Health and Wellness

23/04/2019

​TCM for Anxiety, Depression, and PTSD Workshop

TCM for Anxiety, Depression, and PTSD Workshop with Greg Bantick and Acuneeds Australia This 2-day workshop combines herbal medicine and practitioner self-care. Bringing you a balanced experience that will expand your knowledge of herbal medicine and nourish you as a healer. Day 1 will cover ...
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17/01/2017

Traditional Chinese medicine and psoriasis

What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is a commonly seen chronic and inflammatory skin condition that results in red, thickened, flaky patches of skin covered with silvery scales. It may also be painful and, or itchy. It can occur on different areas of the body. Commonly it is seen on the elbows, knee...
  • Probity Design

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...
  • Probity Design

29/11/2016

Taking Chinese Herbs - An insight by Greg Bantick

People sometimes ask me if they can finish off those couple of bags from weeks ago? Generally speaking, it is best not to. The way we think about an appropriate prescription is to listen closely to and ask questions about the details of your symptoms, take your pulse, look at your tongue, may...
  • Probity Design

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...
  • Probity Design

22/06/2015

​Adult bullying: the indignity and its consequences

You’re 7 years old and you’re playing in the school playground. You’re effortlessly gliding over the monkey bars and you jump to the ground, filling the air with a cloud of dust and lodging shards of bark in your sneakers. Suddenly it’s your turn to be “it” so you close your eyes, count to te...
  • Probity Design

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, ...
  • Probity Design

30/07/2014

Understanding Fats

Society has long been told that saturated fat, the type found in meat, butter and cheese, causes heart disease. Fat has a stigma, it’s now a dirty word, and these days many people have a fat phobia, making sure that it is removed as much as possible from the diet, or making sure that the Hear...
  • Health & Healing Wellness Centre

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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15/04/2013

Exploring Wellbeing through Chinese Medicine - Workshop

I think one of Chinese medicine's strengths is it teaches us how to use our own senses to better understand our health and needs. Following a conversation last week, I have just seen again a large gent who reported that he is noticing how certain foods make him more sleepy, bloated, pess...
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