frequently questioned answers
Modern acupuncture needles are stainless steel, and are between one-half and three inches long, ultra-fine, and quite flexible. They are pre-sterilized, non-toxic, and disposable (single-use).When the needles are tapped into the skin, there may not be any sensation. Much depends on the location (hands and feet tend to be more sensitive), the condition being treated, and the acupuncturist’s technique.
This network connects every organ and part of the body, providing balance, regulation, and coordination of physiological processes. Pain and ill health result when the flow of Qi through the body is disrupted or blocked. This can be caused by many things, including disease, pathogens, trauma/ injuries, and medication (side effects), as well as lifestyle factors such as overwork, poor diet, emotions, lack of rest, and stress.
Herbal medicine is one of the oldest and most sophisticated branches of Asian Medicine. Written history of Asian herbology dates back approximately 2,000 years. In Asian Medicine, herbs are rarely given singly. Instead, they are combined in a formula to maximize synergistic effects and to minimize side effects. Some herbs are processed with other herbs to negate their toxic effects. For example, Ban Xia (pinellia rhizome) is commonly dry fried with Sheng Jiang (raw ginger) before being administered.
You can rediscover your body and prevent future inflammation and illnesses. Our Detox Diet is not a “zero calorie diet.” Detox Tea combines the healing powers of dozens of potent & natural herbs that have been fermented for over three years to supply ample and wholesome nutrients for the body. While providing your body with beneficial nutrients, Detox Tea initiates a self-healing process.
According to the Traditional Asian Medicine, winkles begin internally from a constitutional imbalance and fundamental weakness of Qi (pronounced “CHEE”). Qi is the energy that circulates throughout the body within a series of pathways to different organs. The body’s natural energy flow is what provides nourishment, support and energy to every cell, tissue, muscle and organ.