What’s Acupuncture?

What’s Acupuncture? Used for centuries, this traditional natural health remedy still raises the question of What’s Acupuncture from many people. How does acupuncture work? Research has shown that acupuncture treatment stimulates the sensory nerves and we know this because if we block the sensory nerves – acupuncture doesn’t work, however if we block the motor nerves – it does still work. Acupuncture stimulates peripheral...

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Is acupuncture effective?

Is Acupuncture effective? Many people ask the question – is acupuncture effective?  There have been many evidence based research studies carried out and it has been found to be effective for many health conditions. Is Acupuncture Evidence Based? “In an ongoing search, by November, 2015 we had found OVER 870 RECOMMENDATIONS for acupuncture for over 100 CONDITIONS from multiple international groups and over 30 countries”. Birch, S. et al...

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What is Acupuncture like?

What is Acupuncture like? Many of my clients have asked what is acupuncture like?  Many people have a fear of needles and will never consider having Acupuncture as a natural health treatment as a result of their fear.  To help show what an acupuncture treatment session involves, we invited a client who has never had Acupuncture before. Our client shares how his Acupuncture treatment went, what his fears were prior to the treatment and his...

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What to expect during Acupuncture Treatment

What to expect during Acupuncture Treatment – Live Are you one of the many people that is not sure what Acupuncture actually?  Sally Austin shows you live, an Acupuncture Treatment session.  See what an Acupuncture treatment session involves and how this alternative natural health method is applied. Many people have a fear of needles.  These people will never consider having Acupuncture as a health treatment as a result of their fear....

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Fibromyalgia treatment

Fibromyalgia treatment Conventional therapies for Fibromyalgia have limited success in treating this complex and unexplained condition. Current Fibromyalgia treatment is largely comprised of prescribing different medications for the varying symptoms in a trial and error approach. In a previous blog on Fibromyalgia symptoms and diagnosis we spoke about the advantages of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the diagnosis and treatment of the...

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Natural Remedies for Back Pain Relief

Natural Remedies for Back Pain Relief – Can Acupuncture help? Back pain is one of the most common conditions seen in the acupuncture clinic today. Research says that it affects anywhere from 75 to 90 percent of people at some stage in their lives. Lower Back Pain is second only to the common cold as a cause for lost production and days taken off work. In a German study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, 1,162 adults with...

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