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Acupuncture In Durham, NC

Jon E. Walker, L.Ac. Dipl. OM MSTCM

Welcome!

You may be seeking a change in your life, whether it is relief from acute or chronic pain, freedom from anxiety and depression or simply an increased sense of well-being. If you are suffering from back pain, arthritis, acid reflux, IBS, painful menses, infertility, headaches, anxiety, depression, seasonal allergies, high blood pressure, eczema, insomnia or other health problem, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can help mobilize the body’s innate healing abilities to great effect.

My name is Jon E. Walker, L. Ac.  and I am passionate about helping people change their lives for the better with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine.  Since starting my practice in Durham, NC, I have been honored to help many people experience true healing and I would love to help you, too.

I believe that everyone has the capacity to live a life of vitality and joy. I am passionate about offering the best of Chinese medicine and myself to help you become the best that you can be. Contact me to set up an appointment or arrange for a free 15 minute consult to discuss how acupuncture and Chinese medicine can help you.

Moxibustion and Dysmenorrhea

A study conducted by Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has determined that the use of moxibustion at specific days during a woman’s menstrual cycle can decrease pain associated with menstruation. Dysmenorrhea or painful menstruation is a big problem for many women. This study used moxibustion, an accessory modality of TCM, to treat the pain associated with menstruation. The

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Congee: a healing comfort food

Rice is a staple grain in China, and except for some regional variations, is the base of most meals.  Congee is rice cooked with 3-5 times more water than usual. But this simple variation transforms rice into a healing culinary jewel. Likely first cooked just to extend a meager supply of rice in times of famine, congee has since become

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Acupuncture for Boosting Your Circulation

Healthy blood circulation is a vital component of life for human beings. Without proper blood flow, life would cease to exist. Blood isn’t the only thing that’s important, it’s what the blood is carrying that makes circulation so important. Blood carries fresh oxygen, hormones and nutrients that we absorb from our food. Without these components, the organs and tissues

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