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Moxibustion – What Can It Do For Your Health?

Moxibustion is an essential part of Oriental medicine, which includes traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) as well as Japanese medicine. Moxibustion is an ancient heat treatment, which complements acupuncture and herbal medicine. Moxibustion involves the burning of mugwort, a particular tinder of dried herbs, on or near the skin to facilitate healing. It has been used …

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Stress Management: How Acupuncture Can Help To Reduce Stress

Stress seems to be our constant companion in life. Chronic stress, in particular, has become the predominant epidemic of our modern society. Our bodies are constantly under the influence of stress hormones, and our sympathetic NS is working in overdrive. No space for it to settle down. As a result of it, we are always …

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What Is Japanese Acupuncture?

Japanese acupuncture offers therapeutic effects and deep relaxation at the same time. Renowned for its gentle range of needle techniques the Japanese style of acupuncture emphasises pleasant and subtle treatments. Diagnosis and assessment are based on the palpation of 12 different wrist pulses and on abdominal and meridian examination. The needles applied are extremely fine and inserted lightly with a guide tube. Often these treatments are combined with moxibustion and herbal medicine.