Corona Virus - A complimentary therapists view..

March 12, 2020

So you’ve heard all the regular advice about the Corona Virus such as washing hands and stocking up.. and the conflicting opinions whether this virus is something to panic over
whether it is or not here is what a complimentary therapist would advise..

*Ingest oregano oil capsules
Oregano oil supports a healthy immune system and respiratory function
Protects against environmental threats
Supports the body’s natural antioxidant defenses
Protects from common cold and flu

*Burn Sage in your home/ workplace
Sage has antimicrobial properties which can kill bacteria, viruses and fungi

*Batch cook onion and garlic soup
Both antibiotic, antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral.. nature’s way of protecting its own. If you want to know recipe/ method inbox me.
From a TCM perspective the diagnosis of the Corona Virus is Damp Cold Toxin so onion and garlic is perfect for cutting through damp and mucus and they have a warming nature..

*Dont be scared, be prepared!! .. The chances are this is just like the common flu we are so used to but if something is going on we don’t know about then prepare yourself as well as you can then live your life.. worrying is going to actually make you ill.. your mind is very powerful and your body reacts to what you think.

*If you don’t feel comfortable attending your appointments then don’t.. but know that medical practices will be even more vigilant during the corona virus outbreak. 

Personally, I have 30 patients next week and nothing will change, as usual there will be hand washing, antibacterial gel and sage burning in the work place. Patients that have symptoms of colds/ flu are asked not to come, the same as any time.

If anyone would prefer distance healing message me on here or on 07817415818.
I’ll need to know a time of your choice where you can sit quietly for 30 minutes or more. You may experience the same sensations whilst receiving acupuncture or reiki such as tingling, heat, cold, electricity, and afterwards you may need to use the toilet as it is very detoxing.
The cost of distance healing is £15 via PayPa


 

How can Meditation help me?

January 3, 2019

           

Life is full of ups and downs. And everybody tends to get overwhelmed at times. But there are many ways of dealing with what happens. Some people go to the gym to workout. Others meet up with friends and enjoy a nice meal with lots of conversation.  But sometimes it comes down to what we can do by ourselves, for ourselves. Many things are beyond our control. However, we can take responsibility for the state of our mind and meditation is a wonderful tool that helps us do that.

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Headaches and Traditional Chinese Medicine

January 1, 2019

IT’S ALL IN YOUR HEAD: HEADACHES AND TCM

 

 

 

There are four main types of headache: tension, cluster, sinus and migraine. And, there are varying triggers for these headaches, such as food, stress, hormones, dehydration and weather. Fortunately, eliminating the triggers and finding natural ways to prevent and help an ongoing headache are possible.

 

Tension: Tension headaches are the most common and are the result of impinged blood flow due to muscle tightness and contraction. Tens...


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How balanced is your Qi?

April 9, 2014
If Qi goes out of balance it either becomes deficient or stagnant.

1. Do you feel tired or tire towards the end of the day even without overdoing it?
2. Do you find it a strain to assert yourself?
3. If you are feeling tired do you find it hard to digest your food or do you easily get loose bowels?
4. Do you sometimes get weak in the legs and prefer to sit down?
5. Do you easily feel breathless, especially if you assert yourself, eg. run for a short distance?

If you answer at least two of the quest...
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Lose weight! Create healthy brain chemistry and have increased energy by adding these 4 ingredients!

March 18, 2014
I have been incorporating a daily drink into my diet with fantastic results. So good that I started recommending it to my patients.
Hormonal problems ? (such as ovarian cysts, PMT, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Endometriosis, breast tenderness, spots on the chin area, decreased libido) Lethargy? Excess weight?
All of these become a thing of the past!
Many of my patients are doing this with fabulous results. One lady lost a stone in two weeks by doing nothing except adding this super blend of in...
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Ladies! Have you lost your mojo?

March 18, 2014
Do you suffer with all or any of the following?

  • Weak knees and lower back?
  • Back hurts particularly first thing in the morning or after exerting yourself.
  • Decreased libido
  • Night sweats
  • Vaginal Dryness
  • Ear problems
  • Dark under eye circles
  • Increased urination or urgency
  • Unexplained fear
It is likely you have KIDNEY YIN OR YANG DEFICIENCY

For loss of libido increase intake of flaxseeds (add to porridge, yogurt, cereal or a smoothie)
Vaginal dryness use coconut oil as a lubricant, it has also got anti fungal, ...

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Asthma -Bronchitis- Hayfever- ease the wheeze!

March 11, 2014
Washing your hair and changing clothes after you have been outside can reduce your exposure to seasonal allergic pollens.

Dust mites, tobacco smoke, and food additives are just a few of the common asthma triggers.

Acupuncture techniques, including cupping along the back shu points of the lungs, can greatly reduce worrisome asthmatic wheezing. Cupping jars are places on acu-points that help open your lungs. your acu-pro can show you how to do this helpful technique at home.

Cutting back on sugar,...
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Oh, my aching back!!!

March 9, 2014
Back pain is the number one cause of disability for people between the ages 19-45.

Drink lots of water if you suffer from sudden low-back strain. It's often the result of overwork, resulting in a build up of lactic acid in your muscles. One or two 8 ounce glasses of water may bring relief in just a few minutes. 

You can stimulate acu-point BL54 by placing your fingertips in the centre of the creases behind your knees and either pressing deeply or rubbing whilst exhaling. This point stimulates t...
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Skin- the purpose of the surface!

March 9, 2014
Your skin reflects the inner functions of your body and spirit.
Organs like your stomach, lungs and bowels can greatly affect the texture, tone and glow of your skin.

Eczema! Ditch the itch! 

Food allergies can escalate eczema!
Common culprits: wheat, dairy, sugar, eggs, processed foods, peanuts, strawberries, fried foods.
See if you can make a connection by watching how your skin reacts to these foods.

Studies have shown that taking three-six grams of Evening Primrose Oil at day for three months...
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Your treatment: the least you need to know!

March 9, 2014
  • Qi is food+air transforming into your own natural medicine
  • Stimulating acu-points unlocks Qi so your body can heal itself
  • Acupuncture needles don't hurt, because they are hair-thin and round tipped to glide between muscle fibres
  • Pressing your pulse and abdomen unlocks clues to your condition
  • Observing the tongue unlocks clues to your condition
  • Moxibustion increases circulation by heating up acu-points with the controlled burning of herbs
  • Cupping pulls and lifts muscles into a glass jar to untie kno...

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PinPoint Therapy Pin Points the Problem every time!


Lucie Petts I am a Traditional Chinese Acupuncturist and I am interested in all things alternative. I am a Reiki Master and I am a Clinical Hypnotherapist. I run a busy health practice called PinPoint Therapy. My job fulfills me and I see my patients as friends that I want to help make the most out of their life, this includes physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health.

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