Ginseng Cosmetics

Over the last few thousand years Ginseng has been linked to countless health benefits. The legitimacy of these claims is often a little exaggerated, but as ginseng is such an effective adaptogen there is usually a something to what is being said. Ginseng improves overall health, so any problems benefit from this improved functioning.  …

Some frequently asked TKD questions.

Will Taekwondo encourage Children to be more aggressive? No. If anything it has the opposite effect. Discipline, progressive skill development and personal insight will help to make people more balanced, and less likely to provoke aggression. Taekwondo will not promote aggression any more than other sports, perhaps even less. Even individuals initially attracted to the…

Cancer Evidence In Scans

North Ryde Medical Imaging The long used theoretical model that purports to predict the risk of cancer from radiation exposure looks to be obsolete. The many decade old LNT model predicted there was a small but significant cancer risk from low level radiation exposure. But this looks to be false. In fact, there has never…

Fertility Acupuncture

Fertility Acupuncture Sydney Exactly what effects out body’s functioning is never completely certain. Today’s advice may turn out to be an old wives tale. But for the moment we can look at some of the issues being considered when it comes to fertility.   Technology – There have been rumours and speculations for years over…

Some Self Defence Comments

We will take it as understood that it is always best to avoid physical conflicts, and to try to resolve conflicts without violence. There will always be injuries in a physical fight; even the person throwing the punch feels pain. There are often legal problems for all involved.   If the other person is looking…

Self Defence

Some things are necessities, some are luxuries. A basic law of business says you sell luxuries to those who can afford them. Necessities are sold to everybody, because we cannot live without them.   Self Defence Self-defence tends to fall through the gap of this type of thinking. We couldn’t consider it a luxury, but…

KOREAN RED GINSENG

Ginseng, especially red Korean ginseng, is a supplement many health enthusiasts are familiar with. It has a history stretching back at least 2000 years. Though reportedly beneficial for numerous ailments research confirms it is good for immunity, cardiovascular, immune systems and endurance. These benefits indirectly seem to benefit concentration and general wellbeing. Like any good…

MJ ACUPUNCTURE CLINIC – IVF Acupuncture Sydney

  Ideas about alternative and conventional medicine are quite culturally relative. Western countries often consider many Asian medical practices as ‘alternative’, including those who support their use. Of course many Asian medical practices are considered conventional in their own country. The distinction is not simple, however; there are conventional and alternative medical practices both in…

CENTRA IMAGING – Background

Ultrasound Ultrasound imaging uses vibrations similar to sound waves; but where sound waves heard by humans have a vibration less than 20 000 vibrations per second the vibrations used in ultrasound are much higher than this. Medical Ultrasound imaging is a little like the principle behind radar or sonar. A vibration is sent out, and…

OUR NATIVE – Policosanol

The ‘All natural’ cure has a certain appeal to us. Like many alternative healing methods, such as acupuncture or organic diets, we feel the sense that returning ourselves to a balanced state, like a balanced natural ecosystem, is the answer. There is something to this. If we can optimize our health we can let our…