January 18, 2017
Meridian Balancing System

Meridian Balancing System – A classic Strategy for Pain Relief

Meridian Balancing System – A Classic Strategy for Pain Relief Acupuncture treatment is well known for pain relief. Sometimes, acupuncture needles are inserted to the affected area directly and we call this local treatment. But what happens if we cannot treat the affected area locally, […]
September 25, 2016

Acupuncture and In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF): Recent Research and Clinical Guidelines

Abstract The use of acupuncture to improve the outcome of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) has become widespread over the past five years. Three of four randomised controlled trials (RCT) published since 2002 have shown that acupuncture significantly increases pregnancy rates. Although the research has a […]
August 12, 2016

Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis with Chinese Scalp Acupuncture

Chinese Scalp Acupuncture Chinese scalp acupuncture is a contemporary acupuncture technique with just 40 years of history. It integrates traditional Chinese needling methods with Western medical knowledge of the cerebral cortex. This technique has been used to treat multiple sclerosis (MS) and other central nervous system disorders in China and other countries. Abstract […]
July 19, 2016

Zen Meditation

What is Zen Meditation? Zen Meditation is a psycho- spiritual therapeutic practice, not a religious practice. It is a practice of mindfulness. Like all Chinese/Oriental Arts, it is a “practice” requiring “practice.” How to Do It? *Find a place where you feel safe and secure. […]
June 15, 2016
acupuncture treatment for weight loss on gut flora in patients

Effect of Acupuncture Treatment for Weight Loss on Gut Flora in Patients with Simple Obesity

Introduction Acupuncture is used in the management of obesity, but the mechanisms of its action are not known. We explored the effect of abdominal acupuncture treatment on body mass index (BMI) and on intestinal flora. Materials and Methods The study was approved by the Ethics […]
May 27, 2016

Acupuncture Use on Rise by IVF Mums

Author: PAGE, Emma Abstract: Mary Birdsall from Fertility Associates in Auckland said five of eight randomised controlled studies on acupuncture and IVF had shown a benefit if it was performed at the time the embryo was transferred. Full text: INCREASING NUMBERS of women are using acupuncture […]