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About Chris Fehres

Chris Fehres lives in Brisbane and holds a Bachelor of Health Science majoring in acupuncture. Chris completed his degree in 2015 at Endeavour College of Natural Health where he graduated with distinction and was awarded the medal of academic excellence for highest achievement Australia-wide for acupuncture. He currently holds positions at Endeavour College as a contract tutor for higher education and alumni representative for the Course Advisory Committees for both the Acupuncture and Biosciences departments, as well as having been chosen as the focus for their 2017 - 18 Graduate Stories write up.

Acupuncture Treatment for Impinged Supraspinatus

By | 2018-01-30T21:56:53+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture, Practice|Tags: , , , |

Dr. Chris Fehres (registered acupuncturist) demonstrates how to treat shoulder pain due to an impinged supraspinatus with self-administered acupuncture, electroacupuncture, moxibustion and kinesiology tape. This video is for educational purposes. Anatomical Diagrams ~ Tortora & Derrickson 2012 Image 1. Image 2.   [...]

The Morning Kickstarter – Ginger & Turmeric Tonic

By | 2017-09-13T23:09:47+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , |

A rich and zesty brew packed full of nutrients and antioxidants... Contents (click to jump to section) What You Will Need Let's Get Started... The Boiling Process Health Benefits Disclaimer - Please be aware that any food related topics on this website are purely for general interest and are not to be [...]

Acupuncture for Neck Pain

By | 2017-08-18T02:10:33+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Research|Tags: , , , , , |

This article explores different types of neck pain and the benefits of acupuncture as a treatment option. Contents (click to jump to section) Whiplash Associated Disorder (WAD) Chronic Mechanical Neck Pain Tension Neck Syndrome (TNS) Myofascial Trigger Points Acupuncture Treatment Research Click here to find out about acupuncture for workcover and ctp claims... [...]

An Explanation of Acupuncture Theories Using the Fascia Network and Nervous System

By | 2017-10-18T11:19:13+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

Contents (click to jump to section) Introduction Fascia/ Connective Tissue Involvement Nervous System Involvement Conclusion Introduction There are many different theories and ideas these days about how acupuncture may work, and consequently the definitive mechanism of acupuncture remains unclear. This is, in part, because acupuncture does not have one singular mechanism. The [...]

Acupuncture for Shoulder Pain

By | 2017-08-18T02:08:29+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Research|Tags: , , , , , |

This article explores different types of shoulder injuries and the benefits of acupuncture as a treatment option. Contents (click to jump to section) Shoulder Pain Shoulder Impingement Syndrome Frozen Shoulder Acupuncture Treatment Research Click here to find out about acupuncture for workcover and ctp claims... Shoulder Pain [...]

Acupuncture: Powerful Placebo or Potent Pain Killer?

By | 2017-08-03T07:19:26+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Research|Tags: , , , , |

Jump to Middle / Conclusion There is plenty of talk about how acupuncture can provide pain relief, but just how effective is it? Chinese medicine theories and early versions of acupuncture are understood to date back thousands of years, and this is often the point put forward by practitioners and acupuncture enthusiasts alike to [...]

Endeavour College of Natural Health Graduate Stories 2017

By | 2017-07-18T03:27:29+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Videos|Tags: , , |

Earlier this year I was honoured to have been featured as the latest focus for Endeavour College of Natural Health's Graduate Stories. You can view the clips below and read the full article here. Graduate Stories: Chris Fehres Chris Fehres on practising Acupuncture [...]

The Great Expression

By | 2018-04-12T22:43:18+00:00 May 7th, 2017|Categories: awakened mind|Tags: , , |

In the beginning there was the Great Expression. Call it the Big Bang - the beginning of the universe; call it the birth of existence and The All That Is; call it the inception of God’s journey of self-awareness. Whatever you call it, it does not change the fact that all of these terms are different names [...]

Reading from Consciousness Gathering – 2nd April 2017 “A Spiritual Life”

By | 2017-07-17T23:05:54+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: The Web Within|Tags: , , |

Spirituality means so many different things to so many different people and spiritual practices need not necessarily be defined by prayer or meditation, for anything we do in life that connects us to our purpose is our spiritual practice. Whether that’s playing football or sitting on a beach and just enjoying the view. Whatever your version [...]

The Acupuncture Evidence Project – by John McDonald & Stephen Janz

By | 2017-07-17T23:51:01+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Practice, Research|Tags: , , |

It has been an energetic last few weeks in the acupuncture community! Recently a study was published in Australia by two very well known and highly respected acupuncturists by the names of John McDonald and Stephen Janz. The study, entitled The Acupuncture Evidence Project, summarises the current available scientific evidence supporting the efficacy of acupuncture for 117 conditions as [...]