Deliver Easy, Painless Treatments with Training from Pediatric Essentials Online Course

I know how hard it can be to treat a child, especially if they’re not your own.

That’s why I created Pediatric Essentials so that any acupuncturist can learn the skills needed to treat children painlessly and effectively.

In this course you will learn about the unique needs of pediatric patients, how to talk with parents and caregivers, and how to communicate with kids.

You will also learn specific techniques for working on children in a way that is effective but doesn't cause them discomfort…

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Photobiomodulation with Low-Level Laser Acupuncture in Pediatrics

PA Rounds 65 Lasers

As evidence mounts supporting the safety and effectiveness of pediatric acupuncture, increasing numbers of pediatric health professionals are looking for ways to incorporate non-needle acupuncture point stimulation as a treatment option for their patients.

Photobiomodulation with laser acupuncture (LA) offers a feasible way to stimulate acupuncture points because it is quick and painless. LA can be applied to the acupuncture point for 15 to 60 seconds per point. Patients do not typically feel a…

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The Solution to Help Kids Swallow Pills Without Gagging

Oraflow Cup

Getting kids to swallow pills is a struggle for so many parents.

The resulting gagging, tears, and resistance can be heartbreaking if not downright frustrating when your child needs to take medicine but can't get it down.

There is a solution... the Oraflow Cup

The Oraflow is a fun cup your child can use that helps them overcome pill swallowing challenges. It kinda looks like a superhero mask with an open mouth at the top of it.

Your child can put their capsule in the straw-like opening, clos…

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Using These "Crazy Ass Magic Patches" to Add Income to Your Acupuncture with Lisa Hanfileti

In this presentation with Lisa Hanifileti you'll learn:

  • The ONE Problem With The Acupuncturist's Business Model
  • The Solution: Diversify Your Income Streams 
  • The 3 Tiers of Adding Online Income to Your Practice
  • Four Different Ways The Patches Can Add Revenue
  • Practical Strategies For Introducing The Patches To Your Patients (Creating Customers)
  • Practical Strategies For Introducing The Patches To Your Colleagues (Creating Customers & Distributors)
  • How To Develop An Action Plan For... Pat…

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Healthy Detoxification without Oral Supplements

Adults and children are increasingly exposed to toxins through the environment, food, water, and vaccines. She wanted to share a simple and safe way you can help your patients detox without destroying their Spleen & Kidney Qi! 

Or making them take a ton of oral supplements or going on a strict diet.

This method is perfect for…

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Healing the Gut & Food Sensitivities in Children with Anne Fischer Silva

The longer you work with children, the more likely you are to see chronic, stubborn, and difficult cases. In this Interview with Anner Fisher Silva of Restorative Wellness Solutions, you'll learn about methods to assess and restore gut balance to help children achieve full resolution of their symptoms.

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Anne Fischer Silva is an FNTP, Master Restorative Wellness Practitioner, and change-maker. She has been serving clients around the world for 22 years with an emphasis…

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Kids Not Infecting Teachers with SARS-CoV-2 Infection Says Latest Duke Study

Kids Not Transmitting COVID

According to an article published in The Journal of Pediatrics, Incidence and Secondary Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 Infections in Schools, it was found that: 

"In the first 9 weeks of in-person instruction in NC [North Carolina] schools, we found extremely limited within-school secondary transmission of SARS-CoV-2, as determined by contact tracing."

There were also zero cases of transmission of SARS-CoV-2 Infections from child to teacher. 

Here is a quick breakdown of the study:⁣

✓ 11 school…

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Anxiety, Depression & Emotional Health Impact Vaccine Effectiveness

Anxiety and Emotional Health Impact Vaccine Effectiveness (2)

Many of our patients will be faced with the decision of whether or not to get the COVID vaccine.

How can we help our patients make the best choice and then provide support to minimize risks? 

There are risks with both choices.

For those who choose to get the vaccine, we want to make sure the patient is psychologically and physically prepared to get the best response while minimizing negative effects. 

A large body of research shows that it's not just about the vaccine but the state of the b…

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Part 3: Homecare Tools For Anxiety - VNS via AcuPatching™

GB 12 or TB 17 Acupatching for Anxiety

The research is clear that acupuncture, acupressure, and auriculotherapy can reduce anxiety symptoms and one of the mechanisms for this includes Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS).

In part 3 of the series on homecare tools for anxiety, I will be covering how to induce VNS with phototherapy patching as well as acupoint stimulation with the patches to help reduce anxiety.

If you missed it, you can review our other homecare tools in Part 1 on cranial electrotherapy stimulation and Part 2 on auricular …

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Part 2 Homecare Tools for Anxiety - Auricular Acupressure


The amazing ear helps to manage anxiety at home! 

In part 2 of the series on homecare tools for anxiety, I will be discussing how auricular acupressure using ear seeds is another effective option for helping patients manage anxiety between acupuncture sessions.

Previously, the CES Ultra Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulator, which is clipped to the earlobe, was discussed in Part 1.

Why the Ear? 

It is said in East Asian Medicine (EAM), that the Kidneys "open into the ears" and Kidney Essence nou…

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