Benefits of Rapid Release

I have been a chiropractor for 14 years, and have believed that addressing muscle tension is an important part of a chiropractic treatment since the beginning. Last month I added a new tool to help me achieve even greater results. Rapid Release Technology (RRT) is a high speed vibration therapy tool that oscillates at 170…

Earthquake Safety

Napa Quake Shakes Bay

Did you feel last week’s 6.0 earthquake? Many of my patients said they were woken up by it even though the epicenter was 50 miles north of us in Napa, Ca. The 80+ aftershocks haven’t been very noticeable in the East Bay but that doesn’t mean we won’t experience another devastating quake in the near…

New Staff Joins Acorn

We’ve had quite a lot of staff changes at Acorn Wellness Center in the last couple months. We’ve lost our receptionist, Rafeal, and our acupuncturist, Nubian Flunder, L.Ac. and two of our massage therapists, Faith Cornwall and Tsadae Neway (Tsadae had been with us almost 2 years). All of them have moved on to devote…

Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth – Sept 21st

Are You Pregnant? Have you considered Natural Childbirth? The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth preparation course teaches women and their partners about: -staying healthy and low-risk -working with your body -managing pain without drugs -communicating effectively with labor team -variations and complications -postpartum care and breastfeeding Upcoming Series*: Sundays, September 21-December 14 4:00 p.m. –…

Happy Father’s Day

In honor of Father’s Day, I want to share about the amazing contributions my father made to my life, and to our culture. He was a man of many talents, but was best known for his avant-garde films. Even George Lucas has been known to say in numerous interviews that in his heart, what he’d…