Episode 82 – Acupuncture Benefits, Eastern Medicine Practices w/ Dr. Ashley Maltz

Episode 82 – Acupuncture Benefits, Eastern Medicine Practices w/ Dr. Ashley Maltz

Curious about acupuncture and the benefits of it? If you’re curious about Eastern medicine practices too, Dr. Ashley Maltz covers it in this episode of the Thrival Nutrition Podcast!

Holding a Board Certification in both Internal and Integrative Medicine, Dr. Ashley Maltz practices Integrative Medicine in Austin, Texas. She earned her MD and Master in Public Health from the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston.

She completed her residency in Internal and Preventive Medicine at UTMB in 2011 followed by a 2-year Integrative Medicine Fellowship at Stamford Hospital in Stamford, CT.

Dr. Maltz has been trained in medical acupuncture, trigger point injections, meditation, spirituality, nutrition, mind-body therapies, botanicals and herbs via an intensive 1000-hour curriculum created by The University of Arizona Integrative Medicine Program founded by Dr. Andrew Weil. She completed a 300-hour Medical Acupuncture course through the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate in 2011.

She is a former Assistant Professor at the University of New Mexico’s School of Medicine and her specific interests include helping her patients improve their health through lifestyle interventions including, but not limited to, eastern medical practices, nutrition, botanicals, mind-body techniques and by decreasing environmental exposures.

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Lahana Vigliano

Lahana Vigliano is a Certified Clinical Nutritionist and CEO of Thrival Nutrition. She has her Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition Science and currently pursing her Masters Degree in Nutrition Science and Functional Medicine. Lahana and her team help support women who struggle with weight loss, hormonal imbalances, digestive issues, chronic fatigue, and many other lingering issues that leaves women not feeling their best. She uses food as medicine, as well as herbs and supplements when needed, to support her clients. She looks at the whole body holistically making sure women are understanding how nutrition, sleep, stress, and their environment impact their health. Connect with her on Facebook + Instagram (@thrivalnutrition).