5 Element Acupuncture In Bellevue & Seattle

Renee Benedict, EAMP

East Asian Medicine and Medical Qigong have been used in East Asian countries for centuries as a means of maintaining a healthy body, mind and spirit. In addition to bringing relief to people experiencing health issues, Acupuncture and Qigong bring a sense of balance so you may feel more grounded and supported in your life.

When your body is healthy and strong, you can move smoothly within your world, accomplishing the goals you have set for yourself. When your mind is healthy, you are able to think clearly and organize your thoughts and actions. When you have a healthy spirit, you are happy and confident in your daily life.

In order to have a healthy mind, body and spirit, it is important to have balance within your entire being. Acupuncture and Medical Qigong assists in bringing this balance to your whole being, allowing you to live a full, vital life

When utilizing Five Element Acupuncture and Five Element Qigong movements, the body, mind and spirit is brought into harmony with nature, and health and vitality is renewed and invigorated.

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Spring is a time of renewal, regeneration, growth and energy. The plants and animals awaken from the slumber of the cold winter months. The vital nutrients that have been stored in the roots of the plants and the bodies of the animals, comes to the surface and life becomes more vibrant and fluid. Human beings are no different. Humans

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Five Acupuncture Points for Spring

Spring is the season of growth, regeneration, increased activity and new beginnings. During the season of spring, people experience many changes. Allergies, high blood pressure, headaches, sinus pain and congestion, anger, irritation and tendon problems are just some of the issues common to the spring months. Many of these problems can be attributed to increased wind in the environment.

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Mental/Emotional Aspects of The Heart

The major responsibility of the heart in TCM is housing the mind and controlling the shen. “Shen” can be seen as the overall healthiness of the mind. When you look at a healthy person in good spirits, you know how you can see that in their eyes? There is a certain bright clarity and sense of health that shines

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