Acupuncture for carpal tunnel during pregnancy

Acupuncture for Carpal Tunnel during Pregnancy

Research has demonstrated that acupuncture for carpal tunnel is an effective treatment and acupuncture has no adverse complications such as median nerve scarring as a result of surgery. Carpal ... Continue Reading >>


Acupuncture for Leg Cramps during Pregnancy

Leg cramps will most likely be seen in the calf muscles and are common in the third trimester of pregnancy. Acupuncture for leg cramps is a safe and effective treatment and other acupuncture ... Continue Reading >>

Bleeding between periods commonly occurs at ovulation, which in Chinese medical terms is called the "heat" cycle

Acupuncture for Bleeding between Periods

Bleeding between periods which is sometimes called spotting should be reviewed by a doctor in case it is due to uterine fibroids or polyps of the cervix or uterus. Hormone levels may need to be ... Continue Reading >>

Moxibustion works better than a hot water bottle for period pain

Acupuncture for Painful Periods

Painful periods is very common and in fact many women think that it is normal to have period pain. Acupuncture for painful periods has been used for centuries and in Chinese medical terms is ... Continue Reading >>


Acupuncture for Insomnia during Pregnancy

Women who may have suffered from insomnia prior to becoming pregnant can sometimes experience that the problem becomes worse during pregnancy and other women may experience sleeping disturbances ... Continue Reading >>

Chinese herbs and acupuncture can help treat late periods

Chinese herbs and Acupuncture for Late Periods

Late periods are by the medical definition late when they are longer than 30 days between cycles and in some instances can be 40-50 days late. If there is just one late cycle, it is not ... Continue Reading >>

Belinda Falconar Wellington Acupuncturist

Heiko Lade interviews Belinda Falconar- Wellington based acupuncturist and council member of the New Zealand Register of Acupuncturists Inc

Belinda started off her working career in the stressful corporate world which led her to becoming totally  burnt out. In her quest to get her health back on track again, she looked into ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture helps fertility

Best Acupuncture Point for Fertility

There have been a number of research studies undertaken in the west demonstrating the efficacy of acupuncture in promoting fertility for both males and females. Some of the studies have used the ... Continue Reading >>