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Acupuncture for Melbourne Hay Fever

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) September 21, 2018

What makes acupuncture an attractive treatment option for many Melbournians is that it is a drug-free option, does not interact with other medications, and could be a relatively safe option during pregnancy.

Making your castor oil pack at home

How to make your castor oil pack at home

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) May 7, 2018

A castor oil pack can be your best friend when it comes to pain from endometriosis, period pain and back pain.

Top three remedies for endometriosis pain

My top three natural remedies for endometriosis (that you can try at home).

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) May 7, 2018

Western medicine has some answers when it comes to treatment, but unfortunately, many of these involve drugs and surgery, which can compromise health further.

Sheena is back in the practice.

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) March 16, 2018

I wanted to give a big thank you to Zahra who looked after you all so well during my maternity leave, I have had so much positive feedback from you all about her work.

Welcoming the talented Dr Tash (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) to Qi Medicine

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) March 1, 2018

Tash has worked in the health and wellness industry for over 15 years, building up her skills as a practitioner over that time.

melanie milne acupuncture

Welcome Dr Melanie

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) January 16, 2018

We are so pleased to announce that the talented Dr Melanine Milne will be joining our team at the beginning of February 2018!

Fertility acupuncture

Ready to start trying? Dr Zahra’s top tips to boost natural fertility

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) July 26, 2017

Dr Zahra at Qi Medicine acupuncture has a very special interest in boosting fertility, pregnancy and women’s health. Here are her top three practical ideas to help you conceive naturally.

Fertility acupuncture Melbourne

Meet Dr Zahra, focusing on fertility and women’s health.

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) April 12, 2017

It is so exciting to officially introduce you all to Dr Zahra Nasr, our newest Chinese medicine and acupuncture doctor in the practice.

Zoe Rankin

Dr Zahra joins the Qi Medicine team, with a focus on fertility

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) March 14, 2017

Dr Zahra takes a holistic approach to fertility, understanding that couples need to look into not just their reproductive ability, but their stress levels, diet, sleep, mood and hormones to have the best chance possible at natural conception.

Pain as a teacher

Can we learn to be grateful for pain?

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) February 21, 2017

Is pain really unfair, a thing to be avoided at all costs, or can it actually be a good thing? 

Body and Brain Centre

Qi Medicine is moving!

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) July 13, 2016

Qi Medicine will occupy a wonderful new space working alongside two outstanding health practitioners, Dr Cassie Atkinson-Quinton a qualified chiropractor, and Glenn Halls an amazing remedial massage therapist. I can certainly say I am excited to be working so closely with these two highly regarded therapists.

Sciatica pain treatment

My top three treatments for sciatica pain relief you can start today.

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) July 5, 2016

Sciatica can stop you from walking, exercising and sitting comfortably. This can severely impact your quality of life and lead to a host of other mental and physical health issues.

emotions in facial lines

The hidden emotions in your face: the meanings behind lines and wrinkles.

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) May 2, 2016

You may be interested to know that there is a very strong link between the power of our emotions and the lines on our face.

Dermal roller

Step by step instructions for using your home dermal roller.

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) April 1, 2016

Dermal rolling is an easy way to achieve radiant skin. Watch my step-by-step video to show you how you can use your dermal roller at home and get the most out of your cosmetic acupuncture treatment.

hormonal skin

The three biggest signs you have hormonal skin problems (and what to do about them).

By Dr. Sheena Vaughan (Registered Chinese medicine practitioner) February 5, 2016

Knowing what signs to look out for will help you understand what is causing your skin issues, and potentially save you loads of money spent on useless creams and a whole lot of heartache.