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05 Dec 2011 Jala neti

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_empty_space height="25px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2224" border_color="grey" img_link_large="" img_link_target="_self" img_size="130x130"][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]Jala what? To make a case for jala neti, let's start with a headache. A headache around the forehead, bridge of the nose and the cheekbones. That’s where the sinuses are - air spaces that develop from...

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21 Nov 2011 Cold feet?

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_empty_space height="25px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2194" border_color="grey" img_link_large="" img_link_target="_self" img_size="130x130"][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]Don’t know about you, but when my feet aren’t happy, I’m not happy either. Dr Alfred Vogel, in The Nature Doctor, talks about a connection between your feet, your nasal passages, and the likelihood of getting sick: The...

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14 Nov 2011 Massage tools

I've come across an interesting article reviewing massage tools, some of which are listed on Akana's Aftercare page. Some you might have seen me use during treatments. Click here to read the individual reviews. While massage tools are not the same as human touch, sometimes they...

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11 Nov 2011 ON AIR: Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Today I was invited to talk about Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) on Brooklands Radio's Mind Body & Spirit, a weekly progamme about holistic therapies. Click below to listen to a 15-minute podcast. Any questions on how this therapy could help you? Just get in touch. [audio:http://akana.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/MindBodySpirit2011-11-11.mp3] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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03 Nov 2011 Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) and fertility

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_empty_space height="25px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2096" border_color="grey" img_link_large="" img_link_target="_self" img_size="130x130"][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]A similar  feature appeared in this month's Guildford-Woking Complementary Health (GWCH) Network newsletter, of which the theme was fertility. Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) is routinely offered as part of the physical support the body needs to detox...

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