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05
Sep

Press here… if you feel stuck

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Taichong (Great Rushing) will get things moving! It’s one of the most important points to counteract stagnation, stuckness, lack of flow, which can give rise to physical or emotional problems. Try it for headaches, menstrual cramps, bloating, PMS/PMT, muscle tension, eye problems, hayfever, stress, impatience, irritability.   Find it Move upwards from the space between […]

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15
May

Press Here… for Hay Fever

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Chinese medicine links seasonal allergies with an energetic deficiency in one or more of the organ systems: Kidneys, Liver, Lung or Stomach. For example, itchy eyes are related to the Liver system, while a runny nose and stuffy chest point towards the Lung system. With the Kidneys being at the root of all energy in […]

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14
Dec

Far away points

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Why do acupuncturists use points so far away from the centre of the body, and often far from the site of the problem? If you’ve been wondering why we needle your foot to help your headaches, it’s not because we can’t tell one end from the other. Read on.   Two explanations: Western medical research […]

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