Clinic News – Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you based? I’ve practiced Complementary Therapies from my home in Shrewsbury for since 2012, completing many case study clients for college assessments and a variety of private clients since. It’s very handy for me to set up and take down my pop up clinic in my front room ..Continue Reading

Spotlight on Magnesium

Sea salt crystals Magnesium is needed by the body in order for every cell to function correctly but today’s intense food farming methods mean that the earth is deplete from this much needed mineral. Even though we may eat our daily quota of fruit & vegetables our intake could still ..Continue Reading

What is Medical Acupuncture?

What is Medical Acupuncture?

Western world Medical Acupuncture (MA) works on targeting the central nervous system to create an endorphin release into the brain, helping to block pain pathways. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) on the other hand relies on the theory of freeing the stagnant flow of Qi (chee) and yin/yang to rebalance the body, promoting health through ..Continue Reading

What is Trigger Point Therapy?

What is Trigger Point Therapy?

Everyday activities such as gardening and heavy lifting to poor posture when slumped at a computer, we are putting strain on muscles and connective tissue that fills out bodies. One reaction to all of this stress is pain, tension, soreness and restricted movement. The body’s solution to this potential harm ..Continue Reading

Jules Harper FdSc Qualification

Jules Harper FdSc Qualification

That’s me, enjoying a glass of bubbly before the big graduation ceremony at the wonderful Trentham Gardens in Stoke on Trent this year. I finished my 2 years of higher education study on January 20th 2015 making me an FdSc Complementary Therapist in Clinical Practice. Your probably wondering how I got ..Continue Reading

Hello & Welcome

As a complementary therapist I am naturally fascinated with the world of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), so over the coming months there’ll be posts about science, health, nutrition and all sorts of interesting facts and information relating to our well-being. I’ll be explaining how massage, reflexology, aromatherapy and acupuncture work ..Continue Reading