How can Complementary Therapy Help Breast Cancer Patients?

Receiving treatment for Breast Cancer doesn’t end once the initial treatments and surgeries have been carried out.  Many patients receive additional medical therapies and drugs.  Unfortunately, drugs such as tamoxifen and raloxifene have side effects that include hot flashes, night sweats, leg cramps and a small risk of uterine cancer, blood clots, stroke & liver […]


Keeping Acupuncture Safe and Painless

When it comes to acupuncture, safety and the quality of the patient experience are paramount; one significant factor is the quality of the needles used, especially now that single-use disposable needles are the norm.

By Joanna | Acupuncture

3B Scientific Reveals New Responsive Website

We’re delighted to announce our newly re-designed, faster & totally mobile websites.  We’ve listened to our customers & built our new site specifically to address their needs.  It’s now even easier to navigate & purchase from our full range of Science, Medical & Health products.  Our website is designed to work quickly wherever you are […]


Massage Therapy & Lightning Strikes affect Migraine

If you're one of the 36 million men, women and children in the United States that suffer with migraine, you'll be all too familiar with the symptoms.  The figures are startling; more people appear to suffer from migraine than diabetes and asthma combined! Symptoms can include some or all of the following: Pre-headache/warning phase  Intense throbbing […]

By Joanna | Acupuncture . Massage . Therapy

Be a part of Medica 2012 with 3B Scientific

  MEDICA is the largest event in the world for the medical device industry and 3B Scientific has been attending this important tradeshow, in Düsseldorf, Germany, for over 20 years.  With 4,500 exhibitors from 75 countries, 17 halls, 5 core areas, numerous conferences & forums, this is an exhibition you can't afford to miss. This […]


Group Acupuncture Offers Alternative to Knee Surgery

Severe knee pain caused by advancing osteoarthritis affects 1 in 5 Britons over the age of 50.  In Germany, during 2010, approximately 200,000 people were treated for osteoarthritis of the knee with a range of treatments that included strength training and sports physiotherapy in order to manage this extremely painful condition. Many of these patients […]

By Joanna | Acupuncture

Strange Tattoos Could Indicate Ancient Acupuncture

Just how old is the ancient Chinese therapy of acupuncture?  The remains of Mummies, found in Peru and in the mountains between Austria and Italy, give a clue as to how long this traditional medicine has been used. In Chiribaya Alta in southern Peru, a 1,000-year-old female Mummy has been discovered and she bears some […]


Acupuncture Could Be A Girl’s Best Friend

Acupuncture popularity has spread from its origins in China centuries ago to almost every western city, with most of us having easy access to a qualified practitioner.  According to Chinese philosophy, our health is based on a complex structure of energy pathways, known as qi, through our bodies.  By inserting the specialized acupuncture needle, an […]