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Natural Solutions for Allergy relief

Natural Solutions for Allergy Relief Spring is here, and with it comes the dreaded allergy season!  Sneezing, itchy eyes, and that constant head-cold feeling can make enjoying the beautiful weather a struggle. Here at Healing with Zen, we understand the frustration allergies can cause. But here’s the good news: you don’t have to suffer in silence. Many people turn to conventional allergy medications, but these often come with unwanted side effects. Our approach focuses on holistic remedies and supporting your body’s natural …

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My Journey With Intermittent Fasting And Prolon

An Acupuncturist’s Journey with Intermittent Fasting and Prolon As a Pasadena acupuncturist, I’m constantly exploring ways to help my patients achieve optimal health and well-being. One fascinating avenue that’s increasingly capturing attention is the world of fasting. While the term might conjure images of extreme deprivation, the reality is far more nuanced and offers a wealth of potential benefits for both mind and body.   My own journey into fasting began with a simple curiosity. I heard whispers of improved …

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Acupressure for painful periods

Acupressure For Painful Periods Ah, that monthly visitor… sometimes a welcome guest, sometimes a ruthless tyrant. If you’re among the many who experience painful periods, know that you’re not alone. But you don’t have to suffer in silence! Today, we’re exploring an ancient, empowering tool for menstrual relief: acupressure. So, how does this work? Acupressure, like acupuncture, works on the principle of stimulating pressure points throughout the body that connect to energy channels (meridians). Applying gentle, sustained pressure to these points …

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Choosing Your Ideal Detox Program

Choosing Your Ideal Detox Program As your acupuncturist in Pasadena, I’m always exploring ways to help you achieve optimal physical and emotional well-being. That often means venturing beyond traditional acupuncture treatments and delving into holistic approaches like detoxification and fasting. But with so much buzz around these practices, it can be hard to know where to start.  Today, I’m sharing my honest review of two popular detox programs: Standard Process’s Purification Programs and Prolon’s 5-day fasting protocol. Standard Process: As you all know, I …

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Pregnancy Journey with Acupuncture

Pregnancy Journey with Acupuncture and TCM Pregnancy is a remarkable and transformative experience, filled with both joy and challenges. As your body changes to accommodate your growing baby, you may experience a range of discomforts and concerns.  At Healing with Zen, we understand the unique needs of pregnant women and offer a holistic approach to support you throughout your pregnancy journey with acupuncture. Acupuncture: A Gentle Path to Well-being Acupuncture, a core principle of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), has been safely and …

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Acupuncture for kids Pasadena

Acupuncture for Kids

Acupuncture for Kids: Benefits, Effectiveness, and Why Kids Love It Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine practice that involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body. It is believed that these points are connected to energy pathways, and that stimulating these points can help to improve health and well-being. Acupuncture is safe and effective for kids of all ages, and it can be used to treat a variety of conditions, including: Allergies Asthma Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) Bedwetting …

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Patient care Testimonials

Patient Care Testimonials Absolutely LOVE working with Zen. She is so thorough, and this is such a well-run practice. She gives you clear guidelines, a treatment plan, and gives you a sense of what to expect — as well as advice on many things, like how to eat for your body’s needs, as well as the option of doing things like ear seeds, cupping, custom herbal remedies et al. She explains everything to you thoroughly, and it’s easy to ask …

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Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Athletes And Active Individuals in Pasadena

Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine for Athletes and Active Individuals

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Athletes And Active Individuals Whether you’re a professional athlete or just someone who enjoys staying active, our acupuncturists in Pasadena at Healing With Zen know, recovery is essential for maintaining your performance and preventing injuries. Athletes and active individuals are constantly pushing their bodies to the limit. As a result, they are more prone to injuries and muscle soreness. However, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Athletes And Active Individuals can help them recover faster and …

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How acupuncture and Chinese herbs can transform your hair.

Hair loss can be a distressing experience that impacts our self-esteem and overall well-being. If you’re tired of seeing your precious strands of hair slip away, you’re not alone. Learn how Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs Can Transform Your Hair. Here’s the good news: you don’t have to endure it in silence.Let’s explore the incredible benefits of using acupuncture and Chinese herbs to tackle hair loss at its roots (pun intended!). Understanding Hair Loss: A Multi-Faceted Mystery Before we delve into the solutions, …

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Eye Pain & Tremors – Relief using Acupuncture

Eye Pain & Tremors – Relief Using Acupuncture Hey everyone, it’s Zen, a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist at Healing with Zen. Today, I want to share a compelling case study about a patient I’ve been working with recently. This case is particularly interesting because it highlights the transformative power of acupuncture and Chinese medicine in addressing complex and debilitating health issues including eye pain, headaches, and tremors. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wIo51ZQpqfY&t=29s The symptoms This patient came to us with a multitude of symptoms …

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