Health and Wellness Articles

June 4, 2017
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How does Acupuncture work?

Most people are familiar with acupuncture or at least they are familiar with the idea of inserting needles in people for a therapeutic benefit. Beyond that most people have no idea what acupuncture actually is or how it works.
April 8, 2017
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The 7 Emotions – Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) there are subdivisions of pathogens that can lead to illness. What Are The Seven Emotions? The emotions are considered the major internal causes of disease in TCM. Emotional activity is seen as a normal, internal, physiological response to stimuli from … External factors like wind cold and damp, internal factors i.e. emotions and emotional imbalance and neither internal nor external e.g. parasites, bugs and viruses to name a few. I would like to discuss the internal […]
December 29, 2015
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Lotus Root Tea for Sinusitis

Did you know you can use lotus root to ease sinus problems? Give it a go! How to make Lotus Root Tea for Sinusitus Ingredients 2 Small fresh lotus roots, to yield ¼ cup lotus root juice ¼ Cup water 1 Teaspoons ginger juice, peeled, grated and squeezed from fresh ginger root Small pinch of sea salt Instructions Remove the ends of the lotus roots and peel Using a ceramic grater, grate the lotus roots Using a cheesecloth or your […]