To celebrate Self-Improvement Month, take steps to be your best you! Whether you’re taking large strides or baby steps, what matters most is that you grow in a positive direction. Here are five tips to help you become the best YOU that you can be. 1. Manage Your Stress Stress not only adversely affects your […]Continue Reading...
Since the treatment I have not experienced any discomfort in my abdomen, back, or upper rib cage. In fact I actually felt better than before the pain attack. I am able to perform daily living skills without difficulty. As I have lost several pounds, (6) according to my scale, I have hopefully broken the 142 […]Continue Reading...
PRESS RELEASE Posted on Jax Chamber MICHAEL KOWALSKI, A.P., Dipl. Ac., Lead Acupuncture Physician at The Acupuncture & Holistic Health Center Published Monday, April 30, 2018 Michael Kowalski A.P., Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM) is a Florida licensed Acupuncture Physician and Founder of the Acupuncture & Holistic Health Center and the 5 Element Institute in Jacksonville, […]Continue Reading...
Infertility is a common problem affecting many Americans, often with devastating emotional consequences for those affected. Infertility is defined as not being able to get pregnant after one year of trying, or after six months if the woman is over 35 years old. Women who get pregnant but cannot stay pregnant are also considered […]Continue Reading...
Knee pain is the second most common cause of chronic pain. One-third of all Americans report having knee pain at some time in their life. Frequent knee pain affects approximately 25% of all U.S. adults. Knee pain limits function and mobility, and impairs quality of life. Chronic knee pain affects over 46% of older adults, […]Continue Reading...
Exciting news! Dr. Michael Kowalski A.P., Dipl. Ac (NCCAOM) has been invited to and accepted an appointment to the faculty of the prestigious Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. He will be instructing physicians in Five Element Acupuncture Theory. Osher is a nationally known and highly respected […]Continue Reading...
Worsley Five Element Acupuncture is a unique style of acupuncture. It does more than treat the symptoms or illnesses that a person has. It diagnoses and treats the cause of the disease. The foundation of Worsley Five Element Acupuncture is Five Element acupuncture theory. Five Element theory describes our natural world as comprised of five […]Continue Reading...
Nearly 8 out of every 10 people will experience chronic back pain at some point in their life. Back pain is the No. 1 reported reason for seeking acupuncture treatment. The good news for back pain sufferers is that chronic back pain is one of many conditions acupuncture is proven to effectively treat. This is […]Continue Reading...
Evidence-based healthcare practice was first defined by David Sackett MD and his colleagues as “the integration of best Research Evidence with Clinical Expertise and Patient Values“ back in the 1990’s. This sums up our patient-centered values at the Acupuncture & Holistic Health Center in Jacksonville, Florida, in a nutshell. As the Founder and Lead Acupuncture […]Continue Reading...
Ask Dr. Michael: Does Acupuncture Help Allergies? Yes, acupuncture works well to reduce your body’s allergic reactions. Acupuncture can regulate the immune system to calm overly sensitive immune reactions such as allergies. Five Element acupuncture works very well for this issue because it treats the root cause of your body’s over-reaction. There are also acupuncture points which have […]Continue Reading...