There are many wonderful balms, liniments, and supplements available that utilize Chinese herbs to aid in the healing process. In The Chinese Medicine Chest - Summer Edition, we will explore and expand on patent medicines that can aide in spring and summer related health conditions including allergies, muscle sprains, strains, bruises and more!
We will expand on the different stages of wound/ injury healing and how to use herbs to speed the healing process while reducing pain and restoring mobility.
This workshop is geared toward the general public for individual use and for the massage therapist who would like to use topical herbs in massage treatments. All products discussed are available for purchase at the workshop. No previous bodywork experience is necessary.
50% of all registration fees will be donated to Occupy Medical - The clinic operates from noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays. It sees all patients at no charge and is staffed by a regular group of 23 volunteer doctors, nurses and other health care workers.
For clinic coordinator Sue Sierralupe, an herbalist in her day job, the Occupy clinic opens a window into the cracks and fissures of America’s health care system.
Only 40 percent of its patients are homeless. “The rest are working people with no insurance,” she says.1
1Excerpt from “Occupy Good Health” Bob Keefer, The Register-Guard
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products and statements are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.
To Register - Stop In, Call (541-357-4662), or Email (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Please register by Wednesday June 25th - Space is Limited
Cost: $70/person | 3 ½ CE’s for Oregon LMT’s
Instructor: Mary Fraser Smith, LAC