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    “To know that you do not know is the best. To think you know when you do not is a disease. Recognizing this disease as a disease is to be free of it.” ― Lao Tzu

    SARS CoV-2 Antibody Blood Test: Pre-Order Now!

    SARS CoV-2 Antibody Blood Test: Pre-Order Now!

    **$120 fee: Pre-Order Here! **Does not include cost for blood draw: $40 at Pekoe. Requires scheduling. (We are working on trying to find a way to reduce the cost of blood draw... stay tuned!!) **Tests will be available 5/7! New IgM + IgG Antibody Test For The Novel...

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    Nature’s Medicine: Entheogenic Plants

    Nature’s Medicine: Entheogenic Plants

     According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, as of March 2020, more than 750,000 people have died since 1999 from a drug overdose. Two out of three drug overdose deaths in 2018 involved an opioid. Opioids are substances that work in the nervous system...

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    The Importance of Transgender Rights

    On 6/12/20 the Trump administration roll back non-discriminatory protections of LGBTQ people in regards to health care and health insurance. Read this NPR article for more information. This ruling creates a grey area within our laws that allows healthcare providers to...

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    SARS CoV-2 Antibody Blood Test: Pre-Order Now!

    SARS CoV-2 Antibody Blood Test: Pre-Order Now!

    **$120 fee: Pre-Order Here! **Does not include cost for blood draw: $40 at Pekoe. Requires scheduling. (We are working on trying to find a way to reduce the cost of blood draw... stay tuned!!) **Tests will be available 5/7! New IgM + IgG Antibody Test For The Novel...

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    SARS CoV-2 TCM / Acupuncture Treatment Study

    SARS CoV-2 TCM / Acupuncture Treatment Study

    Here is a rough translation from a study in China on the effectiveness of Acupuncture & Chinese Herbs for SARS CoV-2. Of course this isn't a traditional double blind placebo study, nor is it peer reviewed, but all info coming out right now are pre-print and we're...

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    Resetting of your annual deductible

    Resetting of your annual deductible

    Happy new year, means happy new resetting of insurance benefits! Let us know if anything has changed in your current policy, if you have a new policy, or if you have any questions. Here is some helpful information about new year, and the new you. What is a deductible?...

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    Accessibility in a Historic DC Building

    How Does Pekoe do it?  You may have seen pictures of Pekoe and its staff on social media but have you ever been on a tour of Pekoe or checked out all of its accessibility features? In this post we take time to tell you a bit more about the awesome healing space...

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    Happy Open Enrollment Season!

    Happy Open Enrollment Season!

    Picking an acupuncture-friendly policy It’s open enrollment season and you know what that means: it’s time to make decisions about your 2020 insurance coverage! We get a lot of questions about which plan you should pick to get the most of your acupuncture benefits....

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    Zantac and Possible Cancer Risks

    Zantac and Possible Cancer Risks

    It has been found that ranitidine (Zantac), contains an impurity called N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a probable human carcinogen. Zantac is one of the most common over-the-counter medications used my millions of people around the world. Still many questions are...

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    2019-10-05 09:18:32
    This review is for Dr. Minchu Chen. I've had chronic fatigue throughout the past year for multiple reasons. I woke up feeling tired, was unproductive at...
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    2019-05-28 11:35:19
    REVIEW: ACUPUNCTURE WITH DR. CHENUPDATE: I would advise yelpers to read the reply from the business owner. I've also updated the review to emphasize the...
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    Aurore L.
    2019-03-15 15:31:57
    I really love this place. I've been coming here for a few weeks now and just love the little inviting touches like warm tea available anytime you come in,...

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