Category Archives: Natural Medicine

Winter wellness secrets

Winter Acupuncture Qi Gong Fitzroy Brunswick Melbourne Winter. The nights are longer, the days shorter; the weather is colder; and the rhythm of the natural world seems to become more subdued. It’s the season described by ancient Chinese medical & philosophical literature as being the time when nature turns inwards. It is described as a time

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5 Things You Are Not Going to Read In This Article

Ok, is it just me or is everyone else completely over seeing ‘Listicles’ and similar drivel being peddled out as content on social media and blogs nowadays? I mean really…. Does anyone seriously think that if you follow these five simple steps you’ll never have a relationship stuff-up ever again? Or that these three foods

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Vitality: the true nature of the physical body

In this video, Peter discusses the notion of your physiological body in the context of the 3 Treasures framework. Also referred to as Jing, the densest and most yin of the 3 Treasures covers all aspects of physicality within the human microcosm. If you would like to know more about these concept and how they

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A rant on ‘natural’ medicines

Since when did this        become considered ‘natural’ medicine? In this rant, I discuss the problem of relying on dietary supplements and argue that the only truly ‘natural’ medicines are a good quality, appropriate diet and herbal medicines. Are you completely over your cocktail of expensive supplements, pills, and capsules? How about trying

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Not all colds-n-flu’s are created created equal

Chinese Medicine has a complex and thorough system of differentiating between the types of acute infection such as the common cold and the ‘flu. Appropriate treatment and prescription of medicine is dependent on how it specifically presents in the patient. In this video, Peter has an impromptu rave about these differences and when and why

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Daoist Tai Ji courses 2015

Here are the details for the full series of Daoist Tai Ji courses to be held in 2015. You can read more about the health benefits of Daoist Tai Ji & Qi Gong by following these links: Daoist Qi Gong The benefits of Tai Ji and Qi Gong Please call now 1300 789 790 FOR

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Mind-Body Medicine: make it so!

This great podcast from ABC Radio National’s All In The Mind show covers the idea of Mind-Body medicine, and Shannon Harvey’s story about her exposure to it. The idea of Mind-Body medicine – or psychoneuroimmunology – is not a new concept. It is the fundamental basis for Chinese Medicine, and these ideas can be found

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28 Day Revitalise Program

The silly season is here. December is full of work and social functions, which will see you eat and drink a little more than usual. Christmas lunch as usual will be massive, and will last for days, and just as you are getting over it, New Year’s Eve will happen. Then, summertime and school holidays

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NLP and fertility

A queen once ruled her country with an iron fist – she was extremely determined and prided herself of her strength and perseverance. She didn’t like fools and lazy people, and made ever more stringent laws without compassion to punish everyone she thought was like that, which she thought was everyone apart from her. People

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Food As Medicine: an introduction to the ancient Chinese Medicine way to good health & happiness

If you are…  • Always tired and feeling flat • Struggling to get up and going in the morning • Finding it difficult to lose weight and keep it off • Having trouble sleeping well at night • Running out of energy during the day • Trying to conceive and not sustaining a pregnancy •

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