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John Stan

About John Stan

John Stan is the founder and co-owner of Eastern Currents Ltd., the Vancouver Canada based manufacturer of the Acufast needles. Eastern Currents is also an importer and national distributor of acupuncture/natural heath products. John is also a practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine with over 30 years of experience.

#TigerTrash2022 – Lunar New Year Giveaway

Happy Lunar New Year! To celebrate the year of the Water Tiger in 2022, Acufast is giving away 12 Acufast prize packs to 12 lucky practitioners on Instagram. Bring your best tiger energy to your practice by trying Acufast’s Earth Friendly Needles, which is great for you, your practice’s bottom [...]


Acupuncture Now Foundation Supports Green Needling

We here at Acufast Needles are excited to share with you an endorsement of our efforts to reduce needle waste in our profession and our give back to Nature tree planting program. The Acupuncture Now Foundation has worked tirelessly to provide practitioners with resources to help them promote acupuncture [...]


#ItsEasyGoingGreen – Earth Day Giveaway

Acufast Earth Friendly Needles is committed to reducing Acu-Trash and Reforesting the planet every day, but in honour of Earth Month we want to show you #itseasygoinggreen! And to celebrate, we’re giving away 5 Acufast Prize Packs over on Instagram, plus offering a chance to win half a year’s [...]


Say No to Acu-Trash! The Acufast Story

As practitioners of TCM, our health model is closely linked to Nature and its myriad systems of inter-relationships. Thus, it is understandable that you may feel a pang of guilt at the end of the day when you look at the waste produced from needling. I know, I did [...]


Get to Know Acufast – Video

Acufast is a revolutionary acupuncture needle! You’re an acupuncture practitioner, and you care about your patients and the planet. That’s why we developed a revolutionary new solution that is the most environmentally low-impact acupuncture needle on the market. High-quality acupuncture needles coupled with biodegradable packaging, reduced [...]