Category Archives: Office Happenings

The Benefits of Applying Heat

Heat vs IceHello heatwave!  It’s been slow to warm up this spring, but every time we get several days in a row of sun, patients come in reporting aches & pains from yard work, gardening, spring cleaning, biking, hiking, etc. … Continue reading

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Curing Pills for Digestive Distress

When Abundant Eating Goes Awry The holidays of December are a time of abundance.  Abundant gratitude, abundant friend and family time, abundant gift giving, abundant celebrations, and abundant eating.  I’m all about everything in moderation, including moderation, sometimes.  That’s why … Continue reading

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End of Year Happenings and THANKS

Grateful For YouOctober and November have gone by so fast.  I call it the firestorm time warp.  With all the dashing around in October staying safe, and then getting back to service, and playing a bit of catch up when we … Continue reading

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Open House and Patient Appreciation Party April 30, 2014

I can’t believe it’s been another year already.  Thrive has been part of the Santa Rosa community for 2 years now and I’m so grateful for everyone who is part of the Thrive Family. Let’s celebrate you!  Come enjoy free … Continue reading

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Asian Avocado Salsa

If you came to the acupuncture open house and patient appreciation day there’s one thing that was a hit with everyone—the Avocado dip!  Lisa Malmstadt is one heck of a massage therapist (her free chair massages were a hit too!) … Continue reading

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Open House and Patient Appreciation Party, May 21, 2013

Thrive Acupuncture and Wellness is turning one years old and I’d like to say Thank You for being a part of my practice and making me excited to come to work everyday! Bring your friends and family to come celebrate … Continue reading

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Mini Stress Reduction Acupuncture Vacation

What’s got you down?  Work, family, or money stressing you out?  Ready to head to a tropical beach and grab a cocktail with an umbrella in it?  Or hole up in the woods for a 10 day silent meditation retreat?  … Continue reading

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We’re now billing insurance so you don’t have to

Paying for acupuncture just got easier.  I’ve hired a medical biller to handle insurance billing.  Yes I’ve spent countless hours on the phone dealing with getting reimbursed for my medical insurance claims and it’s a total bummer.  I don’t want … Continue reading

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There is nothing better than the gift of health

We now have gift certificates. What a great present it is to introduce someone to acupuncture. Gift certificates can be purchased for any number of treatments that you desire. Acupuncture treatments optimize the health of the mind, body, and spirit. … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day

I’m am passionate about health and wellness and that includes the health of our planet.  Whether you understand the science behind global warming or just have a general feeling that our planet won’t have room for all the trash we … Continue reading

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