January 31, 2020

Today we discuss joint pain from the perspective of Thai medicine. First off, I’m going to be using some element language, so if you’d like to brush up on your understanding of the elements, you can go here. I may use Thai or Pali words when describing medical terms bu...

August 26, 2019

Element theory is at the foundation of every traditional medicine system. This includes systems all over the world including the Greek which has heavily shaped our current culture around medicine. And really, the elements are part of every day life. Where modern scienc...

September 30, 2018

Thai medicine has a long history of taking care of everyone, from the merchant with a cold to the monk with a serious infection to the child with the broken leg, and on and on. This includes a whole practice of midwifery which prescribes herbal medicines, specific diet...

September 28, 2017

I wanted to take a moment to acknowledge those whose lives were significantly disrupted by the Eagle Creek Fire in the Colombia Gorge. Many were evacuated from their homes, others left because they couldn't breathe, some lived day to day keeping the suitcases packed by...

July 16, 2017

Beautiful treatment space available for rent part time. Equipped with high ceiling, natural light, Thai mat and if needed, massage table and linens. If you are interested please contact Sarah

July 13, 2017

The Marks:

If you've ever experienced cupping or scraping or witnessed the aftermath, you may have noticed some dramatic looking colors and shapes. DO NOT BE ALARMED!

Some red to purple color can appear on the skin. The marks are not from bruising as often thought. They...

July 12, 2017

Herbal Therapies are a wonderful, if not indispensable part of Thai bodywork. They may be as simple as rubbing sesame oil into a channel of the arm or as complex as a 20-herb concoction for healing traumatic injuries like a sprain, surgery, deep bruise, etc. Thai uses...

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