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What acupuncture can do for you.

As spring has finally sprung and summer waits temptingly around the corner, here are some ways acupuncture can help you feel great and make the most of this time of year. Embracing acupuncture can have the following benefits: • lower

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Ways to beat stress

This week is Mental Health Awareness week (www.mentalhealth.org.uk/our-work/mentalhealthawarenessweek). One cause of mental health problems can be too much stress. Stress can lead to feelings of anxiety and depression. Finding ways to cope with stress is an important part of looking

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Acupuncture: you might not know that………

Hannah Pearn Acupuncture Logo - Streatham, Islington, Kennington,London

Needles: originally made from stone, bamboo, bone and gold. Now they’re individual, pre packaged, sterilised, single use and made from stainless steel. They are much smaller than hypodermic needles, aprox the width of a human hair. It Really Is Enjoyable:

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Oxytocin and acupuncture

Hannah Pearn Acupuncture - Streatham, Islington, Kennington,London

Can acupuncture boost your oxytocin? What is it? Oxytocin is a hormone,  produced in the hypothalmus and secreted into the bloodstream via the pituitary. One of its main roles is to facilitate the start of labour, the production of breast

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Streatham Therapies

Streatham Expects   We all know Streatham is a great place to live. Great restaurants, good outdoor spaces, plenty of transport and of course, fantastic people. Streatham is also a great place to keep yourself well and get well. Streatham

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Acupuncture Tips For Staying Well This Autumn

Finally, autumn has arrived and summer is over. In Chinese Medicine the change of season is an important time to alter our day-to-day habits to ensure balance and good health. Autumn and winter are linked to the Metal element and

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Acupuncture for pregnancy

Hannah Pearn Acupuncture - Streatham, Islington, Kennington,London

It was during my first pregnancy I discovered acupuncture and used it as a way to relax and prepare my body and mind for birth. Three children and a BSc in Acupuncture later I find it one of my favourite

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Acupuncture for problem periods

Hannah Pearn Acupuncture - Streatham, Islington, Kennington,London

Pain, bloating, headaches, migraines, bad moods, cravings for sugar, back ache, tearfulness, flooding, diahorrea, spots, hot flushes, just some of the commonly experienced problems that occur for women around the time of their period. We live in a fast paced

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