Flavia Villela is Licensed Acupuncturist, with M.S. in Physiology and B.S., involved in Fitness and NPC Competitor.
She studied Biomedicine at The University of Santo Amaro in Brazil and furthered her studies in Endocrinology by researching “Mechanisms of Insulin Secretion and Physical Activity” at The University of Sao Paulo. She has published articles in the “Physiological Behavior” and “Brazilian Journal of Medical Biological Research” magazines, dealing with the subject.
Later on she graduated from Emperor’s College in Santa Monica, CA, and earned her Master’s Degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine. Besides being a California Licensed Acupuncturist, she is also National Board Certified – Diplomate in Oriental Medicine. You can also visit (website removed) for more information about Acupuncture.
She recently published an article at FitnessX magazine Winter 2013 – “Wellness & Fitness: A Holistic Perspective”. Being passionate and dedicated to the health field not only by being a provider but also involved with fitness, she commits to guide, coach to a healthier life style.