Acupuncture + the Human Body

How Acupuncture Works

How Acupuncture Works | Free Workshop at Oshkosh Food Co-op on Jan. 27 at 10 AM

A FREE Class with Acupuncturist Megan Bartelt

When performing acupuncture, a practitioner inserts tiny needles into the skin at strategic points in your body. Traditional Chinese medicine describes these strategic points as helping balance the flow of life force known as qi (pronounced chee) through the body. Western medicine believes the needles stimulate nerves, muscles and connective tissues, which promotes healing. 

Acupuncture has been used for centuries to help improve overall wellness and provide relief for health conditions. In her Oshkosh-based acupuncture practice, Megan Bartelt, L.Ac., MSOM, Dipl. Ac., has performed acupuncture to help people experiencing joint pain, tendinitis, auto-immune disorders, addiction, stress, anxiety and depression, neurodegenerative disorders and to promote overall health and well-being.

In this one-hour workshop, Acupuncturist Megan Bartelt will explain how acupuncture works, share experiences from her acupuncture practice and show how acupuncture may help you reach your wellness goals.

This class will be offered in the Co-op Community Room.

  • The Community Room is located in the southeast corner of the Brio Building.
  • You can reach the Community Room by walking into the Co-op, through the Produce Aisle and turning down the hallway to the right. (Complete directions will be provided in your RSVP confirmation email.)
  • The room features floor-to-ceiling windows, with views of Jackson Street to the Riverwalk. It is a comfortable space, bathed in natural light, making it a perfect place for trying a new class.
  • Four family-style bathrooms are located conveniently nearby.

Everyone is welcome!

This event is open to the public. Everyone is welcome to attend this event. To RSVP, please complete the form below.

We hope you can join us for this special event!

About the Speaker

Megan Bartelt, L.Ac., MSOM, Dipl. Ac., is the Clinic Director/Acupuncturist at Bartelt Holistic Health. Megan graduated with a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine from Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. Megan has extensive training in a specific type of scalp acupuncture which she finds to be incredibly helpful with diseases such as Parkinson's and Multiple Sclerosis, and especially enjoys the challenge of working with these difficult cases. Megan has particular specialization, education, and experience in dealing with Women's Health, fertility, and issues relating to pregnancy. During her Masters program, Megan's studies had focus surrounding the implementation of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture relating to infertility.

Source: Mayo Clinic

January 27, 2024 at 10:00am - 11am
Oshkosh Food Co-op Community Room
155 Jackson St
Suite #101
Oshkosh, WI 54901
United States
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