Qi Medicine Blog


melanie milne acupuncture

Welcome Dr Melanie

By Dr Sheena Vaughan 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 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 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.

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

By Dr Sheena Vaughan 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 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 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 July 5, 2016

Sciatica can stop you walking, exercising, sitting comfortably or really doing any activity at all. This can severely impact your quality of life and lead to severe depression, anger, frustration and difficulty sleeping.

emotions in facial lines

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

By Dr Sheena Vaughan 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 April 1, 2016

Dermal rolling is a safe, natural, easy way to achieve radiant skin. Watch my personalised video to show you how you can use your dermal roller at home and get the most out of your facial rejuvenation package.

hormonal skin

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

By Dr Sheena Vaughan 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.

sciatica treatment

All natural sciatica treatment

By Dr Sheena Vaughan January 26, 2016

Sciatica can be chronic, painful and debilitating and can be caused by number of common issues. Acupuncture is now known to be one of the most effective sciatica treatments, providing drug and surgery free pain relief.

Botox alternative

Facial rejuvenation acupuncture- better than injections?

By Dr Sheena Vaughan January 26, 2016

Facial rejuvenation acupuncture has been revered by many high profile celebrities including Prince, Madonna and Gwyneth Paltrow and is the only known beauty procedure which may actually improve general well being with each treatment.

acupuncture for acne

Acupuncture for hormonal acne and scarring

By Dr Sheena Vaughan January 22, 2016

Acne vulgaris s a chronic inflammatory disease affecting the sebaceous glands and ducts and hair follicles. It is a condition that can be difficult to treat and often involved the use of powerful chemicals and anti-inflammatory drugs over the long term.

Facial yoga

Facial yoga with Ranjana Khan

By Dr Sheena Vaughan January 22, 2016

Facial yoga is a big part of keeping your muscles strong, supple and healthy. I will often prescribe it as part of a full facial rejuvenation program for my clients and when done on a regular basis can have great results.

sinus acupressure

Sinus acupressure for pain and hay-fever relief.

By Dr Sheena Vaughan August 18, 2015

Acupressure for sinus and hay-fever relief Watch this short video to find out how you can quickly and easily relieve your sinus pain or hay-fever congestion with acupressure points.