Acupuncture Articles


Grief and the lungs

Grief and the lungs I have just made a very short trip to France to attend to my father’s funeral. Unfortunately I caught a respiratory infection has soon as I landed, and I spent most of my time over there in bed. This gave me plenty of time to experience […]


Acupuncture and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Acupuncture and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Repetitive motion syndrome is a fancy name for a simple problem which is affecting hundred of millions of us worldwide. It is caused by the chronic overuse of tendons and muscles in the body. Many different parts of the limbs can be affected, ranging from […]


What is endometriosis?

What is endometriosis ? One of the most common causes of infertility is a mysterious medical condition called “endometriosis”. Amongst the millions of women who are affected, forty per cent don’t experience any symptoms other that the inability to fall pregnant, while some of remaining sufferers complain of experiencing excruciating […]


The treatment of menopause with Oriental medicine

Women health (part one) by Olivier Lejus MHSc.BHSc. The onset of menopause represents an important step in a woman’s life. It is the point when menstruation stops permanently, and consequently the ability to produce a child disappear for ever. For many women, this hormonal change brings many unwelcome side effects. […]


The treatment of infertility with Oriental medicine

The treatment of infertility with Chinese Medicine. Western society has seen many positive changes in last few decades. In most countries, women have now more professional opportunities than ever before. Although, having young children while maintaining a successful career remains a difficult path to negotiate. One can understand why so […]