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Nancy Rakela, OMD, LAc

Hi! I’m Nancy – a proud Doctor of Oriental Medicine and a licensed acupuncturist practicing in Berkeley, CA for over 30 years. Since 1992, I have been a Diplomate of the National Board of Acupuncture Orthopedic with a specialty in Acupuncture Orthopedics (a certification held by less the 5% of acupuncturists). This enables me to provide specialized treatment from both Chinese and Western perspectives.

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Promoting Healthy Environments for All: Maida Galvez, MD, MPH

Promoting Healthy Environments for All: Maida Galvez, MD, MPH

Dr. Maida Galvez devotes her clinical, research and advocacy work to promoting healthy environments for all children and families. As a pediatrician and professor in the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health and the Department of Pediatrics at the...

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Microplastics may be new risk factor for cardiovascular disease

Microplastics may be new risk factor for cardiovascular disease

Add one more likely culprit to the long list of known cardiovascular risk factors including red meat, butter and stress: microplastics. In a study released Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine, an international team of physicians and researchers showed...

Tip of the week Got lemons? Hate chemicals and artificial fragrances? Try making your own non-toxic household cleaning spray solution! It only has two ingredients: lemon and vinegar.

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