Monthly Archives: August 2017

Male Fertility Down by 50%

Male Fertility Down by 50% An increasing proportion of men are becoming infertile, with sperm counts declining by more than half between 1973 and 2011. This is according to a review and analysis of 185 different research studies conducted on …

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New Chronic Pain Treatment

New Chronic Pain Treatment Several of our Brisbane acupuncturists attended a seminar recently on the latest developments in Japanese acupuncture. There were some excellent new treatments, including one for chronic pain that is not improving with regular treatment. It is …

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Peanut Allergy Breakthrough

Peanut Allergy Breakthrough Improving Digestion May Be the Way to Solve Allergy Problems In a recent study by Australian researchers, children with strong peanut allergies were given a daily mixture of peanut powder and a probiotic. In 80% of cases, …

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Socks for the Homeless

Socks for the Homeless The Brisbane Motorcycle Street Feed group provide free hot, home-cooked meals for the homeless. Once a week they feed between 150 and 300 people, and Michael Devlin of More Real Estate is an active member of …

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Car Donation

Car Donation Peter had an old but reliable car he wanted to give away, to someone in our local community who was struggling financially and in desperate need of a vehicle. We ended up selecting ‘Steve’ (not his real name), …

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Hospital Trial Shows Acupuncture as Effective as Drugs

Hospital Trial Shows Acupuncture as Effective as Drugs An Australian trial of acupuncture in our hospitals has found the therapy is more effective than morphine when it comes to relieving acute pain. Here are the full details of the study, …

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