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Detox & Weight Loss
Over 600 patients have completed our Detox Diet program and experienced improvements with obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, arthritis, allergies, skin diseases, depression and other chronic diseases.
Obesity is a serious health problem and is characterized by contribution of abdominal subcutaneous fat accumulation which has been associated with meal structure and diet composition like additional intake of processed foods and fewer physical activities.
Over 50% of Americans are overweight with 20% classified as obese(body mass index>30kg/m2). In Korea, according to 2010 Korean Adults National Health and Nutrition Survey, 31% of Korean adults are obese. Reasons for obesity vary and may include an unbalanced diet, genetics, social and economic factors, insufficient exercise, endocrine disorders, and a variety of mental and emotional disorders. The problem caused by obesity is various chronic diseases, such as diabetes, hypertension, arteriosclerosis, hypercholesterolemia, cardiac disease, and cerebrovascular disease. Furthermore, health concerns regarding obesity take into consideration the amount of fat and its distribution. Visceral fat tissue, placed within the peritoneum, peritoneum and encompassing organ, provides free fatty acids and leads to fat deposition within the liver.
In general, primary methods for resolving obesity are drugs, exercise, diet, and behavior modification therapy. More recently the potential value of oriental medicine approaches, such as herbal medicine, acupuncture, electro acupuncture and acupressure has become apparent. On these methods, acupuncture is one of the most popular alternative therapies, and it has been used to treat obesity for thousands of years. Besides, electro acupuncture is in which an electric wave is passed through acupuncture needles. The parameters of the electro acupuncture can be precisely characteristic and the results are reproducible.
According to oriental medicine, obesity is a disease arising from qi and blood stagnation and its source is phlegm-dampness. The mechanism of oriental medicine is a slow process of coordinating the human vitality, and that it happens with the combination of acupuncture and herbal medicine for two to three months period.
'Oriental Medicine diagnoses
overweight and obesity into four types'
1. Excessive Internal Phlegm and Dampness
2. Stagnation of Qi (vital energy) and Blood
3. Yang Deficiency of Spleen and Kidney
4. Liver Qi Stagnation
Meridian is a combination of Jing and Luo channel, and it is a way of qi and blood flow. Within the body it communicates up and down, inside and outside, and carries the blood of the whole body and harmonizes the yin and yang to control the functional activity. Because the human body is a living organism, if the meridian is clogged, various diseases can be occurred.Meridian Therapy refers to the technique of applying constant and moderate pressure to the acupuncture points. It is a way to smooth the flow of body meridians, which is the passage of blood and the energy flowing through the human body. It also promotes the natural healing power of the physiological function and pathological changes of the human organ system. Meridian Therapy accelerates the flow of blood and lymph fluid to stimulate metabolism, moreover the constant acupressure treatment regulates autonomic nervous system failure. This increases immune function by enhancing natural healing power.
EA is the stimulation of acupuncture points by passing electricity between acupuncture needles and electric stimulation is applied for commonly 15~20 minutes. The study of EA for obesity has been actively carried out since 1992.
EA is one of important modalities in oriental obesity therapy. In recent years, access to obesity information has become easier for medical consumer and evidence-based medical theory is strongly required.
For the attention of EA, when selecting acupuncture points, the two points should not be crossed the Ren meridian which is the center line of the body, and a patient with heart pacemaker is forbidden to have EA.
Cupping Detox Therapy
The benefits of cupping is to release toxins and get rid of disease in the body, the bruising you may notice is not a bruise like someone damaging but more of dead blood coming to the surface, the more you cup that area the lighter and healthier it becomes. If there is just redness, its also creating blood flow in the area to facilitate healing. There are different ways to do the cupping, and I have literally become a cupping queen, I love it. I have found it releases the tissue so much faster than using the hands, and yes I still use my hands but if there is an area that is tough, I will do some pump release technique to speed it along. I am all for getting you better faster. So in a nutshell, cupping is great for stimulating blood flow, and moving lymph and loosening fascia for a speedy recovery.
A wonderful ancient technique has found it’s place in the modern world of healing. Cupping Therapy is based on the common practice of Chinese cupping therapy, and the incredible results that this simple treatment produces have truly impressed those who experience it’s subtle power.
By creating suction and negative pressure, Cupping Therapy is used to soften tight muscles and tone attachments, loosen adhesions and lift connective tissue, bring hydration and blood flow to body tissues, and drain excess fluids and toxins by opening lymphatic pathways. Cupping Therapy is versatile and can easily be modified to accomplish a range of techniques, from lymphatic drainage to deep tissue release. This complements many health modalities ranging from spa treatments to medical massage and physical therapy.
It wakes the body up and makes it feel invigorated, at the same time producing a profound level of healing through nervous system sedation.
It stimulates the skin by increasing circulation while separating fused tissue layers and draining lymph to promote a smooth appearance and healthy glow.
It works deeper by loosening adhesions, facilitating the muscles to operate more independently and stimulating healthy elimination of accumulated debris in the tissues, organs and systems.