Tension Headaches

Most of us will experience a headache at some point in our lives with over 7 million Australians having tension headaches. They can be a debilitating affliction with symptoms ranging from persistent and dull pain to mild light and noise sensitivity which can lead to anxiety, depression, sleeplessness and difficulty …

Connective Tissue & Acupuncture

Science is looking into how acupuncture works, and have been researching how an acupuncture needle can interact with connective tissue to stimulate a relaxation response. When connective tissue is stretched and then allowed to relax blood and fluids can flow freely into the area, allowing an area to oxygenate and release tightness which can have an analgesic …

Stiff neck & how Chinese Medicine can assist

Stiff neck, also known as painful neck, wry neck or torticollis is a common pathological disorder occurring over 70% of people. It can be from a variety of causes and presents with varying symptoms: Muscles – tear, displacement, metabolism, wasting, overuse, for example strains or tears of the sternocleidomastoid muscle …