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Acupuncture for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Acupuncture for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is the catch-all term used to describe gastro-intestinal troubles that Western medicine cannot find a reason for.  We’ve had a lot of patients recently come to us with ‘IBS’ having been to their doctor, referred to a gastric specialist, been through gastroscopies and endoscopies and …

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Parasites

Parasites It is estimated that around one billion people have a parasitic infection. Many of these people are asymptomatic and show now symptoms – they seem to live in relative harmony with the parasite.  However, a proportion of these people are adversely affected by these parasites. The most common parasitic infections that cause health problems …

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IBS

Why Do I get IBS?

Why Do I get IBS? Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is the catch-all phrase assigned to gastrointestinal tract issues that can’t be fully explained. Symptoms include: bloating abdominal pain alternating constipation and diarrhoea mucous in the stool nausea While there is no specific explanation for IBS in Western medicine, in Chinese medicine IBS is caused by …

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