New place in Blanes, Girona, Costabrava

New Acupuncture practice in Blanes, in the enchanting BallezaNatural space on Calle Roig i Jalpi número 15, Girona, Costabrava.
It is situated just in front of the beach of Blanes, near the castle of Sant Joan and the church of Nuestra Señora de la Esperanza. I am so glad that in addition to your healthcare and the acupuncture session, one can swim in the sea and/or just have a lovely time in the beautiful Blanes.

Free Acupuncture Treatments by Ekaterina Fedotova

We need video testimonials for upcoming Acupuncture training course. Our teacher, acupuncturist Ekaterina Fedotova will treat, FREE of charge and with only one or two needles, all volunteers who wish to participate.   Dates and Time 27, 28 May, 3, 4 June 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.   The symptoms that can be treated Back pain Neck/shoulder pain Knee, elbow, wrist, ankle, jaw pain Headache and face pain Injuries and traumas Abdominal pain Neuropathic (nervous system) … Read More

What is new about ‘Five Elements’ that no one taught before?

We apply the advanced Dr Tan’s ‘Five Elements’ approach when the patient has ‘big excess’ , deficiency or both. We use this approach only if we know for sure which element we would like to tonify or sedate. How to know EXACTLY which element deficient or in excess? We can see it clearly through the PULSES! Pulse diagnostics is the key I recommend to listen a FREE introductory lecture on Dr Chang pulse diagnostic system, you can find … Read More

Local Balance Method FREE indefinitely!

Dear students! We genuinely hope you are all staying safe during this time and your practice(s) are reopening. At Helianthus, we have decided to keep our Local Balance Method FREE indefinitely. We have broke it into two parts: Part 1 and Part 2. By studying Part 1, you are still able to treat any pain with instant results. If you wish to develop your skills further and understand how to better treat patients; new tricks to help save … Read More


Dear friends! Many us are stuck at home without being able to do things they enjoy. We believe that this time is the best for learning. We hope that we can help. At Helianthus Clinic, we are offering our online Balance Method course FREE for the next 4 weeks. In this course you will learn how to instantly treat chronic pain in a way many cannot imagine. We hope that our FREE online Balance Method course will make your quarantine … Read More

Menstrual pain quick fix

TIPS FOR ACUPUNCTURE PROFESSIONALS: Have you tried to fix menstrual pain with the famous acupuncture point Pe 7.2? It is a reflective point for uterus and has immediate effect for PMS, menstrual cramps or painful period. It has a stronger effect when combined with Ling Gu on the opposite hand.

Acupuncture Balance Method tips: 12 Magic points for migraines

ACUPUNCTURE BALANCE METHOD TIPS FOR PRACTITIONERS: 12 Magic Points for Migraine As we all know, most of headaches and migraines stem from the neck. If this is the case of the patient’s migraine, it is better to use Kid3, Liv4 and Sp5(A) than K7, Liv5 and Sp6 in 12 Magic points Generic pattern. Also, migraine often moves after needling. If it moves up, a good solution to move Jing Well points of Lu, Pe and He channels. (Blue … Read More

Acupuncture Pain Relief event on Saturday the 22nd of February

Dear neighbours of Muswell Hill, East Finchley, Finchley, Hamstead Heath and Highgate! Anyone who suffers from pains (numbness, stiffness etc)in lower back, neck and shoulder, knee, elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, gout or any other pain we invite to our clinic for ACUPUNCTURE-WITH-IMMEDIATE-RESULTS on Saturday the 22nd of February. We are a Five Star Holistic Clinic situated in East Finchley N2. For pain relief and general health treatments we offer an advanced acupuncture style called the Balance Method, … Read More

The Acupuncture Global Balance Training Course is now available Online!

Happy New Year! The Global Balance Course is now available Online!??? The Global Balance works Magic for Zang-Fu disorders. The course includes new strategies on how to distinguish and correctly apply the 12 patterns. Accurate pulse diagnostics characteristics by Dr. Jimmy Chang are included for each GB pattern. There are also ear diagnostics characteristics for some pathologies. To improve learning and recollection, revisions and pattern comparisons are also included. You will learn how to treat asthma, acute cystitis, cardio … Read More

Plantar fasciitis

“Injury, or repetitive movements, inflammation and poor posture can lead to fasciitis, fascia tissue becomes stiff, thick, proliferated, and shortened, producing 900 kg of pressure per square inch, tremendous pressure, caused by many unknown pains and dysfunctions, such as the scoliosis of the lumbar disc herniation, back pain is caused by blockage.. I think my ROOF pulse got something to do with the Fasciitis!! Some adhesions or scar tissues around the liver area.. along with the cirrhosis”. Dr … Read More


Dear All! Ekaterina Fedotova has assembled years of practical experience into an effective and easy to understand treatment manual. This book will be an extremely useful reference for you to use in your practice or learning. Both experienced and new acupuncturists will be shocked with the efficacy of the Balance Method, and sometimes not even believe the results. Ekaterina has made this manual easily accessible and interesting to read. Make sure you learn every little detail! You can … Read More

The Online Acupuncture Balance Method course

Dear friends! Share with your friends good news: the Online Balance Method course is on! Here you will find videos with crystal clear needling strategies for each condition, such as back pain, neck and shoulder pain, arthritis, headaches, bells palsy, allergies, digestive disorders, asthma and many many others. You will find all acupuncture point locations needed to treat each discomfort. The course is accompanied by written material with detailed description of each treatment. You will be able to … Read More

Online Balance Method Training

Dear collegues! After practicing meridian based therapies for nearly 20 years and teaching acupuncture based on principles of Bagua, I created an online Balance Method course available for everyone. I believe that this is an absolutely great approach to treating pains and Zang-fu disorders. I think that such information should be easily accessible for every practitioner! What are the benefits of this online Balance Method course? Short videos with easy-to-digest content and quizzes lead to a higher level … Read More

FREE acupuncture session at Helianthus Clinic

For anyone who suffers from BACK PAIN, neck and shoulder’s pain, knee, elbow or any joint pain, We invite for FREE acupuncture session at Helianthus Clinic in East Finchley. I teach an advanced acupuncture course and offer the free sessions this Sunday the 24th of March from 10am to 12am. The sessions will be recorded via video for online use related to the advanced acupuncture training. Unfortunately places are limited so please email [email protected] or call 02088834550 to book … Read More

Presentation of Balance Method and Pulse Diagnostics of Dr Chang in Russia

We would like to share good news! The teaching of two great Masters Dr Richard Tan and Dr Jimmy Wei Yen Chang were presented by Ekaterina Fedotova at the annual conference of reflexologists in Russia, Moscow. The conference was followed by the Acupuncture Balance Method and Pulse Diagnostics training. After receiving countless compliments on Balance Method and Jimmy Chang Pulsynergy, I am delighted that his name is known in Russia and followed by many new students.

Prevent the trip to the hospital with preventative medicine

Let us all take a trip to the doctor! Why? Well, the answer is a simple one. You have a bad hip, maybe a migraine that persists for weeks, maybe even a pain in your stomach that no google search seems to solve. When pain or symptoms strike, visiting the Doctor is certainly correct thing to do – but is visiting the Doctor the BEST thing you can do? What is the best remedy to cure a bad … Read More

Low Cost Community Acupuncture Clinic in East Finchley, Fortis Green and Muswell Hill areas of London

Dear Neighbours, Thanks to everyone for the genuine feedback. We have received over 100 responses towards the Low Cost Community Acupuncture Clinic in East Finchley, Fortis Green and Muswell Hill areas of London. I am happy to announce that the Clinic is open EVERY Sunday from 10AM until 2PM. If you have any Musculoskeletal or General health problems, feel free to contact me over the phone to book a first free consultation. Musculoskeletal or neuropathic problems: •Back Pain & … Read More

Magic mixture for those feeling heavy, a lack of energy, tired or overweight.

GET YOUR DAY STARTED RIGHT WITH A SIMPLE CONCUCTION Beginning your day on a positive and beneficial way not only helps improve your overall health but it is a great first step to getting your body and mind right for the day. No one likes to start the day feeling crappy. This mixture is mainly for those who have signs of Dampness, Phlegm or Blood stasis (according to Traditional Chinese Medicine- TCM). Some of the symptoms of Dampness, … Read More

Balance Method Acupuncture works miracles

Health has always and will always be a topic of vital importance to humanity. Which doctor to choose, which clinic to go to, which treatment method will give the best results… At some point in our lives we will desperately seek to find answers to these questions. It is clear that a single prescription for health does does not exist and here we are not aiming to give the finite answer, however in our London East Finchley clinic … Read More

Upcoming Acupuncture Balance Method training

We are happy to announce the next Acupuncture Balance Method training on the 3rd and 4th of March in London. There will be a new big chapter in the programme: students will be introduced to the advanced pulse diagnostic system based on teachings of old Chinese masters. Students will learn and practice the most important pulses and their connections to Balance Method treatments. Please feel free to visit the webpage with the programme for Instant Pain Relief CPD … Read More

The Miracles of Acupuncture – how to tackle Depression

In order to tackle stress & depression, western medicine most often resorts to the prescription of Antidepressants. If you have been prescribed antidepressants, it is important to know the side effects, some of which are: Often people become dependant on the drug for many years. In many cases, Antidepressants make depression even worse over time. Antidepressants often lead to the loss of libido, as well as reducing the production of sperm in males, other sexual problems, such as … Read More


We offer a free 20 min consultation which includes analysis of patient’s main complain, pulse and tongue diagnostics from the Chinese Medicine point of view and a treatment plan. The pulse diagnosis system which we use in our clinic allows to diagnose many medical conditions and Chinese Medicine syndromes by analysing the pulse of the patient within few minutes. This highly advanced method is based on Dr. Zhang Wei Yan’s pulse diagnostic system. To make a booking call … Read More

The best acupuncture / acupressure points for cough, asthma, bronchitis, pulmonary diseases.

Now we are in a season of upper and lower respiratory tract infections. If not treated properly, it can aggravate further and trigger bronchitis, asthma or pulmonary disease. The acupuncture points below will help to cure cough and chest infection.   LI4, LI5, LI5.5, LI6 (Ashi points between LI5 & LI6) Lu10 (if painful throat), Lu9, Lu7, LU7 – Lu7.5 Ashi. P6 St36, St 37Ashi Sp9, Sp9 – Sp8 Ashi.

Blood Pressure and Heart Rate help to determine Excess, Deficiency, Heat and Cold patterns.

It is useful to diagnose true condition of the patient when subjective complaints contradict objective findings. Blood Pressure and Heart Rate can help us to determine Excess, Deficiency, Heat and Cold patterns (8 principles differentiation). Systole is contraction of the ventricles and atrium and has to do with the highest level of pressure (the systolic pressure). Dyastolic is the opposite number that related to the relaxation of the vessels. Excess Heat Blood Pressure: – Systolic = High (above … Read More


COMMUNITY ACUPUNCTURE CLINIC open each Sunday 11AM – 1PM  Price: £20 one hour treatment ACUPUNCTURE TREATMENTS & PAIN RELIEF • Back pain & Sciatica; • Neck pain & Shoulder pain; • Knee, elbow, wrist, ankle pain; • Injuries and traumas, Jaw pain; • Arthritis; • Nerve pain, Headaches

Acupuncture Balance Method came to Russia!

Great news – Acupuncture Balance Method came to Russia! We had amazing 4 days of training including Chinese pulse diagnosis. It was the second round of Local and Global Balance, the first trying was in June 2017.  The audience was very well prepared to learn – one has to be a doctor neurologist to practice acupuncture in Russia. Special thanks to Alexei Montenegro for being able to come to Moscow to assist with the training.

FREE Acupuncture Demo treatments in Hampstead on Saturday 16th of September

We are happy to announce our new community project in Hampstead Community Centre – FREE Acupuncture Pain Relief Demo treatments. We welcome anyone who suffers from: Back pain; Sciatica; Neck pain; Shoulder pain; Knee, elbow, wrist, ankle pain; Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ); Injuries and traumas; Nerve pain; Arthritis; Headaches. The Acupuncture Balance Method has proved to be very effective in relieving pain, numbness or tension in the body. Patients being treated in the session will not be required to … Read More

FREE Chinese Pulse Diagnosis in Hampstead each Saturday!

This week we have started the charity project on Chinese Pulse Diagnosis in Hampstead. This project is supported by British Acupuncture and Holistic Medicine Association and is going to be performed each Saturday in the Hampstead Community Centre in the North of London NW3. The project aims to raise people’s awareness about holistic medicine approaches to health. Pulse Diagnosis is a reliable tool to understand the state of your health within minutes. If you have any unknown health issue or often feel tired … Read More

New premises in East Finchley

It is so good to know that more and more holistic services are opening in the North London area. Since NHS services are not always accessible to patients, centres that offer counselling or psychotherapeutic services are in great demand. Moreover, not everybody is comfortable taking antidepressants or anxiety pills to resolve their emotional issues and would prefer finding a more holistic approach to resolve the underlying issues of a problem rather than covering up symptoms with medicine. Our … Read More

Acupuncture Balance Method Academy

I would like to share some good news with you. We are announcing the opening of the Balance Method Academy in London with the intention to establish a school specialising in The Acupuncture Balance Method. In this centre we will combine The Acupuncture Balance Method knowledge with the cultivation of spiritual awareness so that we can achieve the best and most long-lasting results for our patients. Here, Balance Method practitioners could exchange their experiences, meet up and share … Read More

Acupuncture Balance Method for breast lumps.

Breast lumps occurs very often and may be caused by different reasons. One needs to emphasise that most lumps are not dangerous. However, any irregularities or unusual changes to the breasts should be examined  by a  doctor as soon as possible. Types of benign  breast lump can be placed in several categories.They include a fibroadenoma – kind of firm lump that is very moveable under the skin, a breast cyst  – a firm fluid-filled lump filled with fluid (more common … Read More

Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome with Acupuncture Balance Method

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful condition related to the median nerve being compressed. The nerve may become compressed because it has swollen or the tendons are inflamed, or both. CTS (carpal tunnel syndrome) is one of the most common conditions affecting the nerves of the hand. It is estimated that nearly 5% of women and 3% of men suffer from CTS. CTS is more typical for people who are between 45-64 years of age. Common symptoms are: … Read More

Acupuncture Balance Method Seminar in London

Acupuncture Balance Method Introduction Seminar (by invitation only). 4th of December 2016   9:30 AM – 3:30PM Venue: Helianthus Holistic Health Clinic 1 Bedford Mews, East Finchley, London, N2 9DF PROGRAMME:  INSTANT PAIN RELIEF (numbness, burning, stiffness, discomfort etc). Introduction to Distal Acupuncture Balancing patterns, which are easy to understand and implement into practice. After the training each participant will be able to achieve results in successfully treating any local pain (numbness, burning, stiffness etc) of any origin. … Read More

Can acupuncture help with premenstrual syndrome and migraine?

According to the latest research, acupuncture can help to balance the whole system curing both menstrual pain and migraines. Anil et al (2012) argues that acupuncture can be considered as an effective treatment modality to treat premenstrual syndrome. The initial positive results of treating PMS symptoms with a holistic approach are encouraging and acupuncture should be suggested to the patients as a method of treatment.

Thermo Imaging Camera proving Acupuncture healing response

Acupuncture is a real physical medicine based on real anatomy. It works by improving the flow of oxygen (Qi), nutrients and blood through specific networks of blood vessels to nourish every cell of our body. Acupuncture treats the №1cause of disease: blood stagnation or blocked blood flow. When there is a problem with blood flow to any area of the body, this area cannot function properly. The body will not heal without proper blood flow. On this video … Read More

Why Holistic?

Why holistic? A brief discourse on the potential benefits in contrast to conventional medicine. The most common approach to our illnesses is a trip to the doctor; who gives advise that you could have found on the internet, maybe some pills to cure our aches and whistles, and most definitely not the reassurance that something will actually change. Before understanding the need for holistic, we have to briefly comprehend the ills of the conventional. Conventional medicine, first and … Read More

Dr. Tan Acupuncture Balance Method for the pain in neck and shoulder.

Most of the patients I see in my Highgate and East Finchley clinic suffer from a variety of muscle skeletal pains, the most usual are Lower Back Pain, Neck and shoulder pain, chronic injuries and traumas, neck & shoulder pain and other musculoskeletal complications including numbness, burning, stiffness, discomfort etc. In the West, we’re overprescribed pain killers and anti-inflammatory medication. As a result of taking a high dosage, people suffer from it’s side-effects. Unfortunately, people unaware of what acupuncture and Acupuncture Balance Method in particular can offer.
Traditional Chinese Acupuncture teaches us to properly treat our patients, using ancient skills dated back thousands of years.

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