Treating Male Fertility with Acupuncture

Did you know that male infertility or sub-fertility is often the reason why couples have difficulty getting pregnant? In fact it is the reason approximately 30% of the time and in another 30% of cases it is in combination with female infertility as a reason! As a...

Diploma Update: “With Distinction”

My Post Graduate Diploma in TCM Gynaecology and Obstetrics has been updated with the grade I got – Distinction – in the final course exam. Looks better now;-) This Diploma is the result of the course I completed with Dr. Trevor Wing of The Women’s...

Acupuncture as a general anesthetic

Here’s another way acupuncture can benefit us: anesthesia. It may be a long time before it is a available (if ever) in Ireland but it helps people recover faster from surgery and has less side effects. Quote from article: “…By using acupuncture...

Olympic Athletes using Cupping!

You will have seen pictures of athletes at the Olympics in Rio with marks on their bodies from an ancient Chinese heat therapy known as cupping. Cupping stimulates the flow of blood, lymph or fluids, and Qi (“vital energy”) into the affected area. This is...