Acupuncture and Cupping for an Acute Injury

These last six weeks have been monsoon season here in New York City. Everything was soaked, soggy, and slippery.

And that makes for poor bike riding conditions. A few weeks ago, I was riding home from my Tai Ji class in central park. I was trying to be cautious, but when I hit a muddy spot on a turn my bike slipped out form under me.

Splat, I fell

I fell right on my elbow.

I was worried. Is this going to require a serious rehab time?  I knew, no mater what, it soon swell up badly and needed quick … Read More