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Acupuncture Asheville

photo-landscapeWhy Get Acupuncture in Asheville?

Acupuncture is a safe, natural healing modality that has been used to treat illness for centuries. Acupuncture is one of the main elements of the Chinese medical tradition that is thousands of years old. Chinese medicine teaches that illness is caused through an imbalance in one’s body – acupuncture is an effective way of restoring a healthy balance.

How Does Acupuncture Work?

Balance can be restored by resetting the body’s energy flow – thin acupuncture needles are used to tap into the energy flow through various acupuncture points throughout the body. Practitioners have studied extensively to know each of the hundreds of points in detail, and will determine your course of treatment after diagnosing your health issues.

What Can Acupuncture Treat?

Almost anything! From bodily conditions such as chronic pain or asthma, to depression or increased energy, there is often an acupuncture solution. At Sacred Valley, Kerry has chosen to focus on women’s needs, such as menstrual cycles, PMS, fertility, pregnancy, postpartum, breastfeeding, menopause, PTSD, sexual abuse and overall well-being.

Additional Healing Practices in Asheville

In addition earning her acupuncture degree at Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in Portland, Oregon, Kerry is also a certified Chinese herbalist and incorporates many other traditional Chinese medicine modalities into treatment, such as Chinese nutrition, movement therapy, qigong, moxibustion, cupping, and qua sha.