❤️ Acupuncture and the Heart ❤️
Have you ever had to give a presentation to a group of people and your heart starts pounding? Or you go on your first date and you feel like your heart is fluttering out of you chest?
That fluttering, heart palpitation feeling is more common than you think. People suffer from heart palpitations and heart arrhythmia due to various reasons.
Heart arrhythmias can be classified in various groups. The most common are feelings of fluttering in the chest, the heart “skipping a beat” or a rapid heart rate. It can occur during a time of excitement, anxiety or stress but it can also be due to genetics. Physicians have various methods in treating arrhythmias including a referral to your acupuncturist!
Recent studies show the effectiveness of three specific acupuncture points to help those suffering from cardiac arrhythmias. If you or someone you know suffers from heart arrhythmias, read more about the research below and how acupuncture can help you!
For any other questions you may have, feel free to contact me and we can set you up with a free consultation when you book your first acupuncture appointment.