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Late Summer and Chinese medicine
The time for the Earth Element is Late Summer, around the 3rd week of August through September and the Fall Equinox. The Spleen and Stomach belong to the Earth element. They help us digest information as well as food, hence they are good for helping us study and setting intention.
Acupuncture and pregnancy
Acupuncture and herbs can help women get pregnant, stabilize the fetus, prevent threatened miscarriage, help with morning sickness, back pain and many more issues that may arise. Acupuncture can also be very effective for cervical ripening and an alternative to medical labor induction.
acupuncture for immune health
“I was a total skeptic. I didn’t believe acupuncture could help me. I was really sick. I didn’t have health insurance. After about two days of protesting, when I was too weak to argue any longer, I was brought in to Denise for help . . .”