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Acupuncture research: The role of bodily attention

I have not written for some time. This was partly due to a nice long holiday I spent with my wife and son in Southern France surfing and relaxing (as much as the latter is possible with a three-year-old child). After my return I have been busy managing the everyday madness of running a research…

What does quantum theory tell us about complementary medicine? Not much!

Last week I found myself strolling through the “health / self-help / esotericism” section of a local bookstore. I sometimes do this to get an idea of the latest trend in complementary medicine literature. Although I found nothing interesting this time, I got the inspiration for a new blog post. It happened when I was…

Somatosensory therapies

I noticed that I wrote a lot about acupuncture in my last post. This does not give justice to the fact that my research interests are somewhat broader. The name of the research group I am heading at Hannover Medical School (in Germany) translates “Somatosensory and Autonomic Therapy Research”. As the term somatosensory therapies is…