Autumn acupuncture to prevent hay fever

Autumn acupuncture to prevent hay fever

It may seem odd to talk about acupuncture treatment for hay fever in the autumn – but it’s all about treating the root of the condition with the aim of then having a hay-fever-free summer, as our acupuncturist Tiffany Black explains   Hurrah! The hay fever season is...
Acupuncture to reduce anxiety

Acupuncture to reduce anxiety

This time of year is one of change, of letting go, of new beginnings – all of which can lead to anxiety. Tiffany Black shares how acupuncture is here to help so that your autumn will go more smoothly   After the easy flow of August, when all social and work-related...
Organically nutritious: benefits of choosing organic

Organically nutritious: benefits of choosing organic

It’s more expensive and it often looks just the same as conventional produce, so why should you invest in organic food? Our nutritional therapist Jenny Kerridge looks at the impact on nutrition   There are lots of environmental, ethical and farming reasons why...
We are what we eat: value of organic

We are what we eat: value of organic

As it’s Organic September, our Naturopathic Nutritional Therapist Penelope Barnett sets out the benefits of organic produce to our body   What are the benefits? Organic, to me, means working with nature not against it. Organic promotes higher levels of animal...
Late Summer – the Earth Element

Late Summer – the Earth Element

By Julie Kelham, Acupuncturist At the core of Chinese Medicine is the principle that nature is governed by Yin/Yang and the five elements, Wood, Fire Earth, Metal and Water.  Each season  is associated with a different element and with the energy system of different...