1500 Waukegan Rd, #210
Glenview IL 60025

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Acupuncture In Glenview, IL

Cynthia Funai, L. Ac, Dipl. OM

  • Do you suffer from headaches or migraines?
  • Do you have arthritis or pain elsewhere?
  • Do you suffer from allergies?
  • Do you wish you had more energy?
  • Do you feel tired in the morning?
  • Are you Stressed???

Acupuncture has passed the test of time and is an effective form of healthcare that was developed thousands of years ago in Asia.  Acupuncture employs a holistic approach that treats the mind, body and spirit.

Acupuncture focuses on restoring balance (or homeostasis) in the body.  When the body is out of balance, the result is pain, disease or emotional distress.  Acupuncture seeks to correct these imbalances and improve functioning, in a safe, chemical free way.

At CKF Acupuncture, each person is an individual, and we take the time to get to know you.  Therefore, your treatment is tailored to your unique needs.  We strive to build a partnership with our clients, empowering them to take an active role on their journey to wellness.

The Shen Mind Connection

Traditional Chinese Medicine looks at things differently and while it may be a little confusing, there is usually some common ground that can be found upon examination and explanation. One such area is the idea of the mind. The mind in Traditional Chinese Medicine is commonly referred to as the shen.

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Physical Aspects Related to The Lungs

In the world of Traditional Chinese medicine, the lung is probably the organ whose TCM functions overlap the most with its Western functions. Respiration, the immune system and the skin are all systems heavily influenced by the lung, both in acupuncture and in Western medicine.

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Mental and Emotional Aspects of the Lungs

As an acupuncturist, I am constantly assessing. Before my patients answer a single question, I am taking in cues as to what types of imbalances might be going on. In five-element acupuncture, the five major organ systems are the kidney, liver, lung, heart and spleen. When any of these systems are out of balance, certain physical, mental and

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