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April Acutake Newsletter

April Acutake Newsletter, Jennifer L. Fockler, L.Ac. in Chicago, IL

April 2017

Jennifer L. Fockler, L.Ac. offers Acupuncture in Chicago, IL


Spring is here! Yes! Except for the fact that you may not be feeling so great.

If you, like many people, have been feeling off in these early days of spring, you can kindly thank your Liver.

In acupuncture theory, humans are viewed as microcosms of the natural world that surrounds them. Seasons—particularly the transitional periods, when we move from one season to the next—factor significantly into how we feel. Each season is linked with an organ system in the body, and spring’s system is Liver.

This means that the Liver, as it adjusts to taking over the seasonal reigns, is especially vulnerable. When the Liver is vulnerable, the functions throughout the body for which the Liver is responsible have a tendency to get out of whack. Acupuncture improves these symptoms by restoring balance to the Liver system.

Here are seven signs that it may be time to give your Liver some acupuncture love.

7 signs that you need acupuncture