Sciatica is a common nerve condition which can be very debilitating. The exact medical term for the condition is lumbar radiculopathy and it is understood to be a syndrome involving impingement and/or inflammation of the nerves, usually in the lower ・・read more

Chronic Fatigue

Chronic Fatigue is a debilitating long-term condition characterized by extreme fatigue or tiredness that doesn’t go away with rest. The exact causes of the syndrome remain poorly understood, but it seems to be related to stress, overwork, depression, and various ・・read more

氣: Vibrational Medicine

In this post, I would like to tell you about the modality known as “Vibrational Medicine” and how it relates to Traditional Oriental Medicine and Neuroscience. For me, “Vibrational Medicine” is a way of capturing the essence what Qi really ・・read more

Zen-Walking, Zen-Running

My clients sometimes say something like this to me after a session in which I focused on Stillness of the mind. “I would like to try to meditate, but it often doesn’t go well…” One reason for this is that ・・read more

Health, Wellness and Sustainability

I started living in Chamonix in the early summer of 2019. For the first few months, the town was in the midst of its busy summer high season. Many hotels, restaurants and bars were full, tourists were enjoying a wide ・・read more

Neck pain

Neck pain is a common complaint from which 30% to 50% of all people will suffer at some point in their lives. Traditional Japanese acupuncture (TJA) offers highly effective pain relief for both acute and chronic neck issues. It can ・・read more

Lower Back Pain

Have you ever thought about trying acupuncture to relieve or even cure your lower back pain? There are a number of causes of lower back pain, ranging from muscle spasms, nerve compression by bulging or prolapsed disc, musculoskeletal injury or ・・read more