Category Archives: Chinese Medicine

H&H Story from E.C. & N :)

Christina, My baby boy came within the 48 window you predicted. He stayed head down and we were able to have our home birth. Labour was really easy (comparatively) and quick; and was really relaxed throughout it. It was a … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Leave a comment

H&H story from K.J.

A good friend of mine one day convinced me to tag along with her to H&H.  Acupuncture was definitely outside of my wheelhouse and not something I new much about.  After that first session, I was in. I go as … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Leave a comment

H&H story from G.D.

Back in September 2016, I received a serious head injury that resulted in a long lasting concussion and a prolonged period off work. My friend, Lauren, recommended I see Christina to help me deal with the persisting symptoms including severe … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Community events, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Leave a comment

H&H story from M.L.

I have been receiving acupuncture treatment regularly since 1991, usually once a month. This was a result of very good advice from my “forward-thinking” medical doctor, as a last-ditch attempt to resolve long-standing digestive issues that could not be diagnosed … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H story from M.L.

H&H Story from K.D.

In early 2014 escalating neck and shoulder pain lead me to scour the Internet in search of accessible local options. As a full time student with an adoration of all things social justice oriented, Heart and Hands fit the bill … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H Story from K.D.

H&H Story from J.A.

So grateful to the awesome acupunks at Heart & Hands! I’ve been receiving loving, supportive, gentle and generous health care for over six years at this clinic. I have referred my father, mother, brother, sisters and countless friends to Heart … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H Story from J.A.

H&H Story from W.L.

I have a tear in my rotator cuff, so I was going to physio for 2 years. I decided to give Community Acupuncture a try because my sister went for her migraines. My first time at acupuncture Christina put a … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H Story from W.L.

H&H Story from M.C.

My body wouldn’t stop shaking. I lay awake in a cold sweat, my mind spinning. My heart pumped so vigorously I thought it would break through my chest. That was my first anxiety attack. At that point in my life … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Community events, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H Story from M.C.

H&H story from L.K.

When my partner and I decided to have a baby, we soon learned that I have polycystic ovarian syndrome, and getting pregnant wouldn’t be as simple as we’d hoped. I began regular acupuncture treatments at Heart & Hands, to boost … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H story from L.K.

H&H Story by L.I.

During an a health crisis I was looking for help and answers from western medicine. I had seen countless doctors and ran a ridiculous amount of tests with no relief. I had over 30 symptoms to manage. Doctors started prescribing … Continue reading

Posted in Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Community events, Humans of Heart & Hands, ramblings, Victoria & beyond | Comments Off on H&H Story by L.I.