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Sherwood Park AB

Sherwood Park Acupuncture &

Traditional Chinese Medicine 

Sherwood Park Acupuncture

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August 2, 2019

Most kids, as well as a lot of adults, are afraid of needles. So the pairing of acupuncture and kids might not be an obvious one. However, more and more parents are seeking alternative methods of treatment for their children, because our conventional medical system is faltering a bit. Pharmaceuticals are proving to be more harmful than beneficial for many people, especially kids, whose brains and bodies aren’t yet fully develo...

July 2, 2019

Statistics show eight out of 10 people will experience low back pain at some point during their life. Seeking medical treatment for back pain is very common. Typically back pain is fleeting and can be easily resolved with rest, heat and an occasional anti-inflammatory like ibuprofen. However, once the damage is done, the recurrence of back pain can be as high as 50 percent. Part of this is because as we age, things like muscle...

June 1, 2019

Statistics show that almost eight out of 10 people experience low back pain at some point during their life. Seeking medical treatment for back pain is very common. Typically back pain is fleeting and can be easily resolved with rest, heat and an occasional anti-inflammatory like ibuprofen. However, once the damage is done, the recurrence of back pain can be as high as 50 percent. Part of this is because as we age, things like...

May 8, 2019

In traditional Chinese medical theory, one of the best ways to stay healthy is to live in balance with the seasons. Balance, in this context, means mindfully crafting your diet and certain aspects of your lifestyle based on what season it is. 

An easy way to think about this is with fruits and vegetables: we are lucky these days to have grocery stores stocked year round with fruits and vegetables from every corner of the globe...

February 18, 2019

The human consciousness is the worlds most advanced super computer.

We use such limited amounts of our brain’s true capacity, some say  many of us are operating at less than 10% of our potential awareness!

So when utilizing esoteric acupuncture I find its helpful to think of the brain as this super computer.

You update your iPhone regularly, you install virus protection software on your computer to protect it, and constantly empt...

February 11, 2019

Everyone feels cold sometimes, especially with the cold snap we have been having here in Alberta, but some people are perpetually chilled to a point where it interferes with their lives. 

From a Traditional Chinese Medicine perspective, there are two different kinds of cold in the body: full cold and empty cold. Full cold refers to a condition where there is an excess of cold-type energy in the body leading to a feeling of cold...

February 5, 2019

     

Ginger is a common sp