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Treating The Problem – Not The Symptoms

Picture this:  A person goes to see their family doctor for a pain syndrome.  The doctor tells the patient that early pain is a warning sign but that significant pain warrants taking an analgesic to kill it. Unfortunately we all too quickly accept this as good advice.

If the same patient were to relay this story to their acupuncturist, the […]

August 7th, 2013|Diagnosis, News|0 Comments|

Some Tips For The Best IVF Experience

Some Tips For The Best IVF Experience: More couples than ever before are finding challenges in the path to conception. For most of these couples, the potential benefits of IVF fertility treatment far outweigh any ordeals that the treatment may present.

But that doesn’t mean that IVF is easy. Particularly for the female partner, who absorbs the physical impact of this […]

Stressed? Take a Break to Read This

 

There are fun and easy things you can do to de-stress during your lunch-time.
Tens of thousands of people experience stress every year, very often work-related. So, now might be a good time to check . . . when was the last time you took a proper lunch break? That is, a break without being interrupted by your phone or […]

June 18th, 2013|News|0 Comments|

Tips for a Happy, Heathy Menopause

Tips for a Happy, Heathy Menopause
The menopause gets rather a rough press in our society as we don’t usually value age and experience the way they do in Eastern cultures.

There are many things you can do for your health to ensure that the menopause is embraced rather than dreaded. Why not try a few of the health tips below […]

May 20th, 2013|News|0 Comments|

Six Tips to Reduce Hay Fever Symptoms

Six tips to reduce hay fever symptoms
The sun is coming out and the temperature’s rising – but, unfortunately, so is the pollen count. Which means that as we try to make the most of the spring weather, the hay fever sufferers amongst us will be having a difficult time.

For the 1 in 5 people in Ireland who will suffer […]

March 19th, 2013|Allergies, News|0 Comments|

New clinic open . . .

Great news . . . New Leaf Acupuncture’s Rathfarnham clinic opened today. We are looking forward to serving the Rathfarnham and nearby communities. The practice is at 50 Marian Rd where Dr Claire McNicholas’ surgery, Barry Kirwan Physical Therapy and Mitzie Murphy Psychotherapy are also located.

Posted by Niall O’Leary

 

February 22nd, 2013|Clinic News, News|0 Comments|

Headaches and Acupuncture

Headaches are one of the most common reasons people visit a doctor in Ireland. The pain that they cause can impact on every aspect of our lives. There are many causes for headaches and migraines, including stress, tension, allergies, dehydration and drops in blood sugar levels. People who regularly take medicines such as aspirin, paracetamol and triptans could be […]

January 24th, 2013|News|Comments Off on Headaches and Acupuncture|
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    Mediterranean diet is better than a low fat diet in reducing heart disease risk

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Mediterranean diet is better than a low fat diet in reducing heart disease risk

A major new study has found that a Mediterranean diet is better than a low fat diet in reducing heart disease risk.
The magnitude of the diet’s benefits surprised experts. The study ended early, after almost five years, because the results were so clear it was considered unethical to continue.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/26/health/mediterranean-diet-can-cut-heart-disease-study-finds.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

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December 28th, 2012|News|Comments Off on Mediterranean diet is better than a low fat diet in reducing heart disease risk|