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 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
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
A common complaint with some un-common causes!* How many times have you heard someone say, "I've got a headache"? It's one of the most common problems in society today yet a headache, particularly the recurring
What is dysmenorrhoea? Dysmenorrhoea (painful periods) is a common condition seen often in an acupuncture and Chinese medicine clinic. It involves pain in the lower abdomen around the time of menstruation. (Flaws, 2005, p. 269)
What is lower back pain? Lower back pain is pain that originates in the area between L1 and L3 of the spine. It can be felt on one side, both sides or the entire back.