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How TCM’s 7 Emotions Affect Your Health

Traditional Chinese Medicine distinguishes seven emotions, which are the major internal causes of illness. They are happiness (joy), anger, worry (overthinking), grief, sorrow, fear, and freight (shock).

To truly heal the body we need to treat not only physical diseases but also emotional imbalances.

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Acupuncture side-effects – what to expect?

After your acupuncture treatment, it’s not uncommon to experience some side effects known in Chinese medicine as a detoxing reaction. They are signs that the treatment was effective, rather than being a symptom of something wrong. They come with the curative effect for patients indicating that the body itself is adjusting or correcting as a result of the treatment. It is temporary, not everyone has it, or it can happen only once.

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