Acupuncture for the San Jose, CA, Area
Following is a quote from the World Health Organization on their
research with Acupuncture:
“From the viewpoint of modern medicine, the principle action of acupuncture (and of moxibustion) is to regulate the function of the human body and to increase its resistance by enhancing the immune system and the antiphlogistic, analgesic, antispastic, antishock and antiparalytic abilities of the body.”
With over 20 years of experience, Shasta Tierra offers you the very best in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, utilizing her medical and healing specialties to promote your health and longevity.
Contact us today to schedule a personal consultation.
Chinese Medicine & Stress Reduction
Do you feel anxious, angry, or depressed? Is the “weight of the world” on you? Stress may be the culprit.
Signs & symptoms of stress:
Anger, anxiety, asthma, depression, depressed immune system, digestive disorders, headaches, heart disease, high blood pressure, joint pain & weight problems. Over time this excess stress can actually be detrimental to health. It could be said that many illnesses begin with stress.Traditional Chinese Medicine has proven effectiveness at reducing stress, proven to neutralize the effect of cortisol, the “stress hormone”.
Chinese Medicine for Children
Children today face challenges not encountered by previous generations.
In today’s world, children are exposed to many stressors such as poor nutrition, air and lack of exercise. Drinking soda pop and playing video games are the opposite of the healthy diet and exercise needed for proper development and eventually symptoms and signs of illness, disease, and pain may appear.It’s necessary to detect imbalances in children before they actually become conditions such as early childhood diabetes, obesity & chronic ear infections.