Long term relief from herpetic neuralgia

A case of shingles had left one of my patients with herpetic neuralgia, which had produced intense nerve pain in her forehead and eyebrows for three years since her illness. She tried acupuncture, painkillers, and various other treatments, none of which had relieved the pain at all. When she came to see me she said that her pain was constantly [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Acupuncture|0 Comments

Dissolving chronic pain with cold laser

It's common knowledge that acupuncture really works on those old aches and pains that feel like they've been around for ever. Unlike acute pain, which is identifiable and specific, anyone who has suffered from chronic pain knows that it is intangible. Where exactly the pain resides and what is causing it, are often unclear. This [...]

By | February 5th, 2016|Acupuncture|0 Comments

Splash out on pedalo rides, not pills

I love this comment in today's Guardian! Click here to read As brilliant as Western medicine is for many conditions, general health issues caused by imbalancedimmune systems, are much better treated through the acupuncture meridians. Let's follow more Eastern medicine principles where good health becomes an art, or a philosophy, rather than pure science. Well [...]

By | September 2nd, 2015|Acupuncture|0 Comments