Introducing a new service at Merulli Acupuncture: The Express Acupuncture Treatment. Enjoy an abbreviated treatment for the perfect “pick me up”. Take a break and perk up your day with a quick and effective boost. This wellness treatment focuses on relaxation of your body and mind so you can return to your day refreshed … More New Service!
I was introduced to my first steamy bowl of Pho while I was in massage school in the winter of 1998. I was intrigued by the mysterious subtle spices that I couldn’t quite place. I began experimenting with any recipe I could find and came up with this express version. Traditional Pho is an … More Easy Pho
Most people are surprised to learn that acupuncture works for seasonal allergies. By strengthening the body’s immune mechanism it can process the offending allergens out more efficiently. And acupuncture, unlike allergy medications does not mask symptoms or have unpleasant side effects. While taking allergy medication to survive daily life is sometimes necessary, acupuncture treatments have … More It’s spring allergy season-in full bloom!
This year has had effected my patients’ allergies more than the last 2 years. There seems to be a new pollen or allergen blooming every 2 weeks in the Puget Sound. I’ve prepared a list of Do It Yourself Allergy tips to help survive the allergy season. These will also complement your acupuncture treatments. 1. … More 10 DIY Tips For Allergies
Most of us are quite concerned and upset about Ebola and there is a quite a bit of fear spreading along with the virus. The Washington Department of Health has a resource page for learning about Ebola, the risk factors, and how to protect yourself. A few things you can find on the webpage include … More Understanding Ebola
We really weren’t made to sit for long periods of time. Sitting causes pain in your body and increases your risk of diabetes and heart disease. See this article by Maureen O’Hagan. Catena, who is starting a new Gait and Posture Biomechanics lab at WSU, said that as counterintuitive as it may sound, sitting puts more … More Sitting For Two Hours Is The Equivalent Of Smoking Two Cigarettes
Merulli Acupuncture is pleased to announce the addition of Group Health PPO plans to the Seattle Clinic. Access PPO, Options PPO starting Jan. 1, 2014, expands access to contracted providers and offers enhanced benefits when members use providers within designated care systems. Questions about coverage? Please call my office 206-388-3349; I’m happy to check if … More Group Health PPO Network Expansion Starts Jan 1, 2014.
We need to stop GMO all over the world. I don’t believe you can isolate the location of a GMO or any crop even if you wanted to due to wind, rain and pollination. GMO wheat plants were found on an Oregon farmer’s land that he did not plant. Many countries oppose GMO crops. I … More Unwelcome GMO Wheat Plant Found On Farm
Asparagus lowers blood pressure. Modern research supports the wisdom of ancient Chinese Medicine. To encourage you to take advantage of the seasonal bounty, I’ve included a quick and easy recipe below. Asparagus Reduces High Blood Pressure – New Discovery 13 May 2013 By Health CMI News New research concludes that dietary intake of asparagus lowers … More Asparagus Lowers Blood Pressure-Research Shows
Just in time for Spring…receive a complimentary Essential Oil Infused Scalp Massage add-on ($15 value) to your Online Gift Certificate Purchase through May 31, 2013. Treat yourself or your loved one! Gift certificates are valid at both clinic locations.