03 Sep
Touching The Core

An article on Rosita Arvigo's work The Heart and Intelligence of Mayan Abdominal Massage By Diane McDonald In 1983, Chicago native Rosita Arvigo, a doctor of naprapathy (D.N.) began an intensive 12-year apprenticeship with one of the last living Maya shamans in Central America. Don Elijio Panti was...

03 Sep
Ancient Healing and Modern Medicine

Maya Abdominal Therapy (MAT) helps to establish or re-establish connections and communication between the Mind, the Body and the Spirit, treating the entire person and stimulating the body’s innate capability to heal the root cause of illness. For many, surgery and medication is necessary if symptoms...

03 Sep
Aligning the Source

Specialized Pelvic Therapies for Women What can menstrual pains, infertility, bladder incontinence and painful intercourse all have in common? “A malpositioned, or tipped, uterus,” says local Arvigo Practitioner and Certified Massage Therapist Megan Assaf. When the uterus leans out of place it can press into other organs...