Eileen Mannion, BSc Hons, PGDipAc, MBAcC. 07773332553 or 01484 865886

  • acupuncture for knee pain

    Can Acupuncture Help Knee Pain?

    What Causes Knee Pain? There are many, many causes of knee pain, some due to chronic overuse, some to acute injuries and some just due to the ageing process: surrounding muscle tightness/strains inflamed tendons or ligaments acute injuries such as torn ligaments or cartilage osteoarthritis and joint deterioration The wear and tear of many years …

  • Frozen Shoulder

    Acupuncture Helps Frozen Shoulder

    I struggled with this problem around 10 years ago. In fact I’m fairly sure that it affected both shoulders, it’s hard to remember. I know that I couldn’t lift my arm, do the back scratch movement, or even reach across to wash under the opposite armpit in the shower – yuk!! Luckily, my experience had …

  • TMJ jaw pain

    Acupuncture for TMJ Pain

      Jaw pain and TMJ (temporomandibular joint) pain are both conditions that I see more frequently in clinic than I ever expected. Fortunately, acupuncture for TMJ pain is a very effective treatment helping to reduce the pain, inflammation and accompanying stress. Do I Have TMJ Disorder? TMJ disorder is just one cause of jaw pain, …

  • plantar fasciitis feet bones

    The Effectiveness of Acupuncture for Plantar Fasciitis

    Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel or arch pain affecting about 10% of people at some point in their life. What is the “plantar fascia?” The plantar fascia is sometimes described as a tendon but it is really a sheet of connective tissue (fascia,) more like a ligament than a tendon. It stretches …

  • Sciatica Acupuncture Treatment

    Acupuncture for Sciatica

    The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in the body and provides sensation to the outer leg and foot. It originates in the lower back on either side of the spine, runs through the buttocks and into the hips before branching down each leg. Sciatica is a syndrome involving impingement or inflammation of the sciatic …