- Orest Pelechaty, L. Ac, Integrated Holistic Medicine
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Since 1986, I have witnessed that after just a few treatments, most patients will experience:
less pain and fewer symptoms... Read more »
increased energy and greater immunity
a sense of more control over their health
a more optimistic outlook on life
a desire to learn more about holistic
Thank you so much, Dr. Pelechaty, for talking to me the other night and helping us with Annabelle. She is TONS better- the oils were miraculous. I am so glad that we didn’t give her the antibiotics.
Mom avoided anti-biotics for her child was last modified: October... Read more »
I am feeling so much better. I got some energy back and can focus
better. I do not know what you do with those needles but to me it is like “magic”. Thank you for all that you do.
Vivian’s energy and focus returns with acupuncture... Read more »
“Last springtime, my six year old son Carlo developed an intense episode with hayfever. He was suffering tremendously..
Orest Pelechaty gave us natural remedies and I learned several massage points to use. That evening after I massaged him and gave him his remedies, his hay fever quickly cleared up. Carlo... Read more »
“Sore throat is gone! Feels so much better. Thank you, one hundred times. This is incredible!”
Deb’s sore throat gone! was last modified: October 31st, 2013 by Sue Pelechaty
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Almost everybody knows there are two very unique ways of treating disease and maintaining health. But not everybody knows how these two methodologies differ from one another. And depending on where you live in the world, there may be one that is more prominent than the other. Both systems have their pros and cons. So let’s differentiate between the two. This is the battle between Eastern and Western medicine. Let’s get ready to rumble! continue reading
Chinese medicinal clinical studies have suggested that using acupuncture as a preventative approach to colds and flu can reduce the incidence of upper respiratory tract infection and shorten the duration of the illness. Acupuncture and Chinese medicine work by rebalancing the body’s systems, regulating the body’s healing energies, and enhancing the immune system.
Even though germs, bacteria, and viruses are everywhere—in the food we eat, the air we breathe, and the water we drink—according to Chinese medical theory, they do not cause disease. Illness occurs when our Wei Qi and our meridian organ systems are weak and out of balance. When this occurs it creates a hospitable for germs, bacteria, and viruses to thrive, leading to a cold, the flu, or worse. continue reading
Large Intestine 4 is one of the most important and influential acupoints in the entire body. The Chinese name for Large Intestine 4 is “He Gu” meaning union valley or converging valley. The point is located on the hand in the web between the thumb and index finger, also described as the depression where the index finger and thumb bones part. This area of the hand is often described as “valley like” hence the name converging valley. continue reading
Why do some people always catch a cold, and others don’t?
Viruses, germs, and bacteria are everywhere. They are in the food we eat, the air we breathe and the water we drink, but not all of them are bad or harmful.
Think of the immune system as your body’s security detail. The cells, tissues, and organs that comprise it help repel foreign invaders like harmful bacteria, parasites and other microbes that can cause infections. Disorders of the immune system range from everyday annoyances like mild seasonal allergies to serious illnesses like leukemia. Stress, lack of sleep and other common conditions can contribute to a weakened immune system, which can make you vulnerable to infections. continue reading
Having recurring migraines is similar to parenting a temperamental toddler. When they go from being annoying to actively disruptive and mildly infuriating, there is often little one can do but grit your teeth and persevere. The helpful suggestions for managing this occurrence involved a mixture of expert opinion, anecdotal hearsay, individual tinkering and a big dose of patience. So where does acupuncture fit into this picture? continue reading