Autumn Barley Stew

Autumn Barley Stew

Wow, Summer passed us by quickly! The days have shortened, early mornings are darker, and the temperature has finally cooled down a bit. In Chinese Medicine, Autumn is the element of Metal. The metal element encompasses the Lungs and Large intestine, and the immune...
Morning Sickness Acupuncture

Morning Sickness Acupuncture

  Morning sickness… (or in some cases ALL freaking day sickness!) Morning sickness typically presents in the first trimester of pregnancy (Up to week 13). While the name suggests its occurrence only happens in the morning, this is far from the truth for a lot of...
Acupuncture for Endometriosis: Research

Acupuncture for Endometriosis: Research

We will be updating this page, from time to time, with research on Acupuncture for Endometriosis.  The role of treatment timing and mode of stimulation in the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea with acupuncture: An exploratory randomised controlled trial (July 2017). A...
Acupressure for Stress Relief

Acupressure for Stress Relief

Acupressure for Stress Relief Yesterday, I gave a workshop to the lovely ladies at the Maroochydore Red Cross Blood Donor Service and it’s prompted me to share some of that information here. The topic of the workshop was a big one: Stress, Anxiety, and how acupressure...