10. October 2019 · Comments Off on The Deep Relaxing Heat Therapy Of Moxibustion · Categories: Chinese Medicine · Tags:

In moxibustion therapy, acupuncturists will proceed to put blobs of moxa onto the tip of acupuncture needles stuck into selected acupuncture points in the body of the patient. The moxa is then light up. While this may cause some anxiety in patients, the ensuing warmth pervades deep into the body of the patient, replenishing his energy levels and relaxing his muscles.

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30. May 2019 · Comments Off on Healthy Living Through Moxibustion, Acupuncture And Herbs · Categories: Acupuncture · Tags: , ,

When you hear the word acupuncture, what is the first thing that comes to mind? If you say needles, then you are among the majority. The needles are the reason most people are reluctant to try acupuncture in Miami. This is totally understandable. For me, one of my obstacles in studying acupuncture was my personal dislike of needles. From kid to adulthood, I had … Continue reading

27. September 2018 · Comments Off on Moxibustion Treatment For Cold Conditions And For Severe Menstrual Bleeding · Categories: Acupuncture · Tags:

When we think about Chinese medicine, we usually think of acupuncture. But even the Chinese term for acupuncture, “Shen Jiu”, literally means “Acupuncture and Moxibustion”.

In ancient China, it was rare that moxibustion wasn’t used when acupuncture therapy was performed. Moxibustion is a form of heat therapy that involves burning of mugwort or moxa plant on certain acupuncture points.

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22. March 2018 · Comments Off on Evidence Of The Efficacy Of Moxibustion And Acupuncture In Correcting Breech Baby Positions · Categories: Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine · Tags:

A proper birth means the baby is born with first the head coming out. Breech baby is a condition in which the baby is positioned in the womb of the mother feet or bottom down instead of head down. About three to four percent of babies are in breech near the final phase of their mother’s pregnancy at about 37 weeks. Lot of breech babies … Continue reading