Important Clinic Update March 22nd 2020 - COVID 19
Unfortunately, due to the current situation and advice from the British Acupuncture Council I will be postponing all acupuncture and massage appointments and closing the clinic until it is safe for us all to be in person again.
If you have an appointment booked - I'll be in touch with you individually to let you know.
If you would like some support through this time I am now offering online Guided Acupressure Sessions You can find out more and book your call online here
I'm also creating a series of online workshops - join the waitlist for details here
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Spring is finally in the air, the sun is warming up and the wind blows the last of the dead leaves from the trees, making space for the explosion of new growth. In Chinese Medicine we look at symptoms both physical and emotional, taking into account the environment that we are living in. One aspect … Read more
Interestingly this is a question that often stumps people when I ask it at their initial consultation. They usually have to take some time to think a little or the answer is “I don’t really rest” or “I watch television” (which is not always the same as relaxing, as we often do it out of … Read more
Chinese New Year begins on 16 February 2018, which is the 4715th Chinese New Year. With each year there is a related element and this year it is earth so it is also said to be the Yellow Male Earth Dog year. According to Chinese horoscope theory, the Male Earth is represented by mountain and … Read more
My friend Laura (movingqi.co.uk) is back with another video – showing you this quick exercise to help wake up the eyes. This exercise was taught in schools and in factories and offices in China as part of the daily wake up routine before the start of the working day. Place the thumbs on the temples … Read more
Poor sleep impacts on a range of health issues from obesity, cardiovascular disease, blood pressure, hormone regulation, poor memory, anxiety and generally stress and inflammation in the body. Many people find that coming for acupuncture helps them sleep better – even if sleep is not the main reason for having acupuncture. There are a number … Read more
When did you first hear about acupuncture? Often, it’s word of mouth when someone else has tried it and found that it really helped their symptoms and they suggest you try it too. But how did acupuncture “get discovered” in the West? Back in 1971, when Nixon was on a state visit to China, he … Read more