What Is Moxibustion?

Moxibustion is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine that involves the burning of a small piece of mugwart on a point of the body. Patients experience a pleasant heating sensation, but no pain is experienced. The intention is to warm and invigorate the flow of Qi in the body, and dispel certain pathogenic influences. Moxibustion is…

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Pediatric Acupuncture: Is It Right For My Child?

Here at Rocky Coast Family Acupuncture we treat children and adolescents specifically for anxiety, depression, headaches, low back pain, PMS and sports-related injuries. Acupuncture can be very effective in helping young adults adjust to their constantly changing and growing bodies. It also helps to center and calm them, which is the antithesis to their fast-paced…