Classical Five Element Acupuncture is a gentle yet powerful approach to health that has withstood the test of centuries. It has been proven effective for more than 5000 years and is recognized by The World Health Organization and the National Institute of Health as beneficial for many conditions. It treats not only the physical symptoms of discomfort and disease, but uncovers and heals the emotional and mental distress that often is the root cause of physical illness.
Chi, life force, flows through channels, or meridians within the human body. When this energy is obstructed, disease and often, pain sets in. Acupuncture helps to remove the obstruction and restore harmony and balance to the natural flow of chi. Once the energy is balanced, maintaining it results in preventive healthcare.
Acupuncture Treatments benefit individuals that are in generally good health by maintaining and /or increasing their vital energy and quality of life. It is especially advisable to balance the flow of chi in each season: Spring, Summer, Late Summer, Fall and Winter.
Most health problems that can be helped:
- Stress-related disorders
- Auto Immune Diseases
- Herniated Disc
- Backaches and Neck Pains
- Infertility & Menstrual Disorders
- Ulcers, Colitis and other Digestive disorders
- Chemotherapy and Radiation side-effects
- And many other conditions
Five Element Acupuncture is used in conjunction with Western medicine and other modalities to promote recuperation from surgeries, injuries and other conditions. It is a drugless therapy free from medical side effects and risks. The holistic nature of acupuncture can treat diseases that have not responded to other forms of treatments, or symptoms that cannot be explained by conventional medicine.