Family, Teen and Child Wellness

Teen Health

Did you know that doctors are increasingly concerned with the amount of stress, anxiety and depression being reported to them by teen girls? Teens today are dealing with more pressure than ever before and need to be taught how to relax and take care of themselves. Being proactive is key to helping your teen manage their health. A little skilled TLC can relieve symptoms now while simultaneously teaching your teen valuable self-care tools for the future. Pulling Down the Moon offers these treatments plus many others:

  • Skin issues
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Fatigue and exhaustion
  • Anxiety
  • Painful periods
  • Digestive issues
  • Attention problems
  • Sports injuries
  • Chronic headaches/migraines

General Family Well-Being

We welcome the chance to work with your existing health care team to help you feel better more often. Holistic medicine can also be very helpful for preventive care by teaching you how to create health from the start before your condition becomes chronic. Whether it is to reduce the use of inhaled steroids for asthma, help your child sleep better or improve your or a loved one's digestion, there are many areas where we can help. Conditions we treat include:

  • Allergies/Asthma
  • Psoriasis
  • Sleeplessness
  • Reflux and digestive issues
  • Headaches
  • Constipation and other digestive issues
  • Pain

About Kids Acupuncture and Holistic Treatment

Acupuncture can be a wonderful treatment option for many conditions from which your baby or toddler maybe suffering. Needle insertion is not always the first approach in treating kids. Often time acupressure, herbs and working within the multi-disciplinary range of our services can provide additional support for your child. Ailments pediatric acupuncture can address are:

  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Ear Infection
  • Low Immunity
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Skin Rashes
  • Eczema
  • Digestive Trouble
  • Diarrhea
  • Autistic spectrum disorders

Again we feel these conditions respond best when services are used to supplement the care provided by your pediatrician and welcome a team approach.