According to Chinese philosophy, our health is dependent on the body’s motivating energy, known as Qi, moving in a smooth and balanced way through a series of channels. The flow of Qi can be disturbed by a number of factors. These include emotional states such as anxiety, stress, anger, fear or grief, poor nutrition, weather conditions, hereditary factors, infections, toxins and trauma.
Conditions treated include
Because acupuncture is a beneficial therapy for pregnant women when labour is delayed, we have developed good relationships with local midwives who have been sending women here for natural inductions. A chemical induction is more likely to lead to intervention. Our acupuncture team can help to start labour naturally and gently.
Treatment of Children
Vera has completed a course in Obstetrics with Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine incorporating massage techniques.