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September 22

Welcoming the Energy of Autumn….

Happy Fall Equinox and the official first day of Autumn!

Enjoy the Energy of Fall: Autumn and Traditional Chinese Medicine
By: Steven Sonmore, L.Ac. OBT (NCCAOM)

“In ancient times those people who understood Tao (the way of self cultivation) patterned themselves upon the Yin and the Yang (the two principles in nature) and they lived in harmony”  The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine

“According to Oriental medicine, the season of autumn is associated with the element of Metal, which governs organization, order, communication, the mind, setting limits, and protecting boundaries. It’s a good time to finish projects that you began in spring and summer – harvesting the bounty of your hard work. Of course, it’s also the perfect time to begin more introspective, indoor projects.”

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