Category Archives: Victoria & beyond

Community Acupuncture is…

Community Acupuncture is SO MUCH MORE than affordable acupuncture: It is an innovative return to a traditional form of healthcare, provided in honour of its humble, barefoot roots It strives to be a safe space, welcoming earthlings of all shapes, … Continue reading

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Tincture Spotlight by Jenny McCartney, Medical Herbalist: Nourish

If you’ve perused the front shelves of the Heart and Hand’s lobby and been curious about some of the tinctures being sold, then you’ll know that it can be hard to choose!  This month I want to give some words of … Continue reading

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Customized meal planning with Dr. Brewster Scott, ND

Are you looking to eat better, but not sure how?  Are you wondering what diet might be best for you and which recipes will give you a healthy basis for you everyday life?  Getting a customized meal plan can help! … Continue reading

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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

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Heart & Hands turns 7!!

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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

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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

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From Jenny McCartney, Medical Herbalist, formula of the Month: Digest

If you’ve perused the front shelves of the Heart & Hand’s lobby and been curious about some of the tinctures being sold, then you’ll know that it can be hard to choose!  This month I want to give some words … Continue reading

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Non-discrimination, part 2

It seems only fitting on Martin Luther King Day that we shout out our Non-Discrimination Statement loud and proud today. Unfortunately today, a client decided to verbally abuse several of our practitioners and sadly, this was not an isolated incident. … Continue reading

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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

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