Hobsonville Acupuncture

What is Acupressure?

What is Acupressure? What is acupressure? Acupressure is the way to firmly press the key points of Muscles to heal the pain of a certain part by regulating the Flow of Energy in Human Body. Acupressure means that the word “Acu” means Needle and “Pressure” means heaviness to force to a certain spot on body-muscle […]

What is Cupping?

What is Cupping? What is cupping? Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a practitioner creates suction in a cup which had been placed on a patient’s skin for a few minutes, and by doing so, the extravasated blood under the area gets pulled up to right beneath the skin, accelerating […]

What is Moxibustion?

What is Moxibustion? What is moxibustion? Moxibustion Therapy (also called moxa) is an ethereal version of the traditional Oriental therapy using the mugwort herb (Artemisia Vulgaris) burned above your body’s acupressure points. It warms the acupressure points for whatever body concern you want treated giving increased circulation to those meridians. Moxibustion has been used in […]

What is acupuncture?

intlabnz Practice What is acupuncture? What is acupuncture? Acupuncture is an effective form of medical treatment that has evolved into a complete holistic health care system. Acupuncture is enables us to influence and treat the interior by using a synergy of points on the exterior aspect of our bodies.   Acupuncture promotes natural healing. It […]

What are yin and yang?

intlabnz / Practice What are yin and yang? What are yin and yang? In the Oriental perspective, given the importance of “taking everything as a whole,” all things are relative. A thing can be understood only in relation to something else. This is the essential idea behind the use of the terms yin and yang. […]

Acupuncturist: An Acupuncture Career

Acupuncturist: An Acupuncture Career An Acupuncture Career A career in acupuncture is one with a myriad of benefits and self-fulfillment. It takes a special person with compassion and a desire for learning holistic medicine to enter into this career field but the rewards are many. Here is more about acupuncture, what it takes to become […]

Jeong Sim Ju (정심주, 定心住)

Jeong Sim Ju (정심주, 定心住) A Tranquility of the Mind Focus your mind to become calm and peaceful to observe your pain. First, try to empty your mind and soul, and then you can afford to accept everything in the nature of Heaven and Earth like the tongue could taste a thousand types of flavors […]

Eum Yang Tang (Korean Yin Yang Tea), 陰陽湯

Yin Yang Tea, Oumyangtang (Korean), 陰陽湯 Circulation in your body will be improved when you drink Eum Yang Tang. Pour about half a cup of hot water into your mug and fill the rest of the mug with cold water to make it lukewarm. Then, drink it right away. Eum Yang Tang was mentioned as […]

Overview of the effectiveness of acupuncture and moxibustion therapy

Overview of the effectiveness of acupuncture and moxibustion therapy 1. Acupuncture/Moxibustion controls the meridian pathways & the meridian spots. In acupuncture/moxibustion, a therapist stimulates the meridian pathways and spots controlling the bio-functions of a patient, so as to cure a disease or prevent one.   2. Acupuncture/Moxibustion is the route through which the Energy of […]

What is Qi?

WHAT IS Qi? What is Qi? At the core of this ancient medicine is the philosophy that Qi (pronounced [chee]), or life energy, flows throughout the body. Qi animates the body and protects it from illness, pain and disease. A person’s health is influenced by the quality, quantity and balance of Qi. How does Qi […]