Acupuncture, Herbs & Health Coaching In Chicago, IL

Mena Swanson Eastwood, MS, L.Ac, Dipl. OM, Board Cert. herbalist, LMT

 

Welcome to Amena Wellness Center in Chicago, IL, where the specialization is women’s health & wellness.

Whether you suffer from hormonal, menopausal, PMS, or other menstrual symptoms, digestive issues or psycho-emotional issues such as anxiety, mild depression, stress, insomnia, feeling stuck, or you simply want a healthier lifestyle–mind body and spirit–natural medicine can be of great benefit in your healing journey!

Using acupuncture, herbs, Traditional Chinese Medicine, health & wellness coaching, Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT/Tapping) and other natural modalities, you’ll find that health, healing & happiness is possible! 

 

Integrative & Nature Based Health Care for Women

Mind Body Spirit

Acupuncture ~ Chinese Herbal Medicine ~ Nutrition ~ Qigong

Health & Wellness Coaching ~ EFT (Tapping)

Aromatherapy ~ Massage ~ Reiki 

Meditation ~ Conscious Living ~ Universal Laws

Holistic Cleanses ~ Workshops ~ Retreats~ Corporate Wellness

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Healthy Foods for Fall

The season of fall brings cooler weather and shorter days. As with any season, the world adjusts accordingly. Plants begin to go dormant, animals begin scrounging for food to store to get them through the upcoming winter months and humans start winterizing everything.

As fall descends on the land, it reminds us we need to start cutting

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TCM and Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease that disrupts normal function of the epithelial cells in the body.  Epithelial cells line the passageways of many of our vital organs, including the lungs, liver, kidneys, reproductive system and the skin. Those who have cystic fibrosis have a defective gene that impairs epithelial cell function. This can lead to a buildup

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Acupuncture and Autoimmune Diseases

Autoimmune diseases are a collective group of disorders that plague nearly 50 million people in the United States today. When a person suffers from an autoimmune disease it means their own immune system is attacking the body and altering or destroying the tissues. Autoimmune diseases include things like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, Crohn’s disease, pernicious anemia, multiple sclerosis, irritable

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