Fertility: How Acupuncture Helps

Jaesun Yoo
December 28, 2013

The treatment of infertility with acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) dates back 2,000 years. These ancient, time-tested techniques improve fertility rates and support a woman’s whole body, unlocking unlimited potential for health, healing and childbearing. Studies reported by The American Pregnancy Association suggest that the most effective fertility treatments involve a combination of acupuncture, herbal medicine, and traditional medical interventions. However, conception does sometimes occur without traditional medical interventions when acupuncture and herbal medicines are used alone. Researchers from …

The Billing Assistant at Full Circle Women’s Health

Tania Cruz
December 4, 2013

As the billing assistant for Full Circle Women’s Health, it is my responsibility to help you understand the specifics of your insurance coverage. Insurance companies can be confusing with their different plans. Many companies require a pregnancy notification and will charge you a penalty for not providing it. This penalty can be as large as 50% of all your pregnancy related claims. I will investigate the particulars of your coverage so there will be no surprises. I will help alleviate …

The Medical Assistant at Full Circle Women’s Health

Ashley Sapp
October 4, 2013

As the Medical Assistant at Full Circle Women’s Health, I am the person who greets you in the waiting area, completes your vitals, and gets you ready for your visit with our midwives. It is my responsibility to ensure that each of our patients has an easy and seamless experience with our practice. We accept many women/couples who are transferring their care to us from another practice, which makes obtaining medical records prior to your first visit a must. Obtaining …

Optimal Energy Flow in the Body

Andy Steigmeier
September 20, 2013

Does stress cause you to overeat? Do you have low energy, high cholesterol, or high blood pressure? Do you find it hard to find time to eat healthy? Do you struggle with cravings? Have meal plans not worked? I am a Board Certified Health and Nutrition Counselor by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners. I practice a holistic approach to health and wellness, looking at how all areas of your life and health are connected. I am also an NSCA …

Nurse practitioners: They’ll save your life… and money

Peg Kern
September 4, 2013

By Dorrie Fontaine At long last, the U.S. Supreme Court has issued its decision on Health Care Reform. And this, as they say, changes everything. But not nursing. These are heady days to be a nurse. With a two-year-old mandate from the Institute of Medicine calling for us to practice at the highest level of our profession, achieve independence from physician oversight as we diagnose, prescribe, and treat sick patients, and care for patients with increasingly complex cases, nurses are …