Stand Still and be Healthy

When talking about improving ones health, people would usually think of physical exercise like walking, cycling and resistance training, but the idea of standing still to improve health seems ... Continue Reading >>

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Acupuncture for Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica is often just referred to as polymyalgia and is regarded an arthritic condition causing pain and stiffness in muscles of the shoulder, neck, lower back, buttocks and ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help for pain relief of TMJ syndrome

Acupuncture for TMJ- Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome

When there is pain in the jaw at the area of the temporomandibular joint it is commonly diagnosed as TMJ Syndrome. Other symptoms can include  grinding of teeth, clicking of the jaw, facial ... Continue Reading >>

Matt Callison, President of ACUSport Seminars USA, about to needle Hua Tuo Jia Ji acupuncture points in the treatment of piriformis syndrome

Acupuncture for Piriformis Syndrome

Acupuncture for Piriformis Syndrome can help because it can reduce inflammation and improve local micro circulation, thereby reducing muscle stiffness. Piriformis Syndrome comes about because ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture will help more than wishful thinking to turn a posterior baby position

Acupuncture for posterior presentation

Acupuncture and moxibustion can help for both breech and posterior position of the baby during pregnancy. Dr Debra Betts, PhD, author of The Essential Guide to Acupuncture in Pregnancy and ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help for anxiety during pregnancy

Acupuncture for Anxiety and Depression during Pregnancy

There are many mental symptoms that may be classified as anxiety and depression that could be experienced during pregnancy. These include crying for no reason, overwhelming irritability or ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can provide relief for haemorrhoids during pregnancy

Acupuncture for Haemorrhoids during Pregnancy

Haemorrhoids are often accompanied with constipation and may be complicated with the pressure of the foetus pressing on the bowel. There may also be bleeding caused by the haemorroids as well as ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help for insomnia experienced during pregnancy

Acupuncture Treatment for Insomnia during Pregnancy

From a western medical viewpoint, certain pregnancy related symptoms like heart burn, nausea and general stress may be contributing factors leading to sleeping problems during pregnancy. The ... Continue Reading >>