Acute stress causes sudden surge
of catecholamines with subsequent sharp increase in heart
rate and blood pressure.
Certain diseases such as coronary heart
disease and peptic ulcers are by-products of physiologic
adaptations to chronic stress. Techniques of stress reduction
can help facilitate human performance and maintain homeostasis.
The Montrose clinic specialises
in treating stress related syndromes involving epigastric
pain, reflux, chest distention, PMT, irritable bowel
syndrome, road rage and neck tightness with headache.
Male clients will find acupuncture
with massage a quick and calming method to move the stuck
Liver energy responsible for the above symptoms. Teenagers
will also benefit enormously during exams and 'angry' phases.