Traditional Chinese Medicine is a complete system of medicine that looks at the whole person in an integrative manner, Mind, Body & Spirit.
TCM aims to treat this imbalances that contribute the disease, rather than the symptoms. Because the root causes of disease are different, each patient is treated as an individual, with treatment specially customized to their situation.
Acupuncture is an alternative medicine methodology originating in ancient China that treats patients by manipulating thin, solid needles that have been inserted intoacupuncture points in the skin. According to Traditional Chinese medicine, stimulating these points can correct imbalances in the flow of qi through channels known as meridians.
Plants have the ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are used to perform important biological functions, and to defend against attack from predators such as insects, fungi and herbivorous mammals. Many of these phytochemicals have beneficial effects on long-term health when consumed by humans, and can be used to effectively treat human diseases.
Jean S Caron, the lead natural health physician at our Ormond Beach Wellness & Health Center, will beging your Health Evaluation by giving you a gentle and thorough examination. It is an initial evaluation of where your body and mind stand, where imbalances might come from, and from which therapies you might receive the most benefit.
Jean S Caron is a certified Sifu (teacher) of Pai Lum Kung Fu Tai Chi and Qi Gong
T’ai chi ch’uan or Taijiquan, often shortened to t’ai chi, taiji or tai chi in English usage, is a type of internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits. It is also typically practiced for a variety of other personal reasons: […]
(Chinese: 灸; pinyin: jiǔ) is a traditional Chinese medicine therapy using moxa, or mugwort herb. It plays an important role in the traditional medicalsystems of China (including Tibet), Japan, Korea, Vietnam, and Mongolia. Suppliers usually age the mugwort and grind it up to a fluff; practitioners burn the fluff or process it further into a cigar-shaped stick. They can use it indirectly, with acupuncture needles, or burn it on the patient’s skin.
Auriculotherapy, or auricular therapy, or ear acupuncture, or auriculoacupuncture is a form of alternative medicine based on the idea that the ear is a microsystem of the entire body represented on the auricle, the outer portion of the ear. Ailments of the entire body are assumed to be treatable by stimulation of the surface of the ear exclusively. Similar mappings are used in reflexology and iridology.