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Acupuncture by App?

When I was a student over 25 years ago there were very few books about acupuncture and certainly no websites or apps. One college in particular was very sniffy about any kind of technology being applied to it suggesting that do do so would in some way obstruct the “purity” Read More …

Using Acupuncture Consciously

A Discussion When you mention acupuncture most people think of China but that is not the whole story. In 1991 the mummified body of “Otzi the Iceman” a five thousand year old Neolithic hunter was discovered on the mountainous boarder between Switzerland and Italy. He appeared to have tattoos or Read More …

Basic Information about NADA

In the mid-1970s, Michael Smith, a medical doctor at Lincoln Hospital in the South Bronx area of New York, modified an existing system of auricular acupuncture into a simple technique for the treatment of many common drug addictions as an alternative to methadone. This selection of ear points proved to Read More …

Damp and Phlegm Revisited

When I was a student of acupuncture in the early 90’s I remember the concepts of damp and phlegm being briefly explained to me. If you want to understand the nature of damp you can go out in England and experience it simply enough. It is heavy, it is misty, Read More …

Low Cost Acupuncture in Bath

We will be starting student clinics again on the following dates here in Bath: Nov 11/12/25/26 2015. Jan 13/14/18 Feb 10/11/24 Mar 9*/10 2016. Please ask anyone who would like to come to text 07985244358 or send a message via the website.

Acupuncture by Prescription

I was conditioned to be opposed to doing acupuncture by prescription. It goes against all my instincts and my training, which says that if we are working with holistic medicine we must by implication look at the whole case. This system of medicine is about people not conditions so prescriptions Read More …

Cosmetic Acupuncture – How is it done?

Cosmetic Acupuncture – Facial Revitalisation Acupuncture (FRA) Facial revitalisation techniques we use for cosmetic acupuncture include needles, electro acupuncture, TENS pads, massage techniques and more. The exact method employed will depend upon the individual and their requirements. For example we have found that electro acupuncture is the most effective method Read More …