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Learn from a Licensed Acupuncturist how to use acupressure points to relieve pain and stress
Moline, IL, March 30, 2015 – For thousands of years acupressure has been used by many different cultures to relieve pain and manage various types of illnesses. Even today, these easy to learn techniques can be very useful in our busy lifestyles. This hands – on - workshop is designed for the general public to learn effective self-care techniques that can be used to reduce pain associated with headaches & sinus problems; as well as, reducing stress.
What is acupressure? It’s the application of pressure and massage to specific acupuncture points in order to elicit a therapeutic response by stimulating the nervous system, specific areas in the brain and local vasculature.
What you will learn? The basic theory behind acupressure points, how to locate them, their actions & indications, contraindications, and how to correctly use them.
This Acupressure Workshop will take place between 6:00 pm and 7:00 pm on March 30th at Healing Lotus Acupuncture, located inside Moline Chiropractic Clinic. The class will be conducted by Scott Stewart, MSAc., Dipl.Ac., LAc., who is a licensed (IL) & board certified (NCCAOM) acupuncture specialist in pain management.
These events fill - up fast, so be sure to reserve your seat. You can also call our office with any questions you might have at: (309) 764-4753.
According to the American Heart Association 1 out 3 or 77.9 million adults have high blood pressure, half of whom don't have it under control. Heart disease is also the leading cause of death for both men and women. In the Quad Cities, the prevalence of heart disease is 9.2% compared to the national average of 6.1%.
Unfortunately, Western medicine's answer to high blood pressure is to suppress the symptom with prescription drugs, which you are expected to take for the rest of your life. That's not a treatment! Getting to the root of the problem and treating the root is the answer to better patient outcomes.
On February 10th at 6pm – 7pm inside Moline Chiropractic Clinic, Dr. Wayne Davis of Moline Chiropractic Clinic and Scott Stewart, MSAc., Dipl.Ac., LAc. of Healing Lotus Acupuncture will be giving a presentation on many of the often overlooked causes of high blood pressure, and the effectiveness of Eastern medicine and chiropractic care, along with lifestyle modifications, which can naturally lower blood pressure. There will also be a brief synopsis on how the mechanism of acupuncture and chiropractic care can modulate the body’s innate regulatory system, and thereby lower blood pressure.
These events fill - up fast, so be sure to reserve your seat. You can also call our office with any questions you might have, (309) 764.4753.
On April 23rd and 24th we will be discussing endometriosis and polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOs) within the framework of Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). The focus of the dialogue will be on TCM's more expansive view of these two conditions, and how TCM has been significantly more successful in the treatment of infertility cases compared to conventional methods of assisted reproductive therapy (ART).
Please come and join us for these two events, which will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday evening at 6pm - 7:30pm. Sign - up early, because seating is limited. To reserve a seat please call (309) 22.214.171.124 or email Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This week’s topic will be extremity pain, and effective ways to treat it. Scott Stewart, LAc, Dipl., will be discussing the mechanism of pain in the extremities from an Eastern point of view, and how these conditions are treated with Chinese medicine. Dr. Davis with be talking about different techniques such as passive and active therapies and joint manipulation.
Some of the conditions that will be covered will be: carpal tunnel, tennis elbow, should pain, knee pain.
Seats fill – up fast, so please sign - up today! You can reserve a seat by calling (309) 764.4753 or sending an email to email@example.com
Healing Lotus Acupuncture and Moline Chiropractic Clinic will be hosting some special events for National Health Week, April 1st – April 5th. All events will be held at 4300 12th Avenue in Moline from 6pm – 7:30pm.
On Tuesday April 2nd Scott Stewart, LAc, Dipl. will be discussing, “How acupuncture works?” This will be one of many successive topics in an Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine Series, which covers some of the theoretical aspects of Eastern medicine.
Wednesday April 3rd Scott Stewart, LAc, Dipl. and Dr. Davis will be discussing chronic fatigue syndrome, its causes and treatment options. This will be the first in a sequence of dialogues called the Lifestyle Transformation Series, which will explore the debilitating effects of a Western lifestyle, and what we can do to counteract this; while instilling an attitude that promotes healthy choices and healthy living.
Friday April 5th we will be screening the movie 9000 Needles. The story of how Traditional Chinese Medicine changed the life of a recent stroke patient, whose insurance refused to cover his therapy.
To reserve a seat for any of these events you can contact Healing Lotus Acupuncture or Moline Chiropractic Clinic by phone at (309) 764-4753. Reservations can also be made by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Davis from the Moline Chiropractic Clinic and Scott Stewart, LAc., Dipl. will be giving a seminar on non-prescriptive treatment options for chronic headaches. Some of the highlights of this seminar will include a short discussion on the differentiation of headache types (tension, migraine, cervicogenic, etc.), diagnosis, and the selection of treatments available from both an Eastern & Western perspective.
Seating is limited, so please call to reserve your place.
Where: Moline Chiropractic Clinic
When: Wednesday March 27th, 2013
Time: 6pm – 7:30pm
For more information you can contact:
Scott Stewart, LAc, Dipl.