Category Archives: Acupuncture

Testimonial from a Cancer Patient

In January of 2010, I was told my cancer (Stage 4 metastatic breast) had returned and was on the right iliac bone between my hip and thigh. It had also attached my liver. My doctor informed me that I may have a week, month, or a year? I could hardly get out of the chair, walk or sleep without extreme pain. I immediately began regular acupuncture treatments with Dr. Wu and taking herbs and his tea for cancer, as prescribed. I am still here and owe it all to Dr. Wu’s devotion to healing, his professionalism and experience. I have abandoned my wheelchair and have little need for my walking  cane these days. Continue reading »

Traditional Chinese Medicine Is The Answer

We would recommend “If Western Medicine is Not Working For You: Perhaps Traditional Chinese Medicine Is The Answer” to those who would like to understand more about traditional medicine and give traditional chinese medicine a chance. This book details what Traditional Chinese Medicine is and how it can help to overcome today’s illnesses and conditions. It includes letters of testimony from some of his patients and the successes they have gained. Purchase book online

At Healing Art Acupuncture, we treat your specific health challenges using natural, time-tested techniques that effectively restore balance and strengthen your body’s own healing abilities.

Neijing Tu

One of the most famous Daoist image: the Neijing tu (Chart of the Inner Warp), which maps the body as an “inner landscape” with mountains, rivers, paths, forests, and stars.

Neijing Tu, also Nei Jing Tu, is a 19th Century chart which alchemists use to illustrate energetic flows for use in nei dan practices, illustrating principles of nei dan, Chinese astrology, and cosmology. Associated with Xiujing Tu, the chart a read from the bottom up. Neijing Tu describes the inner body, while Xiuzhen Tu describes the external cosmology, including the lunar phases and internal organs as represented by associated animals. Continue reading »

Facial Rejuvenation

We offer Facial Rejuvenation, the practice of focusing the treatments on improving skin quality. While it is common for skin tone and color to improve during the course of medical acupuncture treatments, facial rejuvenation focuses on removing wrinkles and blemishes, enhancing skin tone and looking younger. It has recently become more popular in the United States due its effectiveness without the possible side effects of more traumatic rejuvenation techniques.

Today, it is an effective non-surgical yet painless way to lessen the appearance of fine lines as well as deeper wrinkles. According to Chinese medicine, it improves circulation and stimulates the body’s natural anti-aging powers. Continue reading »