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 […]
Depression Our last blog examined anxiety and the impact this common mental health condition can have on our quality of life and functioning. This blog will look at depression to understand more about the causes and symptoms and how acupuncture can help. What is depression? Everyone feels sad or down at some time in their
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.
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
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
If you have visited us at Ondol Clinic in the past few weeks, you may have noticed something is “afoot” out the back. We are very excited about what is happening and when the work is completed, we are guessing you will be too. This project will bring a wonderful new dimension to the clinic