Archive for category: Acupuncture

  • Bell’s Palsy
     

    Bell’s Palsy

    Imagine that you are getting ready to go to work and are feeling totally fineone minute, and then suddenly realizing that half of your face feels a cold, numbing sensation, like you’ve just been to [...]

     
     
  • Acupuncture: the ancient medical wonder
     

    Acupuncture: the ancient medical wonder

    What a wonder is the ancient medical art of Acupuncture. Today in most western cultures it is considered a “new alternative” medicine. In reality Acupuncture (and its related Moxibustion) are practiced medical treatments that are [...]

     
     
  • Acupunctures of the world
     

    Acupunctures of the world

    Styles of Acupuncture: Japanese Style  Chinese Style  The TaiJin Yin Yang Treatment  Pediatric Acupuncture  European Acupuncture Acupuncture originated in China, with its organization and description first found in the Nei Jing (Classic of Internal Medicine). [...]

     
     
  • TUI NA
     

    TUI NA

    Tui Na is the traditional system of Chinese style physical therapy or massage. It is used in conjunction with acupuncture to enhance treatments in a variety of musculo-skeletal conditions.

     
     
  • Cupping
     

    Cupping

    Cupping is a technique where a glass cup or bamboo jar is suctioned onto the body and allowed to sit for about ten minutes. This technique stimulates circulation, relieves swelling, and greatly enhances an acupuncture [...]

     
     
  • MOXIBUSTION
     

    MOXIBUSTION

    Moxibustion is a technique in which a Chinese herb called mugwort or Artemesia Vulgaris is used to apply heat to an acupuncture point. It is used to treat certain debilitating conditions as well as arthritis [...]