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Beat the Heat with Chinese Medicine: Summer Wellness Tips

As the summer sun beats down, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) offers valuable insights into staying cool and healthy during the hottest months. In TCM, summer is associated with the Fire element and the Heart organ, requiring balance to maintain well-being. Here’s how you can beat the heat with TCM wisdom: Cooling Foods to Balance Heat [...]

Acupuncture: A Path to Relief for Many Symptoms

Tackling Pain One of the most common reasons people turn to acupuncture is for relief from acute and chronic body pain. Whether it's a nagging backache, stiff neck, or arthritic joints, acupuncture can help. The needles stimulate nerves, muscles, and connective tissues, which boosts your body's natural painkillers and increases blood flow to the affected [...]

Bounce Back from Sports Injuries with Acupuncture

If you’ve ever experienced a sports injury, you know how frustrating it can be. The pain, the swelling, and the limited mobility can really put a damper on your fitness goals. Acupuncture can be a game-changer in your recovery process. Whether you’re dealing with sprains, strains, tendonitis, or runner’s knee, acupuncture might just be the [...]

Acupuncture Relieves Back Pain

If you've ever experienced back pain, you know how debilitating it can be. Whether it's a constant dull ache or sharp, shooting pains, it can make even the simplest tasks feel like a challenge. If you're on the lookout for a natural remedy, you might want to consider acupuncture. This ancient practice has been helping [...]

Discover the Healing Power of Acupuncture

Discover the Healing Power of Acupuncture Dennis "Kaz" Kasunic, owner Forest Park Wellness As a dedicated practitioner of acupuncture, I'm thrilled to share with you the incredible healing potential this ancient practice holds. Acupuncture offers a holistic approach to health that complements traditional medicine, providing effective solutions for a wide range of physical, emotional, and [...]

The Healing Power of Acupuncture After an Auto Accident

Imagine the sudden impact of a car crash. In a split second, everything changes. The immediate aftermath can be overwhelming, with physical pain and emotional shock taking center stage. However, the journey to recovery doesn’t stop at initial treatments or hospital visits. For many, true healing involves a deeper, more holistic approach. This is where [...]

“I highly recommend Kaz for your facial and acupuncture needs!”

"I thoroughly enjoyed my experience with Kaz! I had a Microneedling facial, and he included a mini acupuncture session! He was gentle and attentive and really made me feel comfortable. I got compliments all day the next day. The treatment was fabulous - a result of an experienced professional. I highly recommend Kaz for your [...]

Spring Wellness: Nourishing Your Health

Dennis "Kaz" Kasunic, M.Ac. O.M., L.Ac., Licensed Acupuncturist Acupuncture and Chinese medicine offer holistic approaches to support wellness during the springtime by aligning with the principles of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). In TCM, spring is associated with the Wood element and the Liver and Gallbladder meridians. It's a time of renewal, growth, and detoxification. Acupuncture [...]

Support for Your Spring Detox: Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture

As we eagerly embrace the changing weather and the promise of (a warm and drier) spring, it’s essential to consider our bodies. Just like we declutter our homes during spring cleaning, our bodies also accumulate toxins over time. Here’s how acupuncture can play a vital role in detoxification and overall health: Liver Support: In Chinese [...]