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On Health and Acupuncture

Health is a relative term. It could be considered that we are healthy when we feel well or when we don’t display any symptoms of a disease. Ideally, our bodies and our minds know when we’re not in perfect health and automatically adjust to try to bring us back. This works very well most...
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The Five Element Theory (part 2)

Just like they affect everything in the Universe, Five Elements also determine how our bodies and minds work. According to the Five Element Theory, the Human body is a microcosm of Nature. It contains different networks for distributing Blood, Moisture and Qi and two groups of Organs are responsible for this: Yin (Solid) organs and...
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The “Qi” Theory

The Theory of Life Force (Qi) is at the core of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). It proposes that everything in Nature is made of energy called Qi (“chee”). This energy animates live things but also inhabits material world (matter is described as “Qi taking shape”). In addition to being an “ingredient”...
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Acupuncture Theory

Acupuncture and The Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a result of thousands of years of study and observation. Like Western Medicine, it is a product of many different schools of thought and many different influences, among others: Taoist, Buddhist and Confucian. In the West, our approach to life has been to conquer the Earth and...
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What can Acupuncture heal?

Our bodies know how to heal themselves and Acupuncture works by connecting and directing that power. Our bodies and minds are exposed to detrimental influences of our surroundings and weather every day of our lives and our bodies do an amazing job of adjusting and protecting themselves. However, when these influences are too powerful,...
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Why Acupuncture?

If you are here, it may already be clear to you why we should learn and / or practice Acupuncture. If its not clear yet, here are a few reasons: Acupuncture treats the whole body – not just the symptom. It will not just remove your migraine, it will also remove all of other symptoms...
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