Acupuncture for Tennis Elbow

28th Jan 2018

Acupuncture (and especially electro-acupuncture combined with an infra-red lamp) can improve muscle stiffness and joint mobility by increasing local microcirculation, which aids dispersal of swelling. It is an excellent alternative to steroid injection often offered to alleviate the pain due to tennis elbow.

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.

The science of Acupuncture – A BBC documentary

The science of Acupuncture – A BBC documentary

13th Mar 2013

Today, I would like to share this amazing BBC documentary about acupuncture. I hope it will help you to understand how acupuncture works. As part of the documentary, you will...