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...
What a fabulous evening at Town Center’s Pinot’s Palette for our Acupuncture & Holistic Health Center’s Fundraiser for Bosom Buddies of Jacksonville! At the event, we raised $454 for the incredible group supporting women, bravely battling breast cancer at the Women’s Center of Jacksonville. Twenty budding artists joined us to enjoy a great painting lesson from […]Continue Reading...
According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), anxiety disorders are the most common psychological condition in the United States. Anxiety plagues about 40 million people 18 years and older in the United States, which is 18% of the adult population. Yet only one-third of people suffering from anxiety seek treatment. Types of […]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...
By Michael Kowalski, A.P., Dipl.Ac. (NCCAOM) @Acupuncture & Holistic Health Center, Jacksonville Florida BREAKING NEWS from The Joint Commission, which accredits most U.S. hospitals. Effective January 1, 2018, hospitals will be required to provide nonpharmacologic pain management therapy, including acupuncture. The largest U.S. accreditation body for health care facilities announced this revision of hospital performance […]Continue Reading...
Adaptogen By Restorative Formulations MUST BE OUR REGISTERED PATIENT TO ORDER THIS PRODUCT Adaptogen is an herbal supplement used to restore proper adrenal and immune function. Adrenal imbalances, often caused by chronic stress, can cause a wide variety of symptoms, such as fatigue, low immunity, insomnia, dizziness upon standing, lack of motivation, irritability and depressed […]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...