Hi, and welcome.

Thank you for stopping by.

Do you have lots of questions that are not getting answered?

Are you looking for a new and effective approach to treating your health concerns?

Are you here because you are looking for fertility specialist support?

Are you having Period problems?

Are you in PAIN and nothing you try seems to have the effect your looking for.

Have you had blood tests - that haven't given you any clear answers?

Then let's work together.

Helen McQue BSc (Hons), Dip. Ac, Lic.Ac, AAC, BAFMOR.

Hello, This is where I introduce myself. My name is Helen, and I am a practitioner of traditional Chinese acupuncture, a fertility support-trained acupuncturist, and a medically trained phlebotomist. While professionalism and dedication are at the core of my practice, I firmly believe that making you feel safe and comfortable plays an integral part when it comes to helping you reach your required health outcomes.

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Acupuncture & Fertility support.

You may have heard a friend or someone you know talk about acupuncture when they were trying to conceive. If you are reading this, you probably want to try it yourself, but you have many questions that need answering. I have worked with men, women, and those who have wanted a family for many years now with success. I have worked closely with all and the various stages of their fertility journey. Come and work with me and invest in the benefits of fertility acupuncture. Click on read more to learn more about fertility acupuncture's benefits.

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Acupuncture for Pain management.

Acupuncture is a remarkable and time-tested ally when it comes to treating pain, both acute and chronic. Whether it is to help alleviate symptoms of painful periods, post-surgery pain, or assistance with relentless back pain, annoying reoccurring sport injuries or, unwavering musculoskeletal tensions, and the nagging persistence of headaches. Acupuncture works by stimulating key points in the body to aid healing and repair. -

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Pre and Post Pregnancy support Treatments

I am here to support you throughout your pregnancy journey. Whether it's addressing common concerns, such as regulating an unhappy menstrual cycle. hormonal fluctuations, alleviate discomfort and enhance overall well-being. With pre and post-pregnancy care treatments, you can confidently navigate the various challenges of pregnancy. Work with me and know that you are receiving expertise, compassion, and a personalised approach.

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Womens Health

Women's Health: Comprehensive care for physical, mental & reproductive health. Offering personalized support & resources to empower women & help them achieve optimal wellness.

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Blood testing with lab interpretation.

We now offer a range of private health tests, customised to your unique needs. These tests provide you with valuable data about your health, giving you a clearer picture of your well-being. - Lab Interpretation: Once you've taken the tests, I'm here to guide you through the results. We'll work together to understand what these results mean for your health and create a personalised plan. To make the process even more convenient, we have a certified phlebotomist available on-site to ensure a comfortable and hassle-free blood draw.

Facial Enhance Acupuncture

FEA is a very gentle and relaxing therapy that we provide for those who are seeking a natural approach when it comes health and beauty regime.

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  • 2 Mercury Road, Gallowfields Trading Estate, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 4TQ, UK

Frequently asked Questions.

Your initial consultation will involve taking a full case and medical history from you. This will include a reading of the pulse and looking at the tongue of which i will ask to take a photograph (if consent is given) for your file. If you are on any medications - please provide details of these.
Time allocated for initial sessions range from one - two hours.
Follow up treatments are  between one hour and 45 mins.
Before your treatment.
  • Eat a small meal or have a snack at least two hours before your treatment.
  • Make sure your well hydrated (no alcohol).
Post treatment.
  • No heavy duty work.
  • No hard and strenuous exercise.
  • Keep Hydrated.
  • Relax. 
Initial consultation with treatment ranges from £70 - £55 .
Follow up treatments are £45.

A highly qualified acupuncturist is trained to insert the needles with a quick and smooth action.
One may experience sensations of slight tingling, warmth, and a dull ache all of which are desirable to assist with healing.
For most, an acupuncture treatment is deeply relaxing and many have described feelings of calmness and of having increased energy.
Yes we do.
24 hours notice is required.
Otherwise full appointment fee will be charged.
No visitors are allowed unless accompanying a minor.
However, if you wish to have someone with you, i am very happy to discuss this via a phone call before treatment.
Something comfortable with access to the legs and arms.
However, you may be asked to remove certain items of clothing depending on the course of treatment.
Towels and sheets are provided for modesty and comfortability purposes.
That depends on the course of treatment.
I may decide to use points that are local to the problem area, points that are related, but not of that area, and a selection of specialised points.
What do i mean by this?
There are points on the feet that can treat the head and there are points on the hands that can treat the back.
Acupuncture like western medicine applies a course of treatment so it can be effective.
How many treatments will depend on how acute or chronic the problem is.
How long you have been experiencing the issue.
Some conditions may clear in 4– 6 treatments.
With others we may review at this time to determine how the treatment is progressing and the likelihood of resolving it.
While, for some this may be the objective. You must continue to take any medication you have been prescribed and discuss with your prescribing consultant.

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