Is inflammation of the body Normal? When you cut your finger or are exposed to an infectious agent, your immune system mounts an inflammatory response. Your finger turns red and swollen as your immune system goes to work. During this response, your body releases pro-inflammatory chemicals and hormones which attack invaders such as bacteria, while…

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Therapeutic Benfits Of Hot Stone Massage By Megan Relkof, Registered Massage Therapy In Granville, Vancouver, BC. Recently, there has been a growing interest in using stones as a part of massage therapy. Although some massage therapists and clients may consider this to be simply fashionable, the use of stones and gemstones for healing purposes dates…

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As winter drags on, with odd weather fluctuations, many of us are getting whacked by some nasty bugs out there! So, what better time for me to share some TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) Gems to fight back and kick those evil Qi critters out of your body? Here you go, from me to you, may…

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Well, we all made it! The two week A Healthy Way to Detox- Angel Hands Style is completed. Many of our Angels staff and clients began this 2-week spring detoxification program. We all had our personal reasons for joining, but in general we wanted to clean our body of toxins, enhance organ functioning, boost immunity,…

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Hypnosis Useful in Hospital Emergency Rooms Hypnosis can be a useful adjunct in the emergency department setting. Its efficacy in various clinical applications has been replicated in controlled studies. Application to burns, pain, pediatric procedures, surgery, psychiatric presentations (e.g., coma, somatoform disorder, anxiety, and post traumatic stress), and obstetric situations (e.g., hyperemesis, labor, and delivery)…

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How are we all doing on Angel Hands Wellness Healthy Way to  Detox Program people? We’re into the second week and I want to share the yummy soup that I brought to the pot luck dinner. This soup is creamy and will  satisfy your dairy dreams.So I know when you hear that this recipe calls…

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What Is A Frozen shoulder? By Mihael Mamychshvili,RST Angel Hands Integrative As far as joints are concerned, the shoulder is truly remarkable. It moves in absolutely every direction. The only other joint that is even somewhat close in terms of the different types of movement is the hip. But even there, the mobility is much more…

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Anytime there is an imbalance within your body, compensation occurs. In the muscle world compensation often means pain ie. Headaches How do muscle imbalances cause headaches? When one tissue becomes shortened or “tight” its opposing muscle compensates by becoming lengthened. This lengthening creates something called Triggerpoints within those muscles. These trigger points can cause a…

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