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Evidence Based Acupuncture

Research – student mental health and acupuncture 

Reynolds, J and Harrington S (2022) Student Mental Health: An Acupuncture Pragmatic Intervention Service. European Journal of Oriental Medicine. Volume 10, No 1, 2022.  Conducted by The Acupuncture Academy in Leamington Spa in 2022 and funded by the British Acupuncture Council.  Click here to download a copy of this research paper.

Research – The Primo Vascular System as a New Anatomical System

Stefanov M, Potroz M, Kim J, Lim J, Cha R, Nam MH (2013) The Primo Vascular System as a New Anatomical System. Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies. 6 (6), 331-338  Available at:

The Chinese anatomical atlas – article

Research – Acupuncturist and patient brains synchronise during treatment

Chen L, Qu Y, Cao J, Liu T, Gong Y, Tian Z, Xiong J, Lin Z, Yang X, Yin T, Zeng F (2023). The increased inter-brain neural synchronization in prefrontal cortex between simulated patient and acupuncturist during acupuncture stimulation: Evidence from functional near-infrared spectroscopy hyperscanning. Human Brain Mapping. Feb 15;44(3):980-988. Available at;

Study – CT Scans Reveal Acupuncture Points 

Chenglin, Liu, Wang Xiaohu, Xu Hua, Liu Fang, Dang Ruishan, Zhang Dongming, Zhang Xinyi, Xie Honglan, and Xiao Tiqiao (2013). X-ray phase-contrast CT imaging of the acupoints based on synchrotron radiation. Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena. Available at:

Chinese medical theory – food and cooking

Russell Brand interview with Wendy Mandy, Five Element Acupuncturist


Connecting Reiki with Medicine

Reiki MedicCare

Energy Medicine and the future of human healthcare

Manifesto for a post-materialist science

Beaurguard M, Schwartz GE, Miller L, Dossey L, Moreira-Almeida A, Schlitz M, Sheldrake R, Tart C (2014) Manifesto for a post-materialist science. The Journal of Science and Healing. July 2014, 10(5).  Accessed via:

2020 Global Wellness Summit ‘Energy Medicine Gets Serious’ trends report

The Myth of the Placebo Response – journal article 

Jonas WB (2019) The Myth of the Placebo Response. Frontiers in Psychiatry. August 2019, 10:577.  Available at:

Covid19 commentary 

Covid Update: What is the truth? 

Blaycock, R.L. (2022) Covid Update: What is the truth? Surgical Neurology International 13:167. Accessed via

Dr Aseem Malhotra 

Journal of Insulin Resistance article, Sept 2022

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Covid19 Assembly – open letter

Dr Mike Yeadon

Dan Astin-Gregory and Mattias Desmet on mass formation

The Daily Telegraph – article

Sky News – Jan 2022 – Healthcare Workers

World Council for Health Spike Protein Detox

The Pharma Revolution – article

Other Resources 

The World Council for Health

The Alliance for Natural Health

The People’s Health Alliance

The Institute for Functional Medicine

Dr Tess Lawrie PhD – various articles

RavenStar HealingRoom – blog

Recommended Reading…


A New Earth – Eckhart Tolle (2005)

The Power of Now – Eckhart Tolle (1999)

The Untethered Soul – Michael A Singer (2007)

Women Who Run With The Wolves – Clarissa Pinkola Estes (2008)


The Art of Meditation – Matthieu Ricard (2008)

Everyday Zen – Charlote Joko Beck (1989)

Celtic Wisdom 

Anam Cara – John O’Donohue (1997)


The Bhagavad Gita – translated and introduced by Eknath Easwaran (1985)


The Tao Te Ching – Lao Tzu / translated by Stephen Addis and Stanley Lombardo (1993)


The Tao of Physics – Fritjof Capra (1975)

Psychic Protection – William Bloom (1997)

Wheels of Life – Anodea Judith (1987)

Hands of Light – Barbara Ann Brennan (1987)


The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho (1988)

Siddhartha – Hermann Hesse (1922)