What you might not but perhaps should know about Japanese Acupuncture

I really want to communicate to you the diversity of Japanese acupuncture treatment. Many patients are under the mistaken impression that acupuncture is only good for relieving pain, musculoskeletal problems and fertility treatments. I would just like to recount 5 short case histories to help … [Read more...]

Japanese Acupuncture and Safe Ondan Moxibustion

In Japanese Acupuncture we often use Ondan rather than crude moxa for needle head moxibustion. Using tape to stabilize the protective cardboard guards is essential in many situations as clearly demonstrated in the images below. … [Read more...]

Military Pokes Holes In Acupuncture Skeptics’ Theory

I am liking where the US military is heading with this. Great article, hope you enjoy! February 16, 2012 from WPLN In a fluorescent-lit exam room, Col. Rochelle Wasserman sticks ballpoint-size pins in the ears of Sgt. Rick Remalia. Remalia broke his back, hip and pelvis during a rollover caused by a … [Read more...]

Masakazu Ikeda Sensei – San Francisco – 2012

POWER OF THE CLASSICS Mr. Ikeda will spend the first day reviewing the foundation of Meridian Therapy and how it is used within Traditional Japanese Medicine. It is important to learn the basics deeply in order to build a stronger, deeper foundation on which to build your more advanced knowledge … [Read more...]

Japanese Acupuncture, Needle Head Moxibustion

Needle Head Moxibustion Musculoskeletal problems are some of the most common disorders many acupuncturists see in clinic. Most practitioners know that effective treatments can be performed by needling ahshi points locally and distally along the meridian. What many practitioners don’t know, is how … [Read more...]

The Youngest Deshi in my Japanese Acupuncture Clinic

The Youngest Deshi in my Japanese Acupuncture Clinic My grandson at 6 yrs of age is very comfortable with needle in hand. Gotta love it! … [Read more...]

Japanese Acupuncture works for a sporting legend?

Good to see acupuncture get a bit of positive press, albeit miniscule, especially when it involves one of Australia's sporting legends. Rumor has it Matthew Hayden actually enjoys his Japanese Acupuncture treatment very much and his general health n well-being seems to benefit. Might be a bit of … [Read more...]

Japanese Acupuncture/Meridian Therapy Treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Japanese Acupuncture/Meridian Therapy Treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome It is a stunning spring Sunday at Rainbow Bay. The sun is beaming down, the virtually cloudless blue sky is reflecting magically on the ocean surface. I am so grateful to live in such a beautiful place on a planet. It can … [Read more...]

Japanese Acupuncture treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Japanese Acupuncture treatment for a patient suffering with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Here are a few snippets from our latest World Acupuncture video update about Japanese Acupuncture treatment for a patient suffering with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or CFS.   At the beginning of this treatment … [Read more...]

Japanese Acupuncture and Abdominal Diagnosis

Japanese Acupuncture and Abdominal Diagnosis I trust all is well with you and your prosperity in practice is growing through increasingly positive treatment outcomes. Julian asked a very pertinent question regarding the role of abdominal/hara diagnosis in determining the effectiveness of the root … [Read more...]