Back Pain

14th May 2015

Back pain afflicts around 85% of adults at some point during their lives. Happily, the NHS has recently looked at the evidence for acupuncture in treating lower back pain and...

Acupuncture can help to alleviate the symptoms of Bell's Palsy

Acupuncture for Bell’s Palsy (facial paralysis) in Brighton

27th Apr 2015

In Chinese Medicine Bell's Palsy is considered a Wind Attack or External Wind Stroke attack. It is believed that Bell’s palsy is caused when Wind and Cold invade the meridians, muscles and tendons of the face. It can happen when the immune systems and the body's defences are weak. When the immune system is deficient, the flow of Qi and Blood becomes impaired, which results in malnourishment of the facial muscles and tendons.

Baby Blues and Acupuncture

Baby Blues & Chinese Medicine

10th Mar 2015

Over the last few years, I have noticed that many women that I have been treating during their pregnancy, often fear that they will suffer from the symptoms of the...

You’ll find this point on the inside lower leg, four fingers’ width above the ankle bone

Inducing Labour with Acupuncture in Brighton

10th Mar 2015

These last weeks, I have seen several women who came to have an acupuncture treatment to induce labour. As all of them asked me many technical questions about how it...