News & Updates

3 February 2021. A study of acupuncture on Parkinson’s Disease

29 December 2020. Cancer patient trial finds acupuncture lessens chemotherapy neuropathy…

28 November 2020. David Beckham shares details of his acupuncture sessions

Stating the treatment is the “one thing” that repairs his muscles after working out.

24 November 2020. Acupuncture promotes health weight reduction

Along with alleviation of hunger sensations, fatigue and abdominal distension.


8 July 2020. The feasibility of acupuncture as an adjunct intervention for antenatal depression.

Prenatal acupuncture reduced depression, stress and distress, whilst also being well-tolerated and free from adverse events.


20 June 2020. Acupuncture May Be Effective at Reducing Indigestion Symptoms.

Researchers in China say acupuncture can help people who have a common form of recurring indigestion. They report that study participants with postprandial distress syndrome (PDS) saw relief from symptoms after a 4-week course of acupuncture. Experts say acupuncture works on this type of indigestion by manipulating the flow of energy through the digestive system.


29 May 2020. Build assertiveness and warrior spirit through qigong.

This clip is from Peter Deadman’s new 10-hour 35-video qigong course (see details at Here he talks about building healthy Liver energy (according to Chinese medicine), courage, assertiveness and confidence through qigong punching moves.

24 May 2020. Acupuncture Results for COVID-19 (coronavirus) Treatment

Acupuncture, herbs, and moxibustion are effective for the treatment of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Investigators determined that acupuncture plus herbal medicine produces significant patient outcomes for patients with COVID-19. In another independent clinical trial, moxibustion relieved diarrhoea in COVID-19 patients and reduced the occurrence of positive nucleic acid results for coronavirus. Take a look at both investigations:

24 May 2020. Study proves acupuncture has a positive effect on migraine.

Study provides solid evidence that acupuncture is an effective ¬treatment for migraine. Given almost nine out of 10 people with frequent migraine have no ¬reliable preventive treatment, acupuncture is a useful additional tool to fight it.

28 April 2020. Foods That Support the Immune System, with Deirdre Courtney.

This webinar presents Yang Sheng based food and lifestyle solutions to challenges to immune health. Yang Sheng is based on the ancient philosophy of living in harmony with the world and yourself. – Explore how to support your immune health based on your strengths and weaknesses – Develop immune health strategies and applications that work for different types of constitutions and personalities – Discover foods and lifestyle choices that can support your immune health.

22 April 2020. The Neijing Perspective on Epidemic and Pandemic Diseases and the current Covid-19 Situation.

The writings of the Huang di neijing provide detailed theories and practices for dealing with infectious diseases and epidemic and pandemic diseases. These ideas are based on an ecological model of disease in which alterations of patients’ circulatory ecology setup the conditions necessary for epidemics to occur and maintain the clinical expressions of illness. In this discussion, we will be reviewing the basic Neijing theories of epidemic and pandemic diseases with particular reference to the current Covid-19 situation.

25 March 2020. Acupuncture works for migraines.

New research published on acupuncture and migraines: