Nourishing Life Center of Health is an integrative medicine Center for Women. Acupuncture, Yoga, Healing Herbs, Foods, Relaxation & Spiritual Cultivation.
Nourishing Life is a longevity and women's health institute based on the principles of Yang Sheng (Nourishing Life): The Ancient Chinese Science of Wellness, Longevity, & Potency. Nourishing Life addresses women through all of her stages of life with a special focus on hormonal balance and regulation to enhance fertility, support term pregnancy and complete postpartum healing, easeful perimenopause and menopausal transition, and a long, healthy, vibrant life. We use the Daoist wisdom model of longevity theories and practices to extend the reproductive lifespan and vigor, and to set the foundation for healthy and authentic living and aging. The centerpiece of our program uses the medical paradigm of Chinese medicine (herbal medicine, acupuncture, diet, self-massage, breath practice, Dao Flow yoga, qi gong, relaxation methods, self-inquiry/reflection, and deep heart-centered connection) integrated with Western medicine, but also weaves together Yogic, Daoist and Buddhist practices to provide complete attention to healing the body, mind, and spirit. Dr. Saraswati offers individual Chinese medicine consultations, and therapies, teaches weekly Dao Flow yoga classes, and leads workshops and retreats for women to restore their health. As one of Chinese medicine's first wave of reproductive specialists, she has long-standing expertise with fertility enhancement, believing fertility is a state of being. if you want to get pregnant, go immediately and see her! (Seriously). Still delighted to interact with fertility patients, Dr. Saraswati is more often working with lifelong wellness, broader mind-body states of generosity, happiness & conscious living, while continuing to support hormones in women. She is passionate about the body's innate wisdom and wants all women to know they are a healing machine, and that most women have the capacity to make enough hormones on their own to be healthy for their whole lives. Saraswati considers it her life's work to create a safe and consc
Dr. Saraswati Markus, DAOM, LAc, ERYT, Daoflowyogini