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Sian, Dublin

For over ten years, from my mid-teens, I had a chronic skin problem which appeared all over my body but was particularly aggressive and unpleasant on my hands. Simple things like zipping my own coat or interlinking my fingers could be near impossible, depending on how bad it was at any given time. It was dry, itchy, cracked, painful, irritating, and often embarrassing. I tried everything to cure it, going from one specialist to another. I changed my diet, stopped using particular products, stopped wearing particular types of fabric, took numerous anti-biotics and used various sterile creams. And while the symptoms might disappear for a while, the condition always came back. I eventually figured it was something I could do nothing about and sought to adapt my lifestyle to it.

I visited Classic Five Element Acupuncture initially to manage stress and help with a shoulder injury. To my amazement, after just one session with Declan my stress subsided, the pain in my shoulder eased, and most remarkably of all, the skin problem which had tormented me for more than a decade disappeared entirely, and has not returned. It has completely cleared and I am free to use my hands for work, play and everyday creativity. I even started rock climbing recently, which I never would have imagined being able to do! I have returned for acupuncture time and time again, and have always felt more grounded, present and at ease on leaving. I am very grateful to Declan to have the full use of my hands again. Sian

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I had bad headaches and found them draining and could not focus. My Doctor recommended Declan Rothwell – I was a bit sceptical and found it unusual for a Doctor to recommend ‘alternative’ medicine. I was in such pain I decided to go anyway.

After 4 weeks I felt substantially better – headaches were less intense and less frequent. My life was coming back to normal! I went a few more times on a less frequent basis to see Declan and I continued to improve. I am delighted to be rid of this weight and thank Declan (and my Doctor for the recommendation!) for such permanent relief.

David, Cork

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