Doctor who is passionate about acupuncture

Doctor who is passionate about acupuncture

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Leading acupuncture specialist for facial rejuvenation, pain relief, stress, anxiety, emotion, depression relief, fertility and miscarriage
Based at Kensington and Chelsea at Central London. Qualified as a medical doctor in Western medicine in China with a Medical degree from Beijing, China and a PhD degree from the UK. Many year research and clinical experiences. This blog is for information only.

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Maggie Ju (2014) Current opinion in acupuncture on stroke rehabilitation

The Journal of Chinese Medicine And Acupuncture Volume 21 Issue 2 September 2014 P9

Maggie Ju. (2015) What Part Does Acupuncture Play in IVF?

The Journal of Chinese Medicine And Acupuncture Volume 22 Issue 1 March 2015 P21

Maggie Ju (2020) The Potentiality of COVID-19 Treatment with Chinese Herbal Medicine in the UK

The Journal of Chinese Medicine And Acupuncture Volume 27 Issue 2 November 2020 P9

Monday, 18 February 2019

Stress and facial tension

Stress can cause facial tension. When stressed, you might tighten your facial and jaw muscles or clench your teeth. Tension in the face may be a natural response to emotional or physical stress. In this case, no abnormality has been detected from these scans. Anxiety can make symptoms of facial tension worse and it may be harder for facial tension to go away naturally. Facial muscles have unique features and they carry few or no muscle spindles. The facial muscles are under both voluntary and emotional control. the upper facial movements are controlled by the medial frontal cortex. Emotional stress can create tension on the facial muscles. When stressed, the facial muscles are contracting and become tense and stiff. Stress relief technique can release facial tension. Acupuncture is one of the tools that can effectively release stress and facial tension.

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