Wear and tear on the body is an inevitable part of life. Is it any wonder we often feel stiff and sore? Osteopathy serves to alleviate the accumulative stress on the body, forming a great maintenance treatment for life’s wear and tear.Acute or chronic pain conditions, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, sports injuries, and headaches, are among the common complaints treated with osteopathy.
It is incredibly supportive during pregnancy and labour preparation. It is also a safe and effective treatment for infants to help remedy the physical stresses of birth and to treat colic or reflux.
Osteopathy is founded on the philosophy that all body systems are interrelated and dependent upon one another for good health. It involves theuse a set of gentle hands-on techniques that influence the tissues of the body. The treatment aims to restore, strengthen and maintain alignment to the musculoskeletal framework. This positively affect the body’s nervous, circulatory and lymphatic systems, supporting your good health.
Applied Kinesiology involves muscle strength testing to release physical, mental, and emotional blocks and restore the body’s ability to heal itself. Finding your way back to health can be complicated. Heather’s use of kinesiology, articulate questioning and insight can really empower you on your life’s path.
In an acupuncture+ treatment, gentle acupuncture is often combined with massage, essential oils, fire cupping or moxibustion. Prescriptive yoga movements are often given to speed recovery and build strength.
Apprehensive about needles? acupuncture is surprisingly gentle, deeply relaxing and often very few needles are used. It has good side effects too. Often you have a more restful sleep and you just feel better within yourself.
Acupuncture is one of the oldest and widely used healing practices in the world. It was developed over two thousand years ago, it is a time tested medical practice. It is often used to alleviate pain and muscular issues. It can also have a positive influence on most conditions, especially woman’s health issues, digestive problems, migraines, stress, anxiety, sleep disturbances, recovery from illness.
Treatments strengthen immune function, promote circulation, balance the nervous system and improve physical and emotional health.