Traditional Chinese Medicine

The Kidney Essence – Governing Vitality and Longevity

2018-01-15T00:49:43+00:00

In Chinese Medicine, the kidneys are often referred to as the Root of Life. This is because they store what is referred to as our Essence. Essence is inherited from our parents and established at conception. Essence determines our basic constitution. The kidneys determine our level of health throughout the stages of life. Below I will [...]

The Kidney Essence – Governing Vitality and Longevity 2018-01-15T00:49:43+00:00

How To Keep Your Teeth Healthy With Acupuncture

2018-01-15T00:52:02+00:00

When you think of taking care of your teeth, do you think of acupuncture? You probably don’t and that’s not unusual. Most people believe that brushing, flossing and a trip to the dentist for a cleaning twice a year is a good dental routine. And for most, it is. But for some people, that routine [...]

How To Keep Your Teeth Healthy With Acupuncture 2018-01-15T00:52:02+00:00

9 Remarkable Benefits of Cupping Therapy

2018-01-15T00:53:26+00:00

 1. Pain relief Pain relief is one of the main reasons people use cupping. Cupping targets soft tissue with pressure applied to pain points and areas of swelling. This helps to increase blood flow and give the tissues important nutrients and oxygen. It’s believed to help release tissues deep within the body, relax tense muscles and [...]

9 Remarkable Benefits of Cupping Therapy 2018-01-15T00:53:26+00:00

Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Traditional Chinese Medicine

2018-01-15T01:00:44+00:00

Many sufferers of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) seek relief from acupuncture. While some medical practitioners use IBS as a "one size fits all" diagnosis, practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) approach IBS on an individual, symptom-by-symptom basis. Avoiding a standard IBS diagnosis helps to avoid a blanket IBS treatment. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, what [...]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Traditional Chinese Medicine 2018-01-15T01:00:44+00:00

How Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Treat Neck, Back, and Sciatic Pain

2018-01-15T02:01:40+00:00

Chinese medicine states that the body is interconnected; no one part can be separated from another. The diagnosis and treatment is based upon identifying specific imbalances in the muscles and the body as a whole. Correcting the imbalance does not just treat the symptoms or mask the condition, but rather corrects the root of the problem [...]

How Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Treat Neck, Back, and Sciatic Pain 2018-01-15T02:01:40+00:00