Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medicine that has been used for thousands of years to treat a variety of health conditions, including painful periods. The practice involves the insertion of thin needles into specific points on the body, called acupoints, to stimulate the body’s natural healing processes. One of the… Read More »How does Acupuncture help with painful periods?
Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine have been used for centuries to support fertility and improve the chances of successful pregnancy. In recent years, these traditional therapies have also been used in conjunction with in vitro fertilisation (IVF) to increase the chances of successful pregnancy. Acupuncture is believed to help regulate… Read More »How do Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine support the IVF process?
UPDATE 03/11/2020 A quick update following the government announcements about the new national lockdown. As a health service, I want to assure you that throughout this period our clinic will still be open and here to provide you our normal services. We will continue to uphold the highest standard of cleanliness… Read More »COVID-19 and your treatment
A client of mine, who wants to remain anonymous, has written this blog post. She came to see me for Acupuncture treatments to help her with Contraceptive detox, which, in addition to other drospirenone based oral contraceptives, appears to be unsafe. She wanted to document her experiences with Yasmin in order to… Read More »A Perspective On Acupuncture – Contraceptive detox
Finding the best acupuncturist in London for you, especially if you’ve never had acupuncture before, can be a little awkward and daunting. You don’t know what to expect. Even before you make the appointment, you aren’t really sure how to pick the right one for you, or how to know… Read More »7 tips on how to find the best Acupuncturist in London for you
Immune system boost with moxa In Traditional Chinese Medicine, moxibustion as an immune system boost has a history of more than 3000 years. What is moxibustion? Moxibustion is a non-invasive application of a yellow cotton like herb called Moxa to specific acupuncture points on the skin. Once applied, it is… Read More »Immune system boost with moxa
What are menopause and hot flashes? Menopause is a natural, permanent ending of your period when the ovaries start to produce less oestrogen. I know this can be very challenging for you. Hot flashes are a common menopausal symptom, that may be accompanied by rapid heartbeat, sweating and anxiety or… Read More »Hot flashes and Acupuncture
I understand how frustrating it feels when you are struggling to get pregnant and it’s just not happening… again. Most of your friends have children and you are constantly questioning yourself whether you will ever be able to become a parent, too. You are visiting family or friends for a gathering who have kids. You… Read More »I can’t get pregnant – what should I do?
The Science of Acupuncture is a fascinating full length documentary going behind the scenes to explain the Science behind Acupuncture and how it works. To find out more about `Acupuncture contact me to discuss your particular situation.
Researchers Find It Regulates Zinc and Copper Levels Acupuncture has been found helpful for a variety of psychiatric issues including depression and anxiety. Depression is a common reason for working with an acupuncturist, particularly for those where western medicines either have too many side effects, were not effective or were… Read More »Why Does Acupuncture Help Depression?
Treating insomnia with Acupuncture: British Acupuncture Council Member Maureen Cromey on BBC Breakfast talking about using acupuncture to treat insomnia. She is joined by Dr Sarah Jarvis. If you want to find out more on how Acupuncture can help you with insomnia contact me for more information.