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Maria Freer, Acupuncturist

Maria is a Registered Acupuncturist and TCM therapist and a Registered Nurse (Isr.). She completed TCM and Acupuncture therapist diploma program with Canadian College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2018. read more >

What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medical practice developed thousands of years ago. It is said that acupuncture is linked to the belief that disease is caused by disruptions to the flow of energy, or qi (pronounced β€œchee”), in the body. Acupuncture entails stimulating certain points on the body, most often with a needle penetrating on or under the skin in certain points in the skin called acupressure points, to alleviate pain or to help treat various health conditions. read more >