Prolotherapy

APIT is a version of Prolotherapy: the injection of a solution to stimulate the growth of new cells to heal painful areas. Ligaments are the most common sites for injection, although muscles and tendons can also be treated. The traditional prolotherapy injections consist of a mixture of local anesthetic (Lidocaine) and sugar (Dextrose). The sugar solution is concentrated and causes…

Acupuncture Injection Therapy (APIT)

Dr. Kevan completed a 60 hour acupuncture injection therapy course and was awarded the APIT certification from the Florida Board of Acupuncture in 2019. This therapy was originally developed in China in the early 1950’s, first applied as “blocking therapy” injection or “neuro-injections.”  This later evolved into APIT, a recent innovation of traditional acupuncture that aims to enhance and prolong the…

HAPPY FALL, HEALTH ASPIRANTS!

HAPPY FALL, HEALTH ASPIRANTS!

We can feel like our true selves when we balance modern day living with nature’s grounding principles.  We don’t feel vibrant and content when we’re bogged down by inflammation due to the foods we eat, the water we drink, the air we breathe, day-day life’s emotional stressors, and gravity pulling on our musculo-skeletal system.  A great way to obtain optimal…

The Nautilus Shell

Like a nautilus shell, our wellness goal is to obtain proportional perfection through cleansing, purifying, healing, expansion, and renewal.   The chambered nautilus is an ancient creature related to squids and octopuses and appeared in the seas long before the first dinosaurs. It is known as a “living fossil” because it has remained relatively unchanged in the past 450 million years. The nautilus lives…

Mechanisms of Effectiveness: NADA
for PTSD

  According to the National Center for PTSD, about 7 or 8 out of every 100 people will experience PTSD at some point in their lives.  This can occur at any age, including childhood.  Those who suffer from PTSD are often war veterans and survivors of physical and sexual assault, abuse, accidents, or disasters; however, it should be recognized that not…