Acupuncture during pregnancy

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Acupuncture during pregnancy can help with several conditions with which some pregnant women suffer, such as morning sickness, fatigue, heartburn, constipation, and gestational diabetes, back pain, ligament pain, premature cervical ripening, preeclampsia (pregnancy-induced hypertension.) As acupuncturists we are trained to know which acupuncture points are helpful during pregnancy and which points should be avoided. There are certain points on the …

Acupuncture – A patient’s view

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This week’s acupuncture blog is inspired by a testimonial received from a patient following a recent accident abroad: “I had travelled to London on vacation several days after an automobile accident involving me as a passenger.  I had been of several minds whether to cancel the trip altogether as I had injured my foot, right hip and was experiencing pain …

BackCare Awareness Week 2013- Mind your back!

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Literally so to speak! Today’s write up is inspired by this week being dedicated to The BackCare Awareness Week 2013 especially for carers.  In the borough of Barnet, we have a large elderly population without doubt.  My next-door neighbour is now in her 90’s. As an Acupuncturist and Massage Therapist, I see carers on a daily basis. It is no …

Benefits of massage

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I routinely ask my patients as to why they need a massage and reason they come for repeats.  Below is a list of the most common reasons, along with some research which I have found to back these up. 1.    We are not really designed for sitting Massage counteracts all that sitting we do.  The majority of people who come …

Acupuncture for treating headaches

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Acupuncture is great for pain relief and is well known for it. People always associate needles to help pain of various sorts. I shall focus on headaches this week, as I treated a lot of them last week! They say there is a pill for every ill. One of the more natural way of relieving pain is needles for any …

Acupuncture for treating tennis elbow

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My blog for this week is about a particular type of pain, tennis elbow. You don’t have to play tennis to suffer from tennis elbow that I can tell you for sure! I have treated various different age groups with this condition in the last 12 years of practice. Tennis elbow is considered an overload injury, and it typically occurs …

Acupuncture, our success with backache and fertility

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At Holistic Health & Healing we are pleased to be of help for a vast number of conditions, the most common being aches and pains and to assist fertility. Acupuncture as a natural pill-less treatment is known to be of great benefit for pain relief and we see it work time and again. As recent as two weeks ago, we …