Latest News

The items below cover some of the latest news items involving the therapies and therapists at the York Clinic.

Anna Kitt speak to The Press about reducing the risk of strokes

Anna Kitt, our dietitian at York Clinic,  recently had an article in the Family Matters section of The Press along with Rod Barnes. Anna gives advice on how to reduce the risk of strokes. She mentions 4 key areas: healthy eating, reducing alcohol, stopping smoking and monitoring your health. To read the article click on […]

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Myths about sperm quality

Read another  new Blog from Ali Longridge in her series of Blogs about fertility.  This time it is about the quality of sperm and how acupuncture and healthy living may help to boost the sperm count.  She shares the experiences of two of her clients. Read the Blog on our Blog site

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Acupuncture may help with joint pain for suffers of breast cancer

Last Blog from York Clinic for 2017! New research shows that acupuncture can help reduce the very painful joints that breast cancer patients suffer as  a side effect of taking AI’s (Aromatase inhibitors).  This could help a lot of women You can read the Blog at our Blog Site

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It starts with the egg

Ali Longridge, a fertility acupuncturist at York Clinic, has written another Blog.  This one is about the importance of a healthy egg and how  acupuncture helps your ovaries take on board as much nourishment as possible to create super feisty little eggs. Read her latest article on our Blog page

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Does Acupuncture work?

To answer this question, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has published an NIHR “Signal” reporting on an NIHR programme of research led by our very own Clinic Director Hugh MacPherson, who is also Professor of Acupuncture Research at the University of York. Read the Blog here

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Ali Longridge’s Blog

Ali Longridge has written a Blog about how rewarding she finds treating low back and pelvic pain during pregnancy with acupuncture and how she works closely with her colleague Terri Willmott, who is an osteopath. Read her article at our Blog page

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Niall Walsh looks at fibromalgia after Lady GaGa speaks out about it.

Niall Walsh, who has recently joined our clinic, has written an excellent article about fibromalgia.  It is well work a look at it on our Blog site

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Morning sickness – not just the Royals get it!

Michaela Scott, a medical herbalist, who works at the York Clinic has written a Blog about the use of herbal remedies during pregnancy. Morning sickness – not just the Royals get it!  

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Ground breaking research into the long term effects of acupuncture

Ground breaking research into the long term effects of acupuncture

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Virtual Reality Therapy at York Clinic

Virtual Reality Therapy for Phobias York Clinic is now offering a new therapeutic approach to help people overcome specific fears (phobias) through virtual reality (VR) therapy. This therapy is a relatively new approach that makes use of the emerging technology of virtual reality to treat phobias and anxieties by exposing clients to potentially anxiety-inducing situations […]

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