23 Mar

Why you needed to try moxibustion yesterday- Moxa 101

Japanese mugwart in Sankei moxa shop Tokyo. Moxabustion photo for the best place to receive moxabustion and acupuncture in Toronto acupuncture and moxibustion in downtown Toronto

Moxabustion 101-Indirect vs. Direct

With the cold weather here in full force, there’s no better time than to talk about the wonderful hot therapy called moxibustion.In this post, we’re going to investigate the 2 main types of moxibustion and showcase Japanese moxibustion (moxa) which is the kind that we burn the most at the Center. Read More

22 May

Clinic owner Sarah Kreitzer R. Ac gets schooled in Japan

Fresh off the plane from Japan!  Here’s another post on one of the incredible continuing education experiences I had during my travels. I’m going to share a cool Sotai lesson I learned during a recent visit to Yokohama.  Sotai is a uniquely Japanese kind of bodywork. Although sotai is not a service we offer at the clinic it was incredibly cool to absorb everything from a female Sotai master!  While it’s totally different than Shiatsu (which I incorporate into my treatements), it’s still pretty neat and has a lot of curative value. Read More