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Find Balance Through Integrated Massage

Do you feel out of balance? Are you overly stressed or experiencing symptoms like pain, headache, congestion, or digestive issues? Whatever your particular discomforts, we can help repair and relax your body through our signature integrated massage. Visit Acu-Na Wellness Center in Hendersonville today to discover what a custom-tailored integrated massage can do for your […]

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Give the Gift of Wellness

As wintertime approaches, we must all begin to consider our gift options for the holiday season. We want to thank our parents for their support throughout the hectic year, show our appreciation for the friends who have stood at our backs, and allow those special someones to experience the love and comfort they bring into […]

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Discover the Benefits of Lymphatic Detox

Most of us understand the importance of blood and the cardiovascular system responsible for transporting it throughout the body, but your blood vessels and arteries aren’t the only fluid-carrying pathways in your body. The lymphatic system, consisting of the lymph nodes and organs as well as the network of tubes that connect everything together, actually […]

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How is Reflexology Different From Massage?

At Acu-Na Wellness Center, we offer a wide variety of services in order to promote holistic healing in our clients, including massage and a similar but separate service called reflexology. Many people falsely believe that reflexology is the same thing as massage. While both practices are beneficial for bodily rejuvenation and are completed using manual […]

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Acupuncture for Menopause: An Oriental Medical Perspective

The symptoms of menopause vary greatly between different women but generally include hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, insomnia, dryness of the skin, soreness of the low back and knees, and gradual weakening of the bones leading to osteoporosis. From a western medical perspective, these symptoms are caused by a decline of the female sex […]

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The Basics of Cupping Therapy

What is Cupping Therapy? Cupping therapy is a time-tested, effective technique for relieving pain, muscular tightness, and poor circulation in the body that is increasingly used in wellness centers across the country. This ancient therapy originated thousands of years ago as folk medicine in China and Europe and was incorporated into the advanced medical system […]

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Soul in Chinese Culture

Soul in Chinese Culture. Let’s explore how Chinese Culture views the soul or spirit and how this is incorporated in your acupuncture session. What is a soul? This is one of humanities big questions. There are many different viewpoints. Every answer has significance, especially to the person which whom that viewpoint resonates with. No one […]

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What is Indigenous Medicine?

What is Indigenous Medicine? The term “Indigenous Medicine” refers to the healing systems that have been used by various countries and ethnic populations for thousands of years, before the arrival of modern medicine. Acupuncture, cupping, moxa, TuiNa, Reiki, Tai massage, acupressure, auricular therapy are all indigenous medicine from Asian cultures.  For this reason, Acu-Na Wellness […]

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Oncology Massage Benefits Cancer Patients

Oncology Massage Benefits Cancer Patients Oncology Massage once considered taboo in the massage industry, massage for cancer patients is no longer considered contraindicated. There have always been many benefits considered to be promoted by massage, among them are increasing blood circulation in the tissues, moving toxins, and promoting lymphatic health. In the year 2001 alone, […]

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