At Wellman Acupuncture in Cincinnati, Ohio we frequently use a modality known as the Balance Method. By mapping out sections of the body onto other parts of the body we can help conditions without actually needling the injured area. An example is using the elbow to treat the knee. People often notice an improvement within minutes. Another example is mapping the face out on the abdomen. On another level, this makes sense since one symptom of poor digestion is hazy-thinking. With this in mind, I wanted to find more correlations. Below are two articles by Christopher Fisher, PhD on the relationship between Gut bacteria and our brain, impacting our behavior.
Published by Amanda Wellman LOM
Amanda is a practitioner of Oriental Medicine and the Arvigo Techniques of Mayan Abdominal Therapy. She specializes in Women's Reproductive Health and Autoimmune Conditions. She pulls from her strong background in meditation and energy cultivation to educate on self-healing techniques. View more posts