Common health complaints we see as we grow older It is well known and predicted that disease & disability can rise with age. Nevertheless, poor health need not be a consequence of ageing. Generally signs
Going through the process of having a child should be a joyous and exciting period for a couple. For many it is, but for others it may a become long, laborious and highly stressful process.
As an acupuncturist I so very often hear this one question - what can acupuncture treat? Acupuncture can treat very many things. The World Health Organisation website has a review and analysis page of it.
What is qi and blood stagnation Qi and blood stagnation can occur anywhere in the body. We are going to concentrate on the liver because that is the most common organ affected. The liver is
What is damp? Too much damp in the body is one of the most common pathologies seen in the modern Chinese medicine clinic. Pathogenic damp manifests itself in a plethora of ways. They can range
What and where is the spleen The spleen sits in the upper left quadrant of your abdomen between your stomach and your diaphragm. The spleen in Chinese medicine bears little resemblance to it’s Western medicine
Acupressure point for period pain Today I am going to speak of what I like to call the magical period pain point. Many women are attracted to acupuncture and Chinese medicine to look after their
Decided to give up the cigarettes? Smoking cigarettes is considered to be one of the most addictive things a person can undertake. There is not just the physical addiction of the nicotine but also the
At last - the food gluttony season has passed! If you are like many others and feeling it in your tummy ie a bloated abdomen that seems not able to go down, then join the
It's the Silly Season again! It's Christmas time again. In Australia this means that it is the end of the year and the start of Summer. It is colloquially known as the "silly season". For