Author: Christina Chan, R.Ac.

Community acupuncture: Economic access/stability

Community acupuncture: Economic access/stability

Acupuncture that people can’t afford to try is acupuncture that doesn’t work. Full stop. While the most basic need of physical safety for acupuncture is relatively easy to meet, this next level makes up for it by being excruciatingly difficult. This level encompasses not only affordability for patients, but having an economic delivery mechanism for…

Post-surgery update from Christina

Post-surgery update from Christina

My long awaited ureter reimplantation on Nov. 1st surgery went as well one could possibly wish for and the reconstruction was much less invasive than anticipated. My blood pressure had also normalized immediately after surgery, which indicated that the blockage on my right kidney has finally been relieved. An added a bonus, the cystogram on…

A little about Christina

A little about Christina

Christina is active in the community, she is passionate about using acupuncture as a tool for positive social change through providing outreach, increasing accessibility and bringing the practice back to its traditional roots. She continues to explore her own personal experiences as a community organizer, a woman of colour and as a founder of an unorthodox…

I finally found the space for healing I needed…

I finally found the space for healing I needed…

Heart & Hands Health Collective has helped me in such a profound way. I have struggled with mental health issues for many years, and finally took a friend’s advice to get acupuncture when I was truly at the end of my rope. I had tried every conventional therapy — and nearly every medication. I started…

Earlybird Acupuncture Seat Sales May 26 – 31, starting @ The Village Block Party!

Earlybird Acupuncture Seat Sales May 26 – 31, starting @ The Village Block Party!

On SUNDAY May 26th, we’re doing an EARLYBIRD special for our highly anticipated Acupuncture Seat Sales before June 1st! Affordable, convenient discount punchcard packages of 3 sessions for $55 OR 6 sessions for $105! We’ll be taking cash, cheque and credit ONLY!

Come find the H&H crew at The Village Block Party!On Cook Street (Oscar St. – Chapman St.) Sunday, May 26 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM