Chinese herbs can help herniated disc

Chinese Herbs for Herniated Disc (Slipped Disc)

Many people would be surprised to hear that Chinese herbs can help for herniated disc problems and would expect that acupuncture take precedence as the main treatment.Ideally, treatment would ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture is used for post-operative surgery scarring

Acupuncture for Post-operative Surgical Scarring

Scarring can often be a result of surgery and the degree of the scarring can cause problems and hinder the recovery process. For example, the scaring may lessen the normal range of movement of a ... Continue Reading >>

Heiko Lade being interviewed by Ken Morrison on Radio Kidnappers

World Acupuncture Awareness Week 2015 – Radio Show with Heiko Lade

It is World Acupuncture Awareness Week November 16-22. Acupuncture NZ and many of its members are helping promote the benefits of acupuncture throughout the country.Here in Hawkes Bay there is a ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture for Sicca (dry eyes) syndrome

Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs for Sicca (dry eye) Syndrome

Sicca syndrome is sometimes referred to as Sjogren's syndrome. To be accurate however, it must be noted that Sjogren's syndrome needs to have evidence of an auto-immune disease present. ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture for raw food diet fanatic syndrome

Acupuncture for Raw Food Diet Fanatic Syndrome

It seems the obsession with a raw food diet has made a resurgence. I thought it had died out in the late 70's but apparently not. The good news is that acupuncture and Chinese herbs can help all ... Continue Reading >>

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 >>