Welcome Colleen Dumas, Massage Therapist

massageWe are pleased to announce that Colleen Dumas has joined our holistic practitioners group. Colleen  believes that the client holds the key to their own health and well-being and therapeutic massage can assist in unlocking the body’s potential for the optimal functioning of the mind, body, and spirit.  Colleen Dumas offers Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, and Orthopedic massage as well as Myofascial Release, Active Isolated Stretching, Trigger Point Therapy and Chair Massages, Learn more about Colleen by visiting our Practitioner’s Page.

Oncology & Skin Care

EydeOur skin care  team member Eyde Hurst is a  Certified Esthetician and Certified Oncology Esthetician. Eyde’s vision of providing personalized, compassionate skin care treatment for compromised skin is currently the only oncology skincare service offered in Connecticut. Eyde has obtained the necessary training founded by the Mórag Currin, method called “Touch for Cancer”.  Mórag’s  program is well established across the United States, Canada, Australia, Italy and New Zealand. It is the first to be offered and practiced in Connecticut and based out of the Oneida Holistic Center in Marlborough, CT.
Eyde is trained in the practice of providing specialized skin treatments for men and women currently undergoing cancer treatment(s). Being Mórag Currin   trained means that certified/licensed estheticians are specifically trained to provide comfort and relief from compromised skin conditions. Eyde possesses a deep understanding of the effects of cancer on the body and how best to safely accommodate those clients while working alongside the Oncology teams prescribing treatment.  Eyde founded “Pure Harmony Skin Care” that specializes in addressing compromised skin concerns at an affordable price.  Eyde also offers services for those who can not travel to our center. Visit our practitioner’s page or call Eyde to learn more.

Wecome Eyde Hurst – Certified Esthetician, Certified Oncology Esthetician

969235_299364343532106_1808641726_nWe are pleased to announce that Eyde Hurst has joined our practice. Eyde’s vision of providing personalized, compassionate skin care treatment for compromised skin is currently the only oncology skincare service offered in Connecticut. Eyde has obtained the necessary training founded by the Mórag Currin, method called “Touch for Cancer”. Mórag’s program is well established across the United States, Canada, Australia, Italy and New Zealand. It is the first to be offered and practiced in Connecticut and based out of the Oneida Holistic Center.

The purpose of a complementary therapy is not to treat the cancer itself but to treat the person as a whole. Complementary therapies help a person cope with cancer, its treatment or side effects, and to feel better. Side effects from cancer treatment related and  financial issues.  Eyde provides specialized skin treatments for men and women currently undergoing cancer treatment(s) and is specifically trained to provide comfort and relief from compromised skin conditions. Eyde possesses a deep understanding of the effects of cancer on the body and how best to safely accommodate those clients while working alongside the Oncology teams prescribing treatment.
Eyde founded “Pure Harmony Skin Care” that specializes in addressing compromised skin concerns at an affordable price. Eyde works in a “pay it forward” approach by donating 10% of all treatment proceeds to help those in need of financial assistance to enable anyone that suffers from sometimes painful skin conditions, a nurturing, comforting and healing approach to skin care concerns. Additionally, Eyde offers a “caregivers treat”, as cancer impacts not only the individual receiving the treatments but also family, friends and caregivers. Eyde also offers home and hospice care visitations for those individuals that can not travel to the center.

The Oneida Center is conveniently located off of Route 2 in Marlborough CT.  We are a short distance from Hartford, Old Saybrook, Manchester, Vernon, Groton, Wallington and  Brooklyn.To make an appointment with Eyde please call  860-467-6518 or use the Book an Appointment tab at the top of this page.

Acupuncture as Pulminary Disease Treatment

A study published in Archives of Internal Medicine is concluding what many practitioners of acupuncture already believe is possible and even have experience with — treating common respiratory problems is one of the easy successes of acupuncture.

READ MORE AT: http://www.allthingshealing.com/Acupuncture/Treating-Chronic-Obstructive-Pulmonary-Disease-with-Acupuncture-Is-Very-Effective/11412