With flu season upon us, Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture can be the one-two punch you need to keep yourself healthy and productive this winter season!
After assessing you and coming up with a personalized treatment plan, our practioners will be able to target your body’s weaknesses to both treat your existing ailments and to help strengthen your immune system for future prevention. The benefits of Chinese herbal medicine can be seen across a wide range of conditions, from the common cold to chronic fatigue to stress/anxiety and arthritis among others.
With hundreds of herbs and thousands of combinations to be tailored to your body’s specific needs, Chinese herbal medicine is a natural, powerful alternative to the flu medicine you might be used to. Similarly, by restoring balance to the body through the strategic use of thin, shallowly inserted needles, acupuncture stimulates nerves, muscles, and connective tissue to give your body the help it needs to fight off immune system pests. There is also other benefits like relief of chronic pain, digestive disorders, and joint pain (snow-shoveling, any one?).
Whether you try them as a pair or just start with one, Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture are tried and tested methods of treatment that will be able to help your body through this winter in the most natural and healthy way possible!