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MOXA

Traditional Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture

Moxa is used to enhance Acupuncture therapy by burning dried mugwort (moxa) on specific needles. This warms the body and enhances the Acupuncture point functions. Moxa stimulates the immune system and is an effective treatment for respiratory distress, digestive issues, and even menstrual cramps.

Moxa can be used to treat: 

Breached Baby

• Menstrual Pain

• Headaches

• Digestive Issues

• Arthritis

• Lower back pain

• And much more!

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What is the stuff you are burning, and how does it help me?

Moxa, meaning “burning herb”, is a treatment that has been practiced for thousands of years to promote healing. Artemisia vulgaris, more commonly known as mugwort, is used in this practice to promote the flow of qi and circulation. The herb is placed on specific acupuncture points and burned slowly, which is a form of heat therapy called moxibustion. 

Want to learn more about how Moxa can be incorporated into your healing plan?
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