Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a traditional form of health care from the East. Used successfully as a preventive medicine, and in the modern day continues to aid the body with ridding disease. Strengthening the body’s healing ability can delay illness, premature aging and reduce pain.

Acupuncture is a hands on, natural treatment  that can address many of todays modern illnesses. including Anxiety & insomnia, Constipation and IBS, UTIs & menstruation issues.

What to expect

During the first consultation (60-90 minutes) a detailed medical history is taken and questioning on your lifestyle, diet, and habits discussed. Appropriate palpation of the affected fascia and tongue and pulse reading are a part of all sessions. You will be asked to disrobe accordingly. Needles will be placed is predetermined points of the body. (not always in the area of concern).

Life style and Chinese dietary advice will be given to complement the acupuncture treatments.  A course of treatment is always recommended, although some acute conditions can ease after 2 to 3 sessions.