Acupuncture for lunatics

Acupuncture for Lunatics

Historically, a lunatic according Wikipedia, is someone who had madness or epilepsy which were regarded as diseases caused by the moon. Philosophers as far back as Aristotle, said that the full ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture A-Z

Acupuncture for A-Z

The Acupuncture Clinic receives many inquiries as to what conditions acupuncture is actually used for.   Many people have the limited idea that it is only be used to treat back pain or weight ... Continue Reading >>

Mike Yin is a special guest at Radio Kidnappers

Mike Yin talks with Heiko Lade and Ken Morrrison about acupuncture for Christmas bloat on Radio Kidnappers-Tune in at Radio Kidnappers Tuesday 27th Dec 11am on 1431AM or 104.7 FM

Mike Yin, acupuncturist, has recently moved to New Zealand with his wife and daughter and is now a practising member of Acupuncture New Zealand. We took the opportunity to have him on our show ... Continue Reading >>

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 - Hawkes Bay DJ

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 >>

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 >>