Moxa: An Ancient Fire Acupuncture Therapy

Moxa (Moxibustion) is a form of fire heat treatment that stimulates specific acupuncture points of the body. The term is derived from the Japanese “mogusa” meaning herb (mugwort) and the Latin “bustion” meaning burning. Up until this century, before the advancement of ‘modern medicine’, acupuncturists played the role of physician in China and Japan. The patient [...]

Could a vitamin IV drip really make me look more beautiful? That was the question on my mind before I tried one a week ago. Intravenous vitamin therapy is the latest celebrity health fad, and proponents say it can do everything from boost your glow to increase your energy levels. Sounds pretty cool, right? I visited [...]

Herbs for Digestion: The Power of Bitter

Herbs for Digestion: The Power of Bitter By Kerry Bone, BSc (hons), Dipl. Phyto. Many cultures (and indeed herbal clinicians) around the world have long respected the role of bitter herbs and foods for promoting digestion. For example, aperitifs – drinks consumed before a meal to stimulate appetite and digestion – were originally derived from bitter herbs. [...]

Health Challenges of Aging and How Acupuncture Can Help By: Vanessa Vogel Batt, L.Ac., MSTOM "Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator." -- Confucius, ancient Chinese teacher and philosopher. Could [...]

There are many things that can provoke mood swings, such as chemical imbalances in the brain, side effects from medications, everyday stressful events and, in the case of women in menopause or men going through andropause, fluctuations within the hormonal system. Rapidly changing moods can present quality of life issues and may be a symptom [...]

Relatively unknown to most people living in the West until recently, cupping therapy is an alternative therapeutic method that has been popular in China since around 1000 B.C. Some records show that variations of cupping practices might actually be much older — possibly dating as far back as 3000 B.C. And for good reason. Cupping [...]

Community Acupuncture

Our spa is now offering community acupuncture treatments.  Bring a friend or come on your own... Tuesday evenings from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.  This is an excellent opportunity for those new to acupuncture to come at a reduced cost and to even bring a friend if you feel nervous about the treatment itself. You may call the [...]

Essential Oils

Breathe deeply. Our essential oils and oil blends take you on a sensory journey that can instantly soothe, enliven, or balance both body and mind. Breathe deeply. Our essential oils and oil blends take you on a sensory journey that can instantly soothe, enliven, or balance both body and mind.

Now Offering B-12 Injections

Boosts Qi  Immune System  :  Combats Stress B12 is a needed Vitamin to support our immune system to fight STRESS We need to protect and defend our natural resources.  In todays world the output defies our input in our world.  Take advantage to Conquer Stress with the great savings we offer. Currently offering B12 injections [...]

What are the 7 Chakras?

The 7 Chakras are the energy centers in our body in which energy flows through. Blocked energy in our 7 Chakras can often lead to illness so it's important to understand what each Chakra represents and what we can do to keep this energy flowing freely. Here's our quick summary: 1. Root Chakra - Represents our foundation [...]