Sheng Di Huang: helpful for diabetes, rheumatic disorders, eczema
Resources

Forms
You will need to complete four forms before your first visit. Click here to downloaded the forms in PDF format. Please bring all relevant test results, such as allergy tests or prior diagnostic results, with you for your first appointment.

If you would like to find a LabCorp site near you for blood tests go to www.labcorp.com

Teleosis is an organization whose goal is to promote sustainable ecological medicine. They provide Green Pharmacy services, where people can return unused drugs for proper disposal. For sites near you check out www.teleosis.org

www.traffic.org is a website that has the Convention in International Trade of Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora (CITES) list. Here you can see which herbs are threatened and are in need of conserving.

Peggy Schafer is a farmer in Petaluma who specializes in organic Chinese herbs. She along with Sean Fannin developed Fu Tian Herbs.
www.chinesemedicinalherbfarm.com

Gancao.net DSHEA Tutorial
DSHEA is the Dietary Supplement and Health Education Act and is the reason for that disclaimer found on dietary supplements that says "This product is not intended to..." In some cases, this law applies to Chinese herbs too. Here's more: http://gancao.net/DSHEA/

Exercise
Exercise is a vital aspect to ones health and can be a lot of fun. Often the right teacher makes all the difference. The following links are resources to excellent professional fitness teachers that I might recommend for you.

Yoga
Deborah Saliby
510-527-9266
www.envisionings.com

Tai Chi
Lenzie Williams
510-655-0218
www.taichiberkeley.com

Herb Dispensaries
The following links are herb dispensaries that sell raw and patented herbs. Even though I have a dispensary at my office, I might recommend one of these fine retail stores for raw herbs or for some product I don't have in stock.

Shen Nong Herbs
1600 Shattuck Ave (at Cedar)
Berkeley, CA 94709
510-849-0290
Hours: M-F 10am-6pm Sat 10am-2pm
Note: Orders filled from prescription only

Draline Tong Herbs
1002 Webster St.
Oakland
510-465-6544

Spring Wind Dispensary
2701 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
415-921-9990
Hours: Mon - Fri: 9:30-5:30

Chung Hsin Herbs
10925 N. Wolfe Rd
Cupertino, CA 95014
408-996-3988

Low Cost or No Cost Medical and Acupuncture Care
Charlotte Maxwell Clinic
5961 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 94609
Free services for women with cancer - Please call for details
510/601-7660

AIMC (Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley)
2550 Shattuck Ave (at Blake)
Berkeley, CA 94704
510/666-8234

Berkeley Acupuncture Project
1834 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-845-1100
www.berkeleyacuproject.com

Community Acupuncture Works
Ninah K. Hofmann, L.Ac.
2889 24th St. (between Florida and Bryant)
San Francisco 94110
415.861.0104
www.caworks.org

Dentists with Holistic Perspective
Sandor Hites, D.D.S.
2240 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-6494

Oloph Granath, D.D.S.
2345 Fourth St., Santa Rosa, 95404
707-528-9411
patientinfo@stunningsmiles.com

Bodywork
Dahlia Silvers, CMT
510-759-4250
www.Massagebydahlia.wordpress.com

Shana Walt, CMT
Craniosacral therapy and neuromuscular reprogramming
in Albany and Marin
415-320-5368
www.awaken2bodywork.com

510.381.4023
david@mellyacupuncture.com


2320 Woolsey Street
Suite 100
Berkeley, CA 94705