Spring has Sprung

You maybe starting to feel like Spring as Sprung, the sun has a little warmth to it, the days are starting to get a longer and many of the spring flowers are now starting to appear. The days are starting to get longer, and on 7th Feburary we officially entered …

Kung Hei Fat Choi

Kung Hei Fat Choi which simply means Congratulations and best wishes for a prosperous New Year! February 1st 2022 is the date of the Chinese New Year. This year the animal sign is the tiger, and the year of the tiger brings a certain personality to the year. It represents …

Wearing a Scarf…

Now we’ve officially moved into Autumn here in the Northern Hemisphere, you can see the nights are starting to cut in earlier and the mornings are darker for much later. It’s also the time when I advise people to eat warmer foods such as soups, stews, and casseroles. Breakfasts should …

Winter

In case it had slipped your attention we are officially in the midst of Winter here in the Northern Hemisphere, so in Chinese Medicine terms it means we are in Water season. Each season is associated with a different element, Winter is Water, Spring is Wood, Summer is Fire, and …

Clinic Open

I am happy and grateful to announce that I will be remaining open during the lockdown in November, and will continue to help patients with their current problems. I received the above email from one of my lovely long term patients a few days ago who is extremely please I …

Lesser Autumn

So, we have officially now moved into Autumn as of 7th August. Okay, its lesser Autumn I’ll give you that, and you’d be forgiven to think we were still in summer, given the hot weather we’ve experienced recently. But if you take a look around, the evidence of us moving …

Autumn

It’s officially Autumn so in Chinese Medicine terms it means we are in Metal season. Each season is associated with a different element, Winter is Water, Spring is Wood, Summer is Fire, and we have late summer which is Earth. Each season is associated with different parts of the body …