acupoints marked along the meridians

Meridians: The dots on an acupuncture model

Have you ever seen an acupuncture model and wondered what the dots on the body represent? The dots indicate acupuncture points along specific meridians. The meridians form the basis of traditional Chinese medicine. There are 12 primary meridians that connect the major organs and regulate the flow of Qi or energy throughout the body. The […]

private health insurance rebates

Acupuncture continues to attract private health rebates after April 1

From April 1, as part of the government’s private health insurance reforms, 17 natural therapies will no longer attract private health insurance rebates as part of a general treatment policy. Western herbalism, naturopathy, and massage therapy are among these treatments. The good news is, that you will still be able to get private health insurance […]