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Health and Wellbeing – more than just good health, wellbeing describes a state of wellness of body, mind and soul, where all are in a state of health, the individual is happy and prospering. Wellbeing is not available by prescription, there is no one path and many different roads can be taken to arrive there.
All paths to health and wellbeing, be they traditional or non mainstream viewpoints or modalities are seen at the wellbeingspot as having valid reasons for existence. On our site are many articles about different modalities, personal journeys to health…. all aimed at allowing our site readers to explore for themselves a way forward on their own journey to wellbeing.
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Cigarette smoking can be a nasty habit. Every year more facts are unearthed about the destructive effects of smoking. Smokers show much higher rates of many kinds of cancer, as well as increased risk of heart disease, strokes, emphysema, asthma, kidney failure, osteoporosis, diabetes, and a host of other conditions. It is estimated that smokers […]
Aromatherapy oils are suitable for all levels of experience and if you have never used them before but would like to try them out, then it is worth investing in a good book which covers all of the complexities of the oils, the contra-indications and the benefits that can be accrued. Fortunately there is so […]
As acupuncture needles penetrate the skin it is not without some risk. Injuries are rare among patients treated by trained practitioners. In most countries, needles are required by law to be sterile, disposable and used only once; in some places, needles may be reused if they are first autoclaved. Some styles of Japanese acupuncture use […]
Acupuncture in China can be traced back perhaps prior to the Stone Age where it was practiced with Bian Shi, sharpened stones. 5000 year old stone needles had been found by archeologists in Mongolia and at different points in time up till present. �tzi, a 5,000-year-old mummy found in the Alps was found to have […]