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Treating From The Root


With treatments focused on the root of the cause and not just on the symptoms.  A wide range of conditions can be treated with acupuncture and/or natural therapies.

Helen has been working extensively in the field of complementary medicine since 1997. Helen graduated with a BSc (hons) degree from the University of Westminster in Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture, and also received a full scholarship to complete postgraduate training at the China Medical Hospital University in Taichung, Taiwan.

Helen also gained her Master of Science at the University of Westminster where she conducted research into the effectiveness of acupuncture and moxibustion in the treatment of lymphoedema.  The pilot study showed that acupuncture and moxibustion was effective in reducing the limb volume, fibrosis and the symptoms associated with lymphoedema.

Helen was invited to give a poster presentation of her research at both the British Lymphology Society conference in Birmingham October 2015 and at the 18th Acupuncture Research Resource Center (ARRC),Kings College, London in March 2016.  She was an invited speaker which was hosted by the by British Journal of Community Nursing at the 3rd National Lymphoedema Conference in March 2016.

Helen is a member and a teacher of the natural family planning and has undertaken post-graduate training in the treatment of gynecological disorders, including menstrual disorders, male and female infertility and IVF assistance with Jani White.  She has a keen interest in natural fertility, IVF and oncology treatments and fertility.

Helen is fully insured and a member of the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC), the leading professional body for acupuncturists in Great Britain, and is a member of MLD UK. and BLS.

Acupuncture

The practice of acupuncture is founded on the concept according to which vital energy (qi) flows within the human body following specific pathways, which we call acupuncture meridians. Read More

MLD

Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) is a very gentle and light massage which encourages waste, toxins and oedema away from the body to be excrete. Read more

Fertility

There are many reasons for infertility that effect both men and women and natural medicine is a great alternative to help address and enhance your chances of conception.Read more

Oncology

A frequently asked question by patients undergoing cancer treatment is, “Can acupuncture help me?” Acupuncture can aid recovery from the side effects of chemotherapy. Read more