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April 23, 2019

I have a radical idea: stop “putting up” with your PMS symptoms. As a licensed acupuncturist, I discuss menstrual health everyday and I’m always surprised by how many women take on the discomfort of PMS as no big thing.  In clinic, when I ask questions around cycle hea...

February 22, 2019

Cupping therapy (CT) is an ancient healing modality that has been used across cultures including Egypt, Asia, Africa and Europe. It is a unique technique of burning out the oxygen from a glass cup and creating a negative pressure massage by suctioning on the surface of...

January 31, 2019

A migraine is a complex medical condition that isn’t easily treated with western pharmacology. Drug therapy may be effective in the short term but lose its efficacy over time. Or the drug may have undesirable side effects.  Both patients and doctors are looking for eff...

October 15, 2018

Welcome to Fall! It is by far my favorite season but I consider it to be one of the most precarious for our health. Fall is a transitional season from the highly energetic Summer/Late Summer, which in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is the most Yang (energy) time of...

October 1, 2018

At our Toronto acupuncture clinic, we consider food (intake, quality and energetics) seriously. We know that the entire body's energy comes from the food we eat and the air we breath.  As we move into fall, one of the best ways that we can support our immune system is...

July 11, 2018

Gua sha is one of the lesser-known forms of treatment used in Chinese medicine. Translated, it means “skin scraping”. But don’t let that frighten you from trying. It. It is simple, painless and helpful for a myriad of conditions.

The overall effect of Gua sha is to brin...

May 25, 2018

Acupuncture and Headaches

            I love treating clients with headaches because acupuncture can significantly reduce the intensity, duration and frequency of the pain. Traditional Chinese Medicine recognizes that many different types of headaches and addresses the...

April 30, 2018

            Cupping therapy is an ancient healing modality that has been used in Ancient Egypt and in Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries. It is a deeply relaxing and fun treatment that promotes blood circulation...

June 26, 2017

Acupuncture for Pain Free Living

Acupuncture has become increasingly popular as an alternative to pharmacological intervention for pain.  In fact, acupuncture is proving to be as effective as western medication for providing pain relief.[1] Without any negative side eff...

April 1, 2017

Traditional chinese medicine correlates springtime with the Liver and GallBladder, both of which are responsible for the free flow of energy throughout the body. The smooth flow of qi means increased energy and a pain-free body. Longer days and brighter sunshine encour...

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Kevin Joubert Registered Acupuncturist

2 Carlton St.                                         (Corner Yonge/College)

Toronto, On M5B 1J3

info@kevinjoubert.com

1st Treatment? Once you've booked online, Kevin will email an online intake form to fill out.