

The leaves are changing, the air is cooling, cold and flu season is approaching, and the holiday madness has officially arrived!  As we make the transition from Fall into Winter there is no better time to start home brewing Fire Cider so it will be ready you and your family during the cold winter months.  Fire Cider (also […]

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