What is Sujok? Su jok (or Sujok) is a fantastic type of acupressure to practice in your clinic and to teach your patients to perform at home. In this post, we take a quick look at what it is, how to practice it and the tools you need to get started.
Have you heard whispers of Okyu, or, thread moxa? These style is part of Traditional Japanese Medicine and a great service for your clinic. In this post, we’ll be looking at what Okyu is, how it’s done and the tools you need to get started.
Moxa cones are easy tools for moxibustion practices and come in a few different types. These little cones can be used in conjunction with acupuncture needles or directly on the skin and can free you up to do other things while your patient is relaxing. Read on to find out more about moxa cones and why they’re essential for every moxibustion practice.
Acupuncture has been around for thousands of years and varies depending on style, country and application. As a result, there are more types of acupuncture needles than you can shake a stick of moxa at. The moment you think you’ve narrowed down the needles you need, another variable crops up.
Don’t worry, we’re here to clear up the confusion with 5 tips on what to think about when you’re choosing acupuncture needles.
By offering a non-invasive form of acupuncture, such as TENS, you can make acupuncture treatment accessible to a much wider range of people. Not sure what we’re talking about? In this blog, we’ll be looking at TENS and laser stimulation in an acupuncture context.
The cupping industry in the West is rapidly expanding and our Meridius cupping sets are one of our most popular products so we’re thrilled to introduce our improved, 30-piece set. To ensure you pick the best cups for your practice, in this blog, we’ll be looking at how to choose your cupping equipment.
Taking an individual approach to patients can help them adhere to prescribed exercises, be more honest and feel better. How? Let’s see.
Temperature can play a huge role in rehabilitation and pain reduction whether it’s by cooling or heating the affected area. Heat therapy – also known as thermotherapy and cryotherapy – is an excellent service to offer for physiotherapists, acupuncturists and masseuses. Physical therapy professionals are well placed to study heat therapy and bring it into […]
Gua Sha is a wonderful therapy used for thousands of years in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Let’s see what it’s all about.
Foam rolling has taken the fitness world by storm in the last decade and shows no signs of slowing. So just what is foam rolling used for and can it help sports performance? Here’s what it is and how it works.