Health and Wellness

12/02/2019

What is Acupuncture and what does it really involve?

If you’ve ever researched pain management, holistic medicine or relaxation, chances are you’ve come across the word acupuncture before. This word has also been thrust into the Western media spotlight with the rise of health focused celebrities and created the question, what is it and what ...
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04/10/2017

Auto Immune Response and treatment

It is possible to develop an auto immune response to anything in the body - ie: joints, organs, nerves, hormones, muscles etc. Addressing and treating this response cannot simply be based on the tissue under attack, but must also take into account the way the immune system is behaving. Autoim...
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22/02/2017

Brand new evidence on the effectiveness of acupuncture

Brand new evidence report on the effectiveness of acupuncture A recent study by the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association Ltd (AACMA) found evidence of the effectiveness of acupuncture for 117 conditions with strong evidence of the effectiveness of 8 conditions including chronic...
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05/12/2016

Greg Bantick’s tips for a healthy Holiday Season

It's the end of another year. For many of us, it has been a busy and eventful year. Outside our personal lives, there have been many dramatic world events that also influence us. Now comes a string of events, entertaining, cooking, cleaning, shopping, packing and more. It is a time of workpla...
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03/08/2015

When do you need Traditional Chinese Medicine?

Greg Bantick - Many people still think acupuncture is only good for pain relief. In fact, many medical conditions are well treated with traditional East Asian medicine. Acupuncture, herbal medicine, nutrition, massage, exercise, and many other techniques are included in the discipline of trad...
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13/11/2014

The Exhaustion Epidemic

It’s getting to that time of the year again when the tank starts to run low. Christmas Carols in the supermarket send shivers down your spine when all you can think about is the To Do list to tick off before the end of December. Work is insane, in addition to the kids’ complicated schedules, ...
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13/05/2014

University of Queensland – Presentation Panel on Cultural Diversity

Recently, Greg Bantick, Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner and acupuncturist, has participated in a panel presentation to students of the University of Queensland who are training as educators in the field of health, regarding sensitivity and understanding to different cultures and viewpoi...
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25/11/2013

Acupuncture assists with ovulation in those with PCOS

Fertility Acupuncture has been demonstrated to improve menstrual frequency and to decrease circulating testosterone in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Acupuncture for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Brisbane Acupuncture for Ovulation Induction in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): A Randomi...
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08/11/2013

Period Pain & PMS

For many years period pain influenced and controlled my life in big ways. This is not only true for me, but for my sisters, my friends, and many of the women I have met through my Chinese Medicine practice. It can feel awkward or socially inappropriate to discuss our period problems, and we f...
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06/05/2013

Depression and Acupuncture

Depression has become so widespread that antidepressants are now the most commonly prescribed class of medication in the U.S. Over the past 20 years, the percent of Americans taking antidepressants doubled. Currently, 1 in 10 Americans is taking one or more antidepressants. What is Depression...
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