Approved for one CEU/PDA for NCCAOM and most states’ recertification
Approved for 1 CEU/PDA credit through the State of California
Learn about the Chinese medical causes and mechanisms of fibrocystic changes in the breast which commonly occur as part of aging and may predispose a woman to the development of breast cancer. Bob Flaws carefully discriminates the differences in the acupuncture and Chinese medical treatment of this condition in different age groups and especially focuses on the multi-pattern presentations which are commonly seen in women 35-50 years old. Acupuncture protocols and Chinese herbal formulas are given for all patterns discussed as well as lifestyle adjustments and considerations.
About your instructor:
Bob Flaws began his study of acupuncture and Chinese medicine in 1977 and was in practice for 25 years before he devoted his energy to research, teaching, and writing on all aspects of Chinese medicine. Bob is a Fellow and past Governor of the National Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, a founder, past president, and Lifetime Fellow of the Acupuncture Association of Colorado, and a Fellow of the Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine (UK). Today, Bob has retired from the field Chinese medicine entirely and now spends his time promoting English-speaking teachers of Tibetan Buddhism.