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How Acupuncture Can Help With Anxiety Management

Aug 24, 2021

Over a couple of years, acupuncture is used in many hospitals, and the fallouts have been overwhelming. It is an alternative medicine made up of fine, sterile needles inserted at specific points in the skin. Acupuncture treatments follow the principles...

The Power of Chinese Herbs for Immunity

Aug 18, 2021

Traditional Chinese herbal medicines contain naturally derived compounds that have been identified for their role in immunological regulation1. Some of these bioactive compounds include flavonoids, saponins, polysaccharides, polyphenols, triterpenoids, alkaloids...

What are the Benefits of a Reiki Healing Session?

Aug 09, 2021

What is Reiki? Reiki is a Japanese natural healing modality. This form of healing comes under the collective term of Biofield Energy Therapies and is a form of Energy Medicine. Various hands-on healing techniques have been used for centuries but Reiki...

Debunking Asthma Myths on World Asthma Day 2021

May 03, 2021

Have you ever been told that asthma is just in your head amid a severe attack? Well, it's just one of the many myths about the condition that keeps people from getting the right treatment. Bearing the theme, "Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions", World...

The Top 5 Science-backed Natural Therapies for Treating IBS

Feb 22, 2021

Complementary medicine is increasingly becoming the go-to solution for a variety of chronic conditions which conventional medicine has failed to address effectively. The short-term benefits of pharmaceutical drugs, not to mention the side effects they...

Indemnity Insurance for Acupuncturists & Chinese Medicine Practitioners

Jan 13, 2021

Acupuncturists and other Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners are holistic healers who take all aspects of a person's health into consideration to restore their body's natural healing abilities. However, despite being meticulous in conducting...

Meet the Healers: Jason Mallia

Dec 07, 2020

Who is Jason Mallia? Wearing multiple hats in his profession as a natural health practitioner allows Jason Mallia to address all sorts of ailments and diseases effectively. He has been running his integrative healthcare clinic called Integrated Health...

Studying Traditional Chinese Medicine

Oct 21, 2020

Do you want to know why balancing the Yin and Yang is important in preventing disease and maintaining good health? Studying Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) takes you on a journey to one of the world's oldest healing systems, its different branches...

How Much Do Natural Medicine Therapies Cost?

Sep 22, 2020

Natural medicine has become the go-to remedy of many people now more than ever. Although much older than Western medicine, ancient remedies had to take the back seat as people relied on synthetic drugs for many years. These days, natural medicine is...

Acupuncture for Shingles

Sep 03, 2020

Anyone who's had chickenpox as a child is at risk of developing shingles because the virus never goes away once it has penetrated the body. It just lies dormant in a cluster of nerve tissues located in the root of the spinal cord, and then it reawakens...

Hearty Lamb Shank Stew for Your Winter Blues

Apr 29, 2020

Beautiful veggies and gorgeous pearl barley give this stew heartiness, while the slow cooked lamb gives that classic melt-in-the-mouth tenderness. Lamb meat has been a dining table staple as early as 8,000 BC, the earliest recorded time cattle were...

TCM Explained: An Easy Guide Traditional Chinese Medicine

Feb 21, 2020

Traditional Chinese Medicine (hereafter referred to as TCM)  is a complete system of healing that includes herbs, massage, diet, exercise therapy and acupuncture.  The main foundation for TCM is that all of creation is borne from two opposite principles, yin...

Korean Ginseng 101: What is Korean Ginseng?

Aug 22, 2018

What is Korean ginseng? For thousands of years, Korean ginseng is a perennial herb that has been used as a natural antidote for several illnesses. The root of the Korean ginseng is the only part that contains health giving qualities. It is said that...

How Much Does Acupuncture Cost?

Jan 08, 2018

Acupuncture is fast becoming one of the most well known and most popular complementary therapies, but how much does it cost? The good news is that it's cheaper than you may think. This article shows you the average cost of acupuncture in Australia...

Study: Can Chinese Medicine Treat Cancer?

Nov 22, 2013

It’s a bold claim to say that a particular treatment – conventional or complementary – can cure cancer. But a recent report from China has found that Traditional Chinese Medicine (or TCM) may in fact successfully treat cancer. Here we put the study...

What is Tibetan Massage?

Dec 04, 2012

Along with Indian Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Tibetan medicine is one of the world's oldest systematised healing systems. Part of the Silk Road trading network that connected India, China and the Persian Empire, Tibetan medicine...

Study: Chinese Medicine May Reduce Chemotherapy Side Effects

Apr 04, 2012

A study led by scientists at Yale University has suggested that an 1800 year-old herb mixture used in Chinese medicine could improve the effectiveness of chemotherapy for people who have colon cancer. Huang qin tang (or PHY906 as it has been dubbed...

Video: Exploring Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

Jan 20, 2012

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a centuries old healing tradition that still enjoys widespread use today. ntpagesTV interviewed experienced TCM practitioner Trudy Zipf from Blues Point Practice to find out more.Watch this video interview to learn: What...

Chinese Medicine Becomes Regulated

Nov 17, 2011

Thankfully all professions, including natural health practitioners, are increasingly regulated which helps to ensure they have undergone the requisite training, are insured and have registered with the appropriate regulatory body. Chinese medicine...

What is Cupping?

Jun 20, 2011

Gwyneth Paltrow has done it. So has Madonna. Even Victoria Beckham has been known to indulge. If you have seen pictures of celebs, sporting stars or the average person in the street with strange circular marks on their skin, they have more than likely...

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