Pediatric Acupuncture by Naomi Brebes, L.Ac.

Pediatric Acupuncture What is Pediatric Acupuncture? Pediatric acupuncture is safe, natural, and a gentle way to address many childhood ailments.  Pediatric acupuncture is tailored to fit the needs of children ages 1 month into the teen years. A skilled licensed acupuncturist will use a combination of treatment methods to best address the child’s symptoms. Each . . .

Read More

Winter: Water Element of Chinese Traditional Medicine

5 Elements in Traditional Chinese Medicine Taoism: Fire (heart/small intestine, Summer), Earth (spleen/stomach, Harvest), Metal (lung/large intestine, Autumn), Water (kidney/bladder, Winter), Wood (liver/gallbladder, Spring)   Definitions: Qi (pronounced “chee”): immaterial, like vapor, a subtle powerful vital force in our bodies, derived from our prenatal life and everyday lifestyle. Energy, life force, moving power, bio-electricity Yin . . .

Read More