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June Acutake Newsletter

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



June 2017

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

7 Ways to Kick It Acupuncture-Style This Summer
Summer is fast approaching. You may be noticing yourself having more energy, feeling more social, or experiencing all-around better moods. This is normal for this time of year, when, from an acupuncture perspective, the Yang—extroverted, lively, enthusiastic, active—aspects of a person are at their peak.

In acupuncture theory, humans are viewed as microcosms of the natural world that surrounds them. Each season is linked with a natural element, organ and emotion. The element, organ and emotion of summer are, respectively, Fire, Heart and joy.

How we feel during summer is largely determined by our constitutional expression of the Fire element. Here are some acupuncture-inspired pointers for maintaining a balanced Fire element, and staying happy and healthy, all summer long.

Get 7 tips for staying healthy this summer