Feed on
Posts
Comments

Category Archive for 'Blog'

Happiness On Offer !

If happiness is a state of mind then why is it we spend our lives pursuing it outside of ourselves? An old joke tells of a man going home late one night. As he walks down the road he sees his neighbour on his hands and knees searching the ground beneath a streetlight. Being a [...]

Read Full Post »

My Acupuncture Experience

We have just had Acupuncture Awareness Week for 2014 and it set me to thinking about what being an acupuncturist means to me. Most conversations that I have regarding acupuncture with patients, friends and others are spent either explaining that it is effective for more than just pain relief (as useful as that is), or [...]

Read Full Post »

A recent study of women having IVF accompanied by acupuncture in Australia showed that the acupuncture helped the women to cope with the stress around IVF and that it enhanced their sense of personal resilience. Undergoing IVF is a stressful experience and is usually accompanied by a large degree of anxiety regarding the outcome of [...]

Read Full Post »

Battlefield Acupuncture

Battlefield Acupuncture  Acupuncture, the Chinese system of placing very thin needles at specific points on the body to treat a whole range of conditions, has been around for thousands of years. Over time it has evolved new protocols and techniques one of the latest innovations is that of Battlefield Acupuncture (BFA). This technique used for the treatment [...]

Read Full Post »