Give your Cardiovascular System a Loving Boost

The cardiovascular system consists of the heart and blood vessels,  and is responsible for carrying nutrients and oxygen to the tissues and removing carbon dioxide and other waste from them. Diseases affecting the cardiovascular system include arteriosclerosis, coronary artery disease,  heart valve disease, arrhythmia, heart failure, hypertension, orthostatic hypotension, shock, endocarditis, diseases of the aorta…

Enhance Your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture

Enhance Your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture The endocrine system is responsible for hormonal functions in the body and produces 30 distinct hormones,  each of which has a very specific job to do. This system controls your physical growth, mood,  hormone output, reproduction, mental functionality and immune system. When not working properly, you become more susceptible to…

21 day Cleanse and Purification Program

Why do we become toxic and do need to Cleanse Our Body? Environmental toxins: Such as plastic water bottles, pesticides, hairspray, deodorant, blush, hair dye, etc, can slowly poison our system. These toxins can lead to estrogen dominance and through our hormonal balance off center. Than we get chronically stressed and maybe cannot sleep well.…

Treating Autoimmune Disorders with Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Autoimmune diseases are a group of disorders in which the immune system attacks the body and destroys or alters tissues. There are more than eighty serious chronic illnesses in this category including rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes, lupus, thyroid disease, inflammatory bowel disease, Addison’s disease, pernicious anemia, celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and Guillain–Barré…

Foods Helpful for Gallstones

Foods Helpful for Gallstones USE ORGANIC FOODS Fresh vegetable juices (beet and cucumber especially) Drink lots of water – very important Garlic and garlic oil Avocados Artichokes Ginger root Coconuts Grapes and freshly pressed grape juice (organic grapes only) are especially helpful Apples particularly including apple juice apricots berries casaba melons currants figs guavas lemons…

Yin and Yang Foods

By: Claudia Weitkemper L.Ac., O.M.D.-RN-Naturopath   Foods to tonify YIN: Millet, Barley, Wheat, Wheat germ, Rice, Quinoa, Amaranth, Seaweeds, Micro-Algae (Chlorella & Spirulina), Tofu, Black Beans, Kidney Beans, Mulberry, Potatoes, Yams, Water Chestnut, Black Sesame seeds, Goat milk, Yoghurt, Cheese, Kefir, Eggs, Clam, Crab, Abalone, Oyster, Mung- Beans and their Sprouts, Beets, String Beans, Persimmon, Watermelon,…

Purify Your Body

Purification, also known as detoxification, can help you remove natural toxins from your body and help maintain a healthy weight. We are exposed to toxins from our environment every day, including pollutants, pesticides and chemicals. Internally our bodies produce waste byproducts as a result of a normal metabolic function. Although your body is designed to rid itself of these toxins naturally, it can become overburdened. Purification offers your body additional support to expel toxins and help you to loose weight, which is important to maintain your health and vitality.

Toxins can contribute to a wide range of symptoms, such as:

Fertility

Whether you are just beginning to plan for pregnancy and would like to increase your chances, or whether you have been trying for years . . . whether you are conceiving naturally or with the help of reproductive medical techniques . . . acupuncture can help you. Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years…