Items Tagged with 'Acupuncture'


Inside Track: Lifelong career reflects growing interest in Oriental medicine

Craig Houchen came to Grand Rapids eight years ago to practice acupuncture at the Wege Institute for Mind, Body and Spirit.

August 23, 2013
Craig Houchen was a teenager, already very interested in Asian martial arts and “into everything Asian,” when his mother’s struggle to quit smoking was finally won — and how it happened was a major factor in his decision regarding his future career. Read More

Sticking it to pain

Saint Mary’s joins clinical trial of using acupuncture to ease cancer treatment pain.

March 1, 2013
Physicians at Saint Mary’s Health Care have joined a national clinical trial studying the effects of 12 weeks of acupuncture on joint pain related to aromotase inhibitors used in early-stage breast cancer treatment for women. Read More