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Pulse Diagnosis.   Did you know you have twelve (12) pulses, not just one! Well not actually 12 different pulses, but 12 positions to take the same pulse, six at each wrist.   Each pulse relates to a different body Organ. You have a different pulse position for each of your body Organs eg Stomach,…

All the things you need to know before deciding to jump in & start pumping yourself full of IVF drugs.   Have the following things been checked & ticked off ?   My first question is whether anyone has given you a diagnosis as to why you’re not falling pregnant naturally? If not this is…

  Pendulums are one of the tools used within Esoteric Acupuncture.  They are often used as tools for inner growth and in various spiritual healing modalities.  A pendulum can come in many forms, simply, it is a weighted object at the end of a string or chain.  Traditionally jewellery such as rings or pendants were…

Hi Guys, Dr. Travis Clarke (TCM) here. Goji berries are one of my favourite superfood snacks.  The nutritional and medicinal power of goji’s is such that they are actually classed as a “Superior Tonic Herb” in the Chinese medical tradition.  According to this tradition, regular consumption of goji is said to lead to a long, vigorous, and…

Meniere’s disease is a disorder that affects the inner ear of an individual of approximately one in every 600 people, generally aged between 30 – 50.   From a Western medical perspective Meniere’s affects the inner ear resulting in a build-up of fluid in the compartments of the inner ear, called the labyrinth. Generally, it…

Delving into birth stories.   I have listened to many birth stories in my treatment room, in women’s circles and on sofas with cups of tea.  I love all the details, hearing about the twists and turns, the pain and determination, the trauma, the awe, disappointments and joy. Your birth story becomes part of who…

A Teenage Girl’s Guide to Happy Hormones: From Nutrition to Periods and Everything in Between.   Part 1: Nutrition and Acne   The teenage years can be a tricky time for many young women. Hormonal surges can be intense as your body finds its groove, all while studying, navigating relationships and your responsibilities at home….

How Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture supports you through pre-conception, pregnancy, labour preparation & postpartum care.   If you have been trying to conceive for 6 – 12 months without success and you partner’s sperm has been thoroughly assessed and passed with flying colours; which by the way is an increasingly rare occurrence, you maybe starting…

You’ve been told you have PCOS & been put on the pill 💊 to “regulate” your period (which is code for let’s shut off your ovaries until you want to get pregnant & deal with it then).  Unfortunately this is a common case & it makes it hard as a practitioner to help until someone…

  Tarot Card 4 – The Empress. In this blog we are exploring one of my favourite Tarot cards The Empress, which is an appropriate card for Mornington Chinese Medicine as she is one of the main cards representing fertility, the mother, abundance, living life to the fullest, feminine power, pregnancy and love.   We…

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