Articles in Category : Health & Wellbeing

September 2020

Pain and Inflammation

With Tim Wright - Gower Acupuncture Swansea

Most people experience pain from injury. You stub your toe – you perceive pain. This suggests all pain is a one-way process. Toe gets stubbed, pain signals sent to the brain, expletive uttered! Done… well not quite. Pain can come

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September 2020

Bunions

With Bay Cluster Network

There are many problems that can affect our feet. Some problems can arise from the foot itself for example an injury or others can occur in the bone, joint, muscle, tendon or ligament of the foot. A bunion (hallux valgus)

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July 2020

Covid-19

With Dr Lamah El-Sharkawi and Reem El-Sharkawi - part of the Bay Cluster Network

This month we focus on the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic that has spread worldwide. The World Health Organisation defines a pandemic as ‘the worldwide spread of disease’. Much is still unknown about the virus but in this article we aim

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July 2020

The Uncertain Road Ahead

With Tim Wright - Gower Acupuncture Swansea

It’s hard to recall a more uncertain time in recent history. Many businesses are on the brink of collapse. Previously solid careers and jobs look precarious. Even going to the supermarket has become fraught with risk and anxiety. In short

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March 2020

Acupuncture for nausea & vomiting

Gower Acupuncture Swansea with Tim Wright

Nausea is thought to have developed as an evolutionary defence mechanism – expelling unwanted toxins from the body. Contrary to popular belief it’s not the stomach that rebels and sends its contents upwards, it’s the diaphragm that’s the prime mover.

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