Chinese herbs and acupuncture can help for Lyme Disease

Chinese herbs and acupuncture for Lyme Disease

Lyme disease came about being called Lyme disease because it was first noticed in 1975 in Lyme, Connecticut. It can occur anywhere in the world including China. The disease is transmitted by a ... Continue Reading >>

Wing Chun has many health benefits

Health benefits of the Wing Chun stance

By positioning the spine using specific postures of Wing Chun and Qi Gong,  the energy (qi) can flow more smoothly.  The spine is made up of a series of vertebrae, 7 cervical (upper) vertebrae, ... Continue Reading >>

Often heat applied to lower abdomen can provide some relief of menstrual cramps

Which acupuncture points are used for menstrual pain?

Research has shown that acupuncture points on the leg are more sensitive during the menstrual cycle.Treatment using acupuncture on specific acupuncture points also provided better and longer ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help Dupuytren's Contracture

Acupuncture for Dupuytren’s Contracture

Dupuytren's contractures  more commonly affects the 3rd and 4th fingers and is  more prevalent in males than females. It is also regarded as having a family history and has also been called the ... Continue Reading >>

Moxibustion being used to help a herniated disc

Moxibustion or Acupuncture for Disc Herniation (Slipped Disc)

Traditional Chinese medicine uses a number of methods to treat herniated disc and one of them is moxibustion.The application of moxibustion provides intense heat to the area being treated.In ... Continue Reading >>

Chinese herbs and acupuncture can help for diverticulitis

Chinese Herbs and Acupuncture for Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis can cause cramping and  pain in the lower left region of the abdomen.The large intestine can develop small pouches that bulge out like little sacs and these are called ... Continue Reading >>

Matt Callison presenting for the first time in New Zealand in Hamilton in 2002

Matt Callison-Special guest lecture at NZ School of Acupuncture and TCM: Kidney Qi Deficiency (Shen Qi Xu) and Low Back Pain; Friday May 29th 2015

Matt Callison first  lectured in New Zealand when he was invited to be the keynote speaker at the New Zealand Register of Acupuncturists Inc annual conference in Hamilton in 2002.  Since then, he ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can be used to help relieve the presure from intracranial hypertension

Acupuncture for Intracranial Hypertension

Intracranial hypertension occurs  as a result of increased pressure around the brain. It results in headache, nausea and vomiting. Sometimes there may be severe visual disturbance, which in ... Continue Reading >>