Summit Sacred Healing: Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Health Series: Acupuncture and Chronic Pain

When:

February 8, 2023
6:30 pm
March 8, 2023
6:30 pm

Location: Main Library - Frisco

Type: Community Event, Health and Wellness, Special Event, Workshop

Age: Teens, Adults

Come learn a brief history and introduction to Chinese Medicine theory and techniques, as well as the neurobiology of acupuncture and modern research on acupuncture and pain: knee, shoulder, neck, and low back pain; fibromyalgia, headaches/migraines, and TMJ. Presented by Dr. Michael A. Wiadro, DACCHM, L.AC

Wednesday, March 8:  Classical Chinese Diet and Nutrition Theory - A brief history and introduction to Chinese Medicine.  Original Taoist influences and 5-Element theory. “Proper Diet.  Proper Thought.  Proper Activity.”   Understanding you constitution and eating according to your type.  Eating according to the seasons. Food groups to avoid; foods to add to your diet.  Modern research on nutrition.