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Welcome to Touchstone Acupuncture

Kathy Casey, L.Ac., Dipl. OM 
Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified Chinese Herbalist & Diplomate of Oriental Medicine

The fundamental principle of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is to treat each person as an integrated whole of body, mind and spirit, restoring harmony to recover and sustain health.

At Touchstone Acupuncture, we are passionate about promoting wellness and health through safe, reliable, individualized care using TCM treatments that have been effective for over 2000 years

Nourishing Life, Promoting Health at the Source

Prevention is the cornerstone of this healing art, which is the oldest, continuously practiced and professionally administered health care system in the world.

Touchstone Acupuncture is dedicated to providing natural, gentle therapies to alleviate pain, resolve symptoms, and create a pathway for individuals to follow in their own recovery of health.

Boost It With Ginseng

Ginseng is said to resemble a human body in shape, and it has been used for years in Asia.  Recently, it has become a popular item in Western culture. Many claims about this root have been advertised, such as its reputation for extending longevity and its use for stamina and endurance. Let’s look at the types of ginseng

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Cupping in Chinese Medicine

Have you seen those dark purple cup marks on the upper back of your favorite celebrity lately and wondered what that was all about? That is from an ancient Chinese medicine technique called cupping, which is a wonderful and effective supplement to an acupuncture treatment.

Cupping describes the practice of Chinese medical practitioners using thick glass cups in

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The Liver: Mental & Emotional Aspects

According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), the organ connected to springtime is the liver. The liver is connected to the wood element, which refers to living and growing things like plants, trees and humans. In TCM, practitioners use the mental and emotional characteristics of the liver to diagnose and treat imbalances in their patients as well as its physical

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