Category: Uncategorized

Let there be light

Light is so important to human beings and we can probably all identify with the way in which our mood can change dependent upon the amount of light there is. Such as on the first sunny day of spring or when we walk into a room with a large window Read More …

Inner Talk CD’s

Inner talk CD’s are subliminal recordings of affirmations that you play in the background. We have found them really very effective for children and to a lesser extent for adults as well. You put one on quietly in their bedroom whilst they are asleep and the changes can be quite Read More …

I will be at the Cardiff show

Meet HAC in Cardiff – Sept 8th At the Cardiff show I will be offering seated massage, doing a talk about the study of acupuncture (11.30am) and chatting to anyone who passes by, hope to see you there, Jamie. Program: See this link Find out more about our one-year acupuncture Read More …

The Ego and Acupuncture Practice

Whilst it seems that acupuncturists do become more present/conscious with experience I am going to suggest that ultimately acupuncture is an obstruction to conscious development. When we say conscious in this context we mean exactly the opposite of what I was conditioned to think it means. I thought to be Read More …

What Has Trump Got To Do With It?

Here I am on a blog about acupuncture and alternative health putting Donald Trump into the headline, is it just to catch your eye? Well, regular readers will know that I do not see acupuncture as an isolated subject in its own right. If you subscribe to a holistic view Read More …

Acupuncture Safety

Acupuncture has a very good safety record and this is reflected in low insurance costs. The cost of insuring yourself to practice acupuncture in the UK is about £150 a year and this is the same whether you have a certificate from a five-year degree course, a one-year part-time course Read More …

Cosmetic Acupuncture Day

A quick reminder to anyone considering our Cosmetic Acupuncture Day that we will be running again on 8th August in Bath. This is open to acupuncture students and practitioners who wish to add this extra skill to their repertoire. Theory: How Cosmetic Acupuncture forms part of your practice and draws Read More …

How Special is Water?

Water is very special and in fact, its hard to overemphasise how special it is. Without water, there would be no life because life was born out of water and water forms the matrix to sustain life. Our body contains more water than anything else and this is why everyone Read More …

Is Acupuncture-Homeopathy-Placebo?

Some people say acupuncture is a placebo but actually placebo is part of almost every kind of medical or therapeutic treatment dynamic. So we know it is an important factor for effective acupuncture just as we know it is important in a GP’s surgery or hospital. Although I would contend Read More …