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Traditional Medicine For A Modern World

Acupuncture taps into the body's innate healing capacity to relieve pain, reduce inflammation, and promote healing. With roots in ancient China, Traditional Chinese Medicine is a complete system of medicine that treats the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. Using a combination of Eastern medicine and Western science, Dr. Laura uses an integrated approach to help patients with a wide range of physical and mental health conditions including pain, anxiety, insomnia, digestive issues, and more.

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Dr. Laura 庆中 Weatherbee, L.Ac.
Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

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Acupuncture taps into the body's innate healing capacity
to relieve pain, reduce inflammation, and promote healing. 

Live To Sustain Blog

As a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, I understand that individual health is just one part of a larger whole. When we consider health through a holistic lens, it includes so much more than the human body. The health of our planet, our families, our communities, and ourselves are all deeply intertwined. It's time to stop living passively, and take responsibility for sustainability.

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure with Food Therapy

By Laura Weatherbee

Although it often presents with no symptoms, high blood pressure (or hypertension) is a risk factor in cardiovascular disease, kidney failure, and stroke. It’s important to keep an eye on your blood pressure…

Yakama Nation – The Original Inhabitants of Central Washington

By Laura Weatherbee

Long before we purchased the 25-acre property in Central Washington that we’ve named Gingerhawk, the area was home to a tribal people called the Yakama’s. For thousands of years, the Yakama people occupied…

7 Reasons to Love Vegan Food

By Laura Weatherbee

Fried Ice Cream Pie from Magpies Softserve. Image via @chefchloe on Instagram Who says healthy food has to be boring and green? You won’t believe that some of these mouth-watering treats are vegan!…

Reduce Plastic Waste with Eco-Responsible Dishwasher and Laundry Detergent Pods

By Laura Weatherbee

I wanted to share one of our favorite everyday products with you that help us save time and reduce plastic waste. Dropps is a company that makes dishwasher and laundry detergent pods that…

9 Medicinal Flowers Used in Chinese Herbal Medicine

By Laura Weatherbee

While you might think of cooking herbs like rosemary and thyme when you hear about herbal medicine, Chinese herbal medicine actually refers to a wide range of substances that come from nature. These…

Tips for Choosing the Best Fish Oil Supplement

By Laura Weatherbee

Research shows that consuming a regular dose of fish oil can lower your risk of heart disease, reduce inflammation, and prevent Alzheimer’s disease. (Shane-McWhorter, 2018). Fish oil is rich in omega-3 fatty acids,…