WHO WE ARE
Dr. Marita Pall
Dr. Marita Pall is a Swedish-trained physician with over 25 years of clinical experience in Family Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology. She received a PhD in women’s hormonal issues in 2000. After her Doctorate, she was became Associate Professor and moved to the US to manage a large clinical research center a local hospital. During her clinical practice, the importance of healthy living and disease
prevention became very evident. Dr. Marita maintains her practice by consulting as a Medical Doctor in Sweden. In the United States, she promotes health as a Health Educator, Certified Doctor of Natural Medicine, Nutritionist, Homeopathist and Certified Ozone Therapist. With her background in clinical research and medicine, validity and science are important components of her strategies.
Kiki Yasumaru and Body Work
Trained in the art of Japanese relaxation, Reiki and massage, Kiki hears what your body needs to promote the healing process. The session is either 60 or 90 minutes and may involve light stroking to deep pressure. Targeted pressure points, rubbing and manipulation of the skin, muscles, tendons and ligaments help to increase lymph and blood flow and relax the body.
Cecilia De Rico and Flow
Cecilia is a trained massage therapist working with techniques such as Carnio-sacral therapy, Myofascial Release and Neurovascular Dynamics, to enhance lymphatic flow and help the body move stagnation, detoxify and improve stress reduction. Both lighter and stronger pressure can be used according to the client. Flow includes massage on feet, legs, hands, arms. Neck and shoulders can be targeted to release tension between head and neck. 60 and 90 minute sessions are offered.
WHY WE ARE HERE
The Bigger Picture…
Our passion at the AoB is to educate you about your personal health, based on scientific data. The studio specializes in spa services which benefit the body’s natural healing ability. We are all being exposed to an enormous amount of toxins every day; both environmental toxins and toxins from unhealthy germ imbalances inside the body. This exposure effects our quality of life and life expectancy. Toxins are one of multiple triggers that negatively affect our well-being.
Chronic illnesses are on the rise and a major contributing factor is inflammation. Alzheimer’s, dementia, memory fog, Parkinson, MS, Chronic fatigue, migraines thyroid disease, cancer, heart disease, leaky gut and other digestive disorders, Lyme disease, arthritis, diabetes, obesity, hormonal imbalances and infertility, fibromyalgia…….. the list goes on and on…
Our goal is to help you become more aware about risk factors you may have, decrease inflammation and enhance well-being by providing non-medical solutions. Our solutions fuse proven science with a little bit of magic.
Why San Pedro…
The AoB strives to be a part of the solution for the on-going epidemic health threat of environmental toxins. According to a study by Southern California News Group and USC Center for Health Journalism 2018, the Port of Los Angeles, Terminal Island and Long Beach ports and surrounding communities are exposed to a vast amount of environmental toxins daily, affecting the health of its residents. The South Coast Air Quality Management District has also stated that this exposure increases risk for many diseases, including cancer.
The AoB offers services to help combat toxin exposure and to increase the quality of life and life span of the residents in our community.