Leslie Deems from Awaken Balance was inspired to learn more about her own health when she was suffering from an illness when younger and her allopathic doctors were not helping her get better, she was getting worse. During her search for regaining Health and Wellness, Acupuncture was one of the key modalities that helped her. Chinese Medicine is a practice dating back over 5,000 years. In the state of California, Chinese Medicine covers several areas including the following modalities : Acupuncture, Chinese Herbalogy, Nutrition Counseling, Qi Gong, Moxabustion, Cupping and a Massage Technique called Tui Na.
In this episode:
- Herbal Formulas
- Meridian Theory
- Body Wisdom
- Nutritional Counseling
- Stress in the Body
- Tui Na – Acupressure
- Benefits of Acupuncture
- Diagnostic Tools in Chinese Medicine
- Preventative Medicine
- Mei Zen Facial Rejuvenation using Acupuncture
- Great Podcast Interview
- Meditation Practice
Leslie Deems, MSTOM, LAc.
Practitioner of Chinese Medicine
Acupuncture, Herbs, Nutrition, NAET
Call or text: 510.846.8451
website contact: http://www.awakenbalance.com/contact
More about Leslie:
Leslie Deems is the founder of Awaken Balance. She is an Acupuncturist, Chinese Herbalist, NAET practitioner, and lecturer. She holds a Masters degree in Traditional Chinese medicine and is licensed by the state of California. She has been studying and practicing Chinese Medicine for 20 years. Leslie was drawn to the art of Chinese Medicine when facing her own healing crisis in 1995. Her personal journey with the efficacy of acupuncture is what drew her to apprentice with the world famous Dr. Richard Tan in San Diego.
Leslie treats a variety of illnesses and diseases, but she has a passion for helping people with chronic pain issues and food allergies. Leslie has lectured at California State University, San Marcos, on alternative health care and facial diagnosis. Her manuscript on Face Reading is presently in the works. Currently, she is a volunteer for the Buddhist Tzu Chi medical foundation, providing free medical care for underserved individuals. She presently sees patients in both the San Diego and San Francisco Bay Area.