Embracing Autumn

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Embracing Autumn Where has this year gone? Says me, a mother of a toddler and a part time practitioner. Needless to say there is so much to juggle that it is hard to keep up with the days especially during the summer holidays. With my little one in nursery, I now have more space to do more hours at work …

MCL Rehabilitation

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MCL Rehabilitation By Monica Bhojani This blog is about a patient I had when I first started out as a Sports Therapist, and was able to see from Day 1 of the injury through to full rehabilitation (nothing more satisfying than that!). My patient was a 20 year old male, playing regular football for his university team, and generally quite …

Introducing physiotherapy

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Introducing physiotherapy to Holistic Health and Healing   As an acupuncturist, tuina massage therapist and a sports massage and remedial therapist, I tend to see patients who need help with pain relief on a regular basis. Pain as most of us have experienced in some form or another can be of various types, stemming from different causes. No two backaches …

Acupuncture during pregnancy

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Pregnant, but need help? Consider acupuncture during pregnancy     What I am finding is I am seeing more pregnant women who need help at different stages of their pregnancy. From first trimester, where they need help with morning sickness, nausea, low energy, tiredness, Constipation, backache, suprapubic pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, breech presentation and to help with preparation of labour. …

Thinking of falling pregnant? Think acupuncture

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Thinking of falling pregnant? Think acupuncture   There has been a surge of women coming in for acupuncture to assist in preparation for pregnancy. I am based in Finchley, North London, and find ladies come to me locally but also from South of the River through recommendation. Some ladies need no planning and fall pregnant straight away. For others this …

Acupuncture Awareness Week

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Acupuncture Awareness Week 7-13 March   This year I seem more passionate than ever about Traditional Chinese Medicine, providing Acupuncture and Tui na massage alongside the correct nutrition (working with nature, seasons and the individual needs) and lifestyle. looking back over the years, not only am I coming up to my 14th year of practicing Acupuncture in Finchley, Whetstone, Hendon and …

Acupuncture can help with allergies

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Acupuncture can help with allergies   Spring is here! Literally, in our step, with the longer and hopefully warmer days too! With the change in season, comes change in our health conditions (hay fever, allergies) and also change in our activity levels. Allergic rhinitis (perennial and seasonal) affects around 10-40% of the population worldwide, and can have a substantial health …

Are you keeping to your New Year Resolution?

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Are you keeping to your New Year Resolution?   We are already heading towards the end of January.  Where does the time go? How is it going? Are you keeping up with the plans/changes/resolutions for this year? Do you need any support? Making a change is a journey, a process, one that takes determination and discipline. One quote that is quite …

Finding balance with acupuncture

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Finding balance with acupuncture   Finding balance with acupuncture Is this time of year all so overwhelming? Do you feel you are juggling too many balls at once? Are you tired? If you are trying to achieve balance and equilibrium especially this time of year, you have come to the right place. At North London Acupuncture, may it be one of …

Pregnancy and post natal massage

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Pregnancy and post natal massage Are you pregnant or post natal? If yes to either, you would know the impact on your body. By and large it is one of the most natural but difficult and can be an exhausting journey into motherhood. Not only on the body but the emotions play a huge part as well. I was on …