Acupuncture is used for fluid tissue build up

Acupuncture for Lymphedema

In normal circumstances tissue fluids that are located in between the cell spaces are  moved by the lymphatic system to prevent build up. In the event of the lymphatic system not functioning as ... Continue Reading >>

Traditional Chinese Medicine does not advocate icing a sprain

Acupuncture for the Ice Age

It was back in  1982 when  John McDonald was teaching me acupuncture  in Sydney, that he told us students in class, “ Don’t tell your patients to ice their ankle sprain”. We all had been ... Continue Reading >>

Ken Morrison will be interviewing Griselda Mason about World Spine Day on 18th October 2017

Ken Morrison talks with Griselda Mason and Heiko Lade about World Spine Day- Tune in at Radio Kidnappers Tuesday 18th October 11am on 1431AM or 104.7 FM

Ken morrison, well known DJ from Hawkes Bay, talks with Griselda Mason of the Hastings Chiropractic Clinic about the spine and how it can be treated with chiropractic techniques. Heiko Lade is ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture has been used to treat the spine for thousands of years

Acupuncture for the Spine

This year World Spine Day falls on October 16th and I thought I would take this opportunity to discuss how acupuncture has been used over the centuries in the treatment of the spine. The ancient ... Continue Reading >>

Alan Jansson demonstrating scatter needling at his 2016 Auckland workshop

Traditional Japanese Acupuncture Workshop: 2017 Auckland Feb 11-12 – with Alan Jansson

Alan Jansson returns to New Zealand  for his seventh workshop presentation here ! This practical orientated workshop will be held at the New Zealand School of Acupuncture in Epsom, Manukau ... Continue Reading >>

Local acupuncture treatment on a ganglion

Acupuncture for Ganglion Cysts

The cause for ganglion cysts from a western medical point of view is still unknown. Theorists have hypothesized that an injury or overuse lead to tissue breakdown in the local area and this ... Continue Reading >>

Ken Morrison well known Hawkes Bay DJ

Ken Morrison talks tinnitus with Heiko Lade 23rd Aug 2016 1431AM or 104.7FM

Ken Morrison will continue his string of interviews with Heiko Lade and this time he will be discussing the treatment of tinnitus with acupuncture.Tune into Radio Kidnappers on Tuesday 23rd ... Continue Reading >>

Tinnitus or ringing in the ears can drive people crazy

How does acupuncture for tinnitus work?

I have previously written about acupuncture for tinnitus and the various research that has looked at acupuncture and tinnitus and this blog is going to look more in depth at the how and why ... Continue Reading >>