Pain Pain Go Away…. Yes Please!!

Pain Pain Go Away…. Yes Please!!

It probably wont surprise any of you to hear that pain the first reason most people come in to see me. Its the first reason most people book in with an Acupuncturist and the thing Acupuncture is best known for.  Theres a good reason for this: Acupuncture has been proven to perform equally and over […]

Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture and Immunity

Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture and Immunity

Chinese Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture have been used for hundreds of years to treat immune, lung and respiratory conditions of all kinds. From asthma to allergies, coughing, hayfever, and both resistance to and treatment of viral and bacterial infections (bronchitis, pneumonia, and the like). If you’re thinking ‘What? Wow! How can this be possible? And […]

Essential Oils Usage and Safety: Myth busting and Misinformation

Essential Oils Usage and Safety: Myth busting and Misinformation

Essential oils are the new health and self care buzz: use them on yourself, your family, drink them and do whatever you like! Splash them around! I have two words in response to these suggestions: just don’t. I’ve been involved in the essential oil industry for more than two decades. As an interested layperson, staff […]

Why you shouldn’t google DIY Natural health remedies

Why you shouldn’t google DIY Natural health remedies

There’s this phenomenon I’m observing a lot lately… I’m sure you’ve noticed (or done it) yourself too… it’s the DIY natural remedy search. This is not only through google, but through forums and other pages like facebook, be that interest groups and forums or just as a post requesting advice. There are a number of […]