Monthly Archives: May 2012

Non Acupuncture Topic – Skin Cancer

Non Acupuncture Topic – Skin Cancer   This week I’m going to write about a non acupuncture topic – skin cancer from a Western medical point of view. With the beautiful weather we’ve had in Ireland this week I’m going to write on skin cancer and tips to prevent damage to your skin. What is [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:01+00:00May 25th, 2012|Acupuncture|0 Comments

The Emotions and Organs in Acupuncture

Today I’m going to write about the emotions in Chinese medicine and how they are responsible for disharmony which leads to disease and illness. In acupuncture, emotions and physical health are connected. Sadness, nervous tension and anger, worry, fear, and overwork are each associated with a particular organ in the body. For example, frustration and [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:02+00:00May 18th, 2012|Acupuncture, Acupuncture Sligo|0 Comments

Unusual Medical Treatments – Leeches

Today I’m going to write about an unusual medical treatment that has nothing to do with acupuncture. I saw a documentary recently where leeches were used in the healing process. I thought it was very interesting that a method used in the past was being used once again by the medical professionals. I thought it [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:02+00:00May 12th, 2012|Acupuncture|0 Comments