Monthly Archives: March 2012


Yin and Yang – Part 1

On my website and on my literature, I have a symbol that many people know as the Yin Yang symbol. The correct name for it is the Taijitu symbol.  The Taijitu symbol is the universal symbol of the religion known as Taoism and is also often used by non-Taoists to represent the concept of opposites existing in [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:02+00:00March 30th, 2012|Acupuncture, Acupuncture Sligo|0 Comments

Top 5 Regrets of the Dying

Top 5 Regrets of the Dying   Some of my entries in my blog will not be directly related to acupuncture. This is one of those entries…..   There is a book: “The Top five Regrets of the Dying: A Life transformed by the Dearly Departing. The author is Bronnie Ware, an Australian palliative carer. [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:03+00:00March 23rd, 2012|Not quite acupuncture|0 Comments

Needle Size in Acupuncture

When people new to an acupuncture treatment come into my clinic the first questions almost always are: “How big are the needles?” and “Will it hurt?”  People think the bigger the needle the more pain. This is not true. Also they often don’t realise that needles also come in different widths as well as different [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:03+00:00March 14th, 2012|Acupuncture, Acupuncture Sligo|0 Comments

Rediscover Harmony using Acupuncture

Under my company name; The Acupuncture Zone, I have the expression: "Come in and Rediscover Harmony". This is not just some throw away expression, it has meaning in terms of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. As an acupuncturist I identify disharmonies in an individual. The disharmonies are ideintified mainly through asking questions, by analysing the information [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:03+00:00March 8th, 2012|Acupuncture, Acupuncture Sligo|0 Comments