Digestion

Five Reasons Acupuncture Helps Digestive Function

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Digestion is a complex task performed by the body. It begins in the mouth and finishes when the ingested food leaves the body through the rectum. For all we have learned over the years regarding digestion, there is still so much more we don’t know or are still learning. For example, it wasn’t until recently, the last 10 years or so, that modern medicine confirmed our gastrointestinal tract is our second brain. This discovery is drastically changing the way the body and its many functions are viewed, because everything we put in our mouths can potentially have life-altering effects on the mind, as well as the body.  continue reading »

Herbal Tonics for Digestion

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Digestive disorders can be simple like flatulence or gas, or they can be much more serious, such as Crohn’s disease. But regardless of the severity of the disease, there is no doubt digestive disorders affect far more people than they should, especially in the United States. A recent survey reports nearly 74 percent of all Americans are living with digestive issues. Most people don’t report it to their doctors either, because they assume it is normal to have gas, bloating or abdominal pain. But these symptoms can be indicators of much more serious underlying problems. continue reading »

Will acupuncture help you?

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Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an effective therapy for more than forty diseases.  Most schools of TCM and acupuncture include treatments for the elderly, children, sports injuries, pregnancy and women’s health, such as:

  • sciatica
  • shoulder pain
  • depression
  • facial pain, Bell’s palsy
  • knee pain, low back pain
  • neck pain, elbow pain
  • skin conditions
  • painful menstruation
  • menopause
  • colds and flu
  • constipation and diarrhea
  • insomnia
  • infertility
  • chronic fatigue
  • allergies
  • anxiety
  • migraines
  • carpal tunnel
  • arthritis
  • grinding teeth/clenching jaw
  • stop smoking
  • and much more!

* Non Needle treatments are available at the clinic, such as Bodytalk, Reiki and tuning fork sound therapy, and distance healing is available as well, utilizing Bodytalk and Reiki- please contact the clinic to set up a time.