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Breech Baby

Breech Baby

Moxibustion in the Treatment of Breech Baby   Moxibustion is a technique commonly used in Traditional Chinese Medicine.  This ancient treatment modality dates back thousands of years.  Today moxibustion, or “moxa” for short, is used for a variety of applications.  Commonly, moxa is used to treat pain conditions such as arthritis, menstrual cramps, digestive disorders,  Read more »

Acupuncture and Pregnancy

Acupuncture and Pregnancy

Acupuncture and Pregnancy Pregnancy is truly a remarkable and special time in life.  For 40 weeks you get to share your body, emotions, food and everything else with this precious little being.  It’s amazing when you stop to think about it.  Although between the nausea, fatigue, constipation, bloating, sciatica, back pain, etc.… it can be  Read more »

Recurrent Miscarriage

Recurrent Miscarriage

Recurrent Miscarriage Miscarriage refers to the loss of an embryo or fetus spontaneously during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy.  It is estimated that 10-25% of all pregnancies end in miscarriage. Further, a woman who has already suffered a miscarriage is at a slightly elevated risk of having another miscarriage.  These numbers point to the  Read more »

Moxibustion Usages

Moxibustion Usages

Moxibustion Usages What is Moxibustion? Moxibustion is a commonly used modality of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  Moxibustion, or “moxa” for short, is the burning of a Chinese herb, ai ye (Artemisiae argyi), on or near the skin.  Through the warming quality of this herb, moxibustion treats and even prevents illness.  It is not simply the warmth which  Read more »

Moxibustion Techniques

Moxibustion Techniques

Moxibustion Techniques Moxibustion is an ancient technique that has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for thousands of years.  It has a variety of applications such as easing pain, warming cold accumulation, regulating digestion, promoting blood flow, soothing menstrual cramps and turning breech babies to name a few.  Moxibustion not only has a variety of  Read more »

Welcome to Westchester Acupuncture

Welcome to Westchester Acupuncture

Our mission at Westchester Acupuncture is to provide our patients with the tools to lead a healthy, happy, more balanced life. We recommend taking an active role in improving health and we work with our patients to find the means to achieve that goal.

Where We Are

Where We Are

“Be good to yourself. If you don’t take care of your body, where will you live?” Kobi Yamada

Who We Are

Who We Are

“All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.” Albert Einstein