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Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) Heals your Body at the Cellular Level

May 27, 2017

Like plants absorb sunlight in order to perform photosynthesis, the human body also possesses certain enzymes in our cells, called cytochromes, that absorb light. Cytochromes (specifically Cytochrome C Oxidase) are the people version of chlorophyll and are the molecules targeted during low level laser therapy.

New Test for Male Factor Infertility Risk

May 22, 2017


Acubalance Wellness Centre in Vancouver continues to pioneer testing and integrative approaches to treat infertility and recurrent pregnancy losses. Acubalance is the first clinic in western Canada to offer the SEED test by Episona.

Discover the risk for male factors and poor embryo development.

What your Liver has to do with Self Care

May 21, 2017

“Self care” has been one of those trendy health terms thrown around more and more frequently. But from what I’ve witnessed, it is being seen more as a superficial excuse or justification, rather than a deep, meaningful, and restorative connection to the mind and body.

Meditate your way to better egg quality with Muse

May 21, 2017

I have only recently begun to meditate.   I have the  Muse app and its brain sensing headband to thank for my new healthy habit of daily meditation.

How Laser Can Improve Your Fertility Four Fold

May 18, 2017
Low Level ​Laser Therapy (also known as LLLT or Cold Laser) can help improve a woman's chance of conceiving.  LLLT has been around since the 1970's with over 3000 citations with studies dating back to 2001 for its use for infertility.   We are hoping to add more laser babies through the Acubalance Laser Baby Program we launched late May 2017.  

Concussion: How Acupuncture can Help

May 18, 2017

Concussions have garnered some attention in popular media in the last few year for several good reasons,  most notably, because the pain, loss

"I Suck At This" An Anxious Person's Guide to Meditation

May 15, 2017

This is how I used to think: “I don’t know why I still have insomnia. I meditate 10 minutes twice a day!” It is also a sentiment that I’ve heard reflected through my patients time and time again.

The History of Healing Light

May 14, 2017

People have understood and utilized the power of light for thousands of years. Heliotherapy was employed to treat patients suffering from skin or respiratory disorders as late as the mid 1900’s.