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Acupuncture

Originated in China, over 3,000 years ago, acupuncture is thought to be one of the oldest forms of medicine.  Traditionally Chinese believe that energy flows through the body via specific channels, and when these became blocked illiness or pain would occur. Acupuncture was used to promote, maintain and restore good health by promoting the flow […]

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Auricular Acupuncture

With auricular acupuncture, the ear is regarded as a micro system of the body. With up to 200 acupoints corresponding to a particular area of anatomy it can be is used for a variety of conditions including stress, anxiety and chronic conditions. Auricular acupuncture can be used alone or in conjunction with body acupuncture.

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Cupping

Cupping is a technique utilised within Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). A vacuum is created inside a glass cup before being placed on the skin, so that the cup sticks to the skin. This draws blood to the area, and is useful for pain, stiffness and congestion. After treatment, it will leave bruise like marks on […]