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Posted by: Scott Stewart, LAc., Dipl.
Are you tired of being out of breath? Do you get sick all the time? Are you unable to be active with your kids? Would you like to extend your life? Would you like to begin spring by rejuvenating your lungs and decreasing your risk for disease!
If so, read on . . .
How acupuncture can help you stop smoking?
In a typical treatment session we use both auricular and body acupuncture. The auricular acupuncture is mainly used to stem the physiological urges of smoking, but also helps to regulate the lung, heart, and calm the nervous system. While the body points in conjunction with herbs, aim at clearing heat and phlegm from the lungs, encouraging the body to rebuild damaged tissue, providing nourishment, supplementing lung Qi, and replenishing dried up and lost fluids. They also supplement other organ systems which have been compromised by the heat generated by smoking.
One of the most difficult things to control in addiction is the withdrawals; this is due to an upset in blood sugar levels. You might experience nervousness, irritability, anxiety, and mood swings. Acupuncture is very effective at restoring and maintaining both sugar and insulin levels so your urges don’t spike; and it can regulate any emotional upheaval that may occur.
If you’re ready to make a commitment, then Healing Lotus Acupuncture can help you! We are now offering the Healing Lotus Stop Smoking program to help you stop smoking, and add years to your life. The package includes: 10 acupuncture treatments, a free box of Smoke Free homeopathic tablets, ear seeds for cravings, as well as, herbal and nutritional recommendations.
Sign-up now! Your future health awaits you. Go to services.