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Blood Stagnation

Unlocking Vitality: What is Blood Stagnation in East Asian Medicine?

When we consult with clients about their health conditions, we often talk about the concept of blood stagnation, which provokes puzzled expressions on clients’ faces. Therefore, providing a greater understanding of this crucial common condition in our blogs is worthwhile. In the intricate tapestry of East Asian Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), the concept […]

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Tiger

Lunar New Year 2022 – The Year of the Tiger

Although the Western world has already welcomed the New Year and ushered out 2021, the Lunar New Year has not yet arrived. Lunar New Year begins on the second new Moon after the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere. This year, the date is February 1st.  In many parts of Asia, the Lunar New Year is

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cancer

An Integrative Approach to Cancer Treatment

East-Asian Medicine and Western Medicine can work together How acupuncture and herbal medicine can help Coping with cancer can be a challenging and overwhelming experience. The medical treatment often begins before the initial emotional reactions have started to be processed. Unfortunately, the side-effects can add to the burden. These side-effects can take their toll on

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Anxiety

Anxiety and Depression and how Acupuncture can Help

As the COVID pandemic wreaks havoc on our world, levels of anxiety and depression have soared, as people try to adjust in this new world. In the next two blogs, we will be looking at these two common mental health conditions, to understand more about the causes and symptoms, and how acupuncture can help. In

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Cold and flu

Common Colds – Brisbane

It’s the time of the year again, we have entered the cold and flu season.
For many of us, colds and flu are just another part of life that we have to suffer through with trips to the Dr, swallowing cold and flu tablets, sore throat lozenges and cough syrup. Admittedly, social distancing and improved hand hygiene in recent times have lowered the infection rate significantly. However, we are still vulnerable to catching colds.

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hay fever

Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever) And Acupuncture

It’s the time of the year again. With the change in season, allergic rhinitis is on the rise.  What is allergic rhinitis? Commonly known as hay fever, allergic rhinitis occurs when the nose and eyes are coming into contact with allergens such as pollen, dust mite, moulds and animal dander. The body’s immune system recognises and then

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Acupuncture Migraine

Can Acupuncture Help Migraine? Discover How Acupuncture Helps And Prevents Migraine Headaches

What is a migraine? Migraine is a common neurological disease that can be very disabling. It is typically a throbbing headache, usually on one side. It can be associated with nausea and vomiting and increased sensitivity to light and sound. What are the triggers? Triggers differ from person to person, but they can include: Environmental

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How does Acupuncture Reduce Stress?

The Ins And Outs Of Chronic Stress: How Does Acupuncture Reduce Stress?

One of our constant companions in modern life is stress. Stress is in everybody’s vocabulary; it’s part of our everyday life. Do you know anybody who is not stressed these days? The World Health Organisation calls stress “the health epidemic of the twenty-first century”. We can experience both “macro stress doses”, such as grief, and

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