Shiatsu is a form of Asian bodywork, with its origins in traditional Chinese medicine. Similar to acupuncture and its diagnostic methods, Shiatsu utilizes acupoints and energy channels (meridians) in treatment.
Traditional Chinese medicine views the body differently from the Western medical view of the body as composed of organs, muscles, … Read More
Holistic health is a form of healing that focuses on the whole person – the body, mind, and spirit. It includes treatments that help people gain proper life balance, including acupuncture and massage therapy.
Because it is such an effective and increasingly popular field of healthcare, many people are pursuing … Read More
Holistic medicine focuses on treatments that address the whole person, rather than treating illness or disease as an isolated incident. Any illness or disease that occurs is viewed as a dysfunction of the person as a whole. The holistic physician takes into consideration physical, nutritional, environmental, emotional, spiritual, or lifestyle … Read More
Going to massage school is a personal, unique experience for all students. At the same time, there are many things about it that are common to everyone. The following are four things prospective students should know about going to massage school that can help them determine if it’s the right … Read More
Practicing yoga benefits a variety of health conditions, including fibromyalgia. Yoga reduces the physical and psychological symptoms of chronic pain in women with fibromyalgia, according to a new study by York University researchers. The study is the first to look at the effects of yoga on fibromyalgia, specifically its cortisol … Read More