Acupuncture is a traditional therapy in which sterile needles are inserted into acupuncture points. Each point formulation is based off of traditional diagnosis performed by a licensed professional. Acupuncture can increase blood flow, stimulate Qi (energy), and enhance the biochemical balance within the body. This increased flow of Qi can stimulate the body’s self-healing abilities while promoting physical and emotional wellbeing. It is highly useful but not limited for stress relief, pain management, balancing hormones and immune dysfunction.
Cupping is a therapy in which the skin and superficial muscle layer to be lightly drawn into the cup. Cupping is much like the inverse of massage rather than applying pressure to muscles, it uses gentle pressure to pull them upward. For most patients, this is a particularly relaxing and relieving sensation.
These invisible meridian channels keep the body healthy by dumping unwanted toxins and wastes. When they are congested, the person will feel sluggish and unhealthy. Meridian therapy helps the body with manual massage to stimulate the flow of meridian energy, thus speeding the process of toxin elimination.
Energy healing is a technique that helps release blocked energy which causes stress upon our body. This stress causes our body to be in poor health and can show up and various symptoms. By using energy healing we are focusing on strengthening our immunity and balancing our endocrine system. This type of therapy works in conjunction with Traditional Chinese Medicine as both work together to create a harmony of energy flow within our body.
Moxibustion is a traditional Chinese medicine technique that involves the burning of mugwort, a herb used to facilitate healing. Moxibustion has been used throughout Asia for thousands of years. The purpose of moxibustion, as with most forms of traditional Chinese medicine, is to strengthen the blood, stimulate the flow of qi, and maintain general health. Moxa can be commonly used for therapies including joint pain and infertility.