December, 2011

Why there is no need to be scared of magnets

In a nutshell magnets are everywhere, in your car, fridge, iPod, iPad, HIFI speakers – the list is endless.
Magnets are mostly perceived as used by cartoon characters who use ‘huge big black and red tipped industrial strength magnets like in Tom and Jerry cartoons to cause harm with irons landing on Tom’s head…


Magnets vs Needles – The Debate

The difference between acupuncture and acupressure is that acupuncture uses needles to stimulate an acupuncture point, whereas acupressure uses the finger tips or other blunt instrument. The insertion of acupuncture needles also needs to be much more precise as compared to the application of acupressure. The needle is very tiny and, as such, needs to be placed correctly to be beneficial…