Auckland COVID update

Level 4 lockdown in Auckland Aug/Sept 2021

Because Auckland level 3 lockdown, we will stay closed until the restrictions are lifted to Level 2. Email us today with any queries, so that if you need treatment, you’ll be the first in line when we reopen. Kia kaha! Dr Vitalis Acupuncture Why is acupuncture not considered an “essential service”? Yes, the consistency with […]

Tongue diagnosis Acupuncture TCM

“Why do you need to see my tongue?”

Understanding TCM Acupuncture tongue diagnosis Chinese medicine says that anything that happens inside of your body may have some representation on the outside. If you haven’t slept enough last night, likely your observant colleagues will pick it up. Having a cold? This one can be even more obvious. Even mild conditions may represent in the […]

Acupuncture for immunity

How do you boost your immune system while awaiting COVID-19 vaccine? Can you prevent getting this virus? Does acupuncture help? Acupuncture has a powerful effect on immunity. It can save lives*!   In 2014, a study on sepsis and acupuncture appeared in the most prestigious medical journal – Nature. Sepsis is highly deadly. But in […]

Depressed. Trying to conceive? A natural solution.

How depression and anxiety affect fertility Depression/stress and fertility – the classic catch 22. Stay with us and learn why pharmaceutical management of depression may be a poor choice and how to solve this situation naturally with the help of non-drug interventions including acupuncture. Couples with infertility report increased anxiety and depression. Infertility has every […]

Dry needling vs acupuncture

Acupuncture vs dry needling

Learn why it is best to choose acupuncture practised by a qualified practitioner rather than dry needling.

Endometriosis pelvic pain video

Acupuncture for pelvic pain

Endometriosis New Zealand asked us to shoot a video on acupuncture for pelvic pain. Learn how acupuncture helps this debilitating condition.

FA told me due to poor ovarian reserve, the only way to conceive was egg donation and IVF. I got pregnant with acupuncture without medical intervention.
“Fertility associates told me that the only way for us to conceive was through egg donation and IVF”

My name is Louise, I am a 42 year old health professional who has done shift work for over 20 years. My husband and I first conceived when I was 39 years old and delivered a beautiful baby girl. When my daughter turned 1 we decided to start trying to conceive again. After 9 months […]