Monthly Archives: November 2010


With Psoriasis You Need to Look at Digestion

There is a saying ‘that it is only skin deep’.   But really the skin is very often a reflection of digestive health.   In Chinese Medicine the skin is a reflection of the Lungs organ system and the Lungs are paired with the Large Intestine organ system.   For example asthmatic reactions […]


Acupuncture Shown to Reduce Breast Cancer Relatd Hot Flashes and Night Sweats

de Valois BA, Young TE, Robinson N, McCourt C, Maher EJ. Supportive Oncology Research Team (SORT), Lynda Jackson Macmillan Centre (LJMC), Mount Vernon Hospital, Middlesex, United Kingdom. [email protected] Abstract OBJECTIVES: Women taking tamoxifen experience hot flashes and night sweats (HF&NS); acupuncture may offer a nonpharmaceutical method of management. This study […]


Acupuncture reduces crying in infants with infantile colic: a randomised, controlled, blind clinical study.

Acupuncture reduces crying in infants with infantile colic: a randomised, controlled, blind clinical study. Landgren K, Kvorning N, Hallström I. 1Department of Health Science, Lund University, Lund, Sweden. Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate whether acupuncture reduces the duration and intensity of crying in infants with colic. Patients and methods 90 otherwise […]


Antibiotics As A Last Resort

I get frustrated and sad when I hear a friends kid is on antibiotics, especially if they are under 2 years of age.   There is little doubt that antibiotics cause stress to the gut mucosa lining.   There is also clear indication that antibiotics may not be useful for the common […]