Acupuncture Iowa City trains in Chinese Hospital During the summer of 2017, Rob Weingeist of acupuncture Iowa City was invited to improve his acupuncture skill with famous doctors at Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Don...

Chinese Medicine helps with the changes of the seasons. It’s that time of year again! We definitely got slammed with some super chilly weather this week. I actually was hit by a nasty 24 hour flu yesterday! As we start to turn our focus ...

At birth, the blood flow in the body is the best that it will ever be! Babies are just a big ball of blood vessels, hence why they are pink, and are like rubber. They can fall down 2000 times in the first few years of their lives while l...

Visit Rob Weingeist at Clinic Eight. Many times you will feel your pain and tension dissipate while you are in the clinic, then continue to improve through the rest of the day and into your restful sleep that night. The longer you wait, ...

Blood is the main healing component of the body. Everything we consume gets digested, eliminating the bad and keeping the good. Now this good “stuff” (nutrients from food) is transferred into the blood stream, with oxygen which the b...

In today’s world, women are always on the go. We are constantly putting out fires, dropping kids off somewhere, managing a high power job and trying to cook a healthy meal to boot! It can be hard to try and juggle it all. If we aren’t ca...

Acupuncture and Stress Relief Acupuncture can really help with stress relief. Most people are stressed out in America. It can be surprising to some that Chinese medicine works for so many modern day issues. Here in Iowa City, we see a lo...

There are many treatments within the scope of Traditional Chinese medicine. Cupping therapy has recently been embraced by the media because some celebrities have endorsed its benefits. So what is cupping and how does it work? Cupping the...

In the west, we treat pain as a completely separate phenomenon from our emotions. Pain management is often treated with drugs that negatively impact the mind. Traditional Chinese Medicine(TCM) treats physical and emotional pain as one. W...

Seasonal allergies are the worst. If you have chronic allergies like I do, spring is your worst nightmare. Sneezing, stuffy nose. Also, watery and itchy eyes. Lately, we have had patients coming in with sore throats due to allergies. Ac...

Turmeric has been around for thousands of years. It is widely used in culinary dishes and is very medicinal as well. In Chinese medicine, turmeric is used for blood and qi stagnation. A common complaint of women, menstrual issues can ra...

“The months of the Spring season bring about the revitalization of all things in nature. It is the time of birth….this is the season in which the universal energy begins anew and rejuvenates…one should attempt to correspond to it d...

Acupuncture Iowa City is successful in the treatment of trauma and or sports injuries   Have you tried acupuncture for trauma or sports injuries?  Most of us have experienced some kind of pain that we simply can’t seem to get completely...

Acupuncture is the most recognized technique that we use. Licensed Acupuncturists may use a wide variety of therapeutic techniques, including herbal medicine, exercise therapy and nutritional advice. Chinese medicine is one of the oldest...