Acupuncture and fertility

London: Can acupuncture really increase a woman’s chances of conceiving? Research has found that acupuncture treatment can have a positive effect on those trying for a baby and can actually aid the conception process. Over the past twenty years, fertility … Continue reading

Chinese medicine warning

London: Traces of deadly poisons may be contained in some traditional Chinese medicines, the most popular alternative treatment, the UK’s Trading Standards Institute has warned. Traces of deadly arsenic and mercury which if taken in large quanities can kill have … Continue reading


An exercise and lifestyle philosophy that can assist fitness, particularly the back and neck pain, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow, respiratory problems, insominia and arthritis. Also stress,asthma and sinusitis and recovery from general illness. A combination of stretching exercises known as … Continue reading

Tai chi

A series of flowing movements based on Buddhist and Toaist teachings designed topromote spiritual and emotional well-being. Further information: The UK Tai Chi Association PO Box 159 Bromley Kent BR1 3XX. UK Tel: ++ 44(0)208 289 5166 Fax: ++ 44(0)208 … Continue reading

Spiritual Healing

A one to one therapy which can help sciatica,back pain, depression, stress, emotional trauma. More information can be obtained from: National Federation of Spiritual Healers Old Manor Farm Studio Church Street Sunbury-on-Thames TW16 6RG Tel:++ 44(0)845 1232777 Fax: ++ 44 … Continue reading


The therapist using intense finger pressure and sometimes elbows and knees on acupuncture points. Helps stress, arthritis and asthma. Information: The Shiatsu Society (UK) Eastlands Court St Peters Road Rugby Warwickshire Rugby CV21 3QP. UK. Tel 44(0)845 1304560 Fax 44(0) … Continue reading


A powerful massage of the connective tissue that is said to relax the muscle and improve body function.