MassageFrom a sprained ankle or twisted knee to muscle spasms or broken bones, massage can provide the opportunity for faster recovery. With the pressure of the therapist's hands improving blood flow, muscles become warmer. By stretching tight tissues and breaking down adhesions, massage can help flush out swelling in joints, allowing for quicker healing.
Sports MedicineSports medicine, as a field, includes numerous treatments and exercises that can be used for a variety of injuries, illnesses, and other disorders. The overall goal is to properly diagnose, treat, heal, and manage injuries. Having this general approach, combined with specific therapies, makes sports medicine applicable to almost anyone. The principles of sports medicine can be used in multiple situations, whether the injured person is an athlete, an occasional exerciser, a musician, or a laborer. Personal training also falls under the category of sports medicine. A personal trainer will work with you on a very individualized level, figuring out your personality type and work ethic as they help you reach your goals. Personal training is about much more than weight loss or muscle building, as it often includes elements of sports psychology and dietary discussions. Having a personal trainer can help you find your personal sense of perseverance and self-discipline.
Addiction RecoveryTreat negative compulsive behaviors naturally. Overcoming addiction is an incredibly difficult journey that can require a variety of different approaches and methods in order to be successful. However, an increasing number of studies are showing acupuncture to be an effective tool in treating drug addiction and aiding the detoxification process. In addition to mental health treatment, such as counseling and group therapy, acupuncture can help patients find relief from their cravings, and be more successful in sustaining a life of of freedom. Neurochemical and behavioral evidence have shown that acupuncture helps reduce the effects of positive and negative reinforcement involved in opiate addiction by modulating mesolimbic dopamine neurons. Moreover, several brain neurotransmitter systems involving opioids and GABA have been implicated in the modulation of dopamine release by acupuncture. If you are a loved one is suffering from an addiction we can help.
Anti-AgingUsing advanced anti-aging therapies Elite will have you feeling younger in days. Just as weathermen describe our environment by measuring temperature, wind, and air pressure, scientists describe the environment of our bodies by measuring three conditions in our blood. These are:
- Acidity or Alkalinity—pH (power of Hydrogen) level
- Antioxidant power or Redox ( Reduction of oxidation) potential
- Electrical conductivity