HEALTH BLOG - D. Atkinson Herbalist & Napiers Clinic

Dealing with Lymphoedema in your home office

When you have lymphoedema, keeping up with your self-management routine is essential to keep it at bay. In this guest blog, manual lymphatic drainage therapist, Pascale King, gives some excellent tips on self care...

Herbs at Home - Golden Milk

The combination of raw honey and Turmeric has long been recognized in Aryuvedic and Tibetan medicine as a powerful natural remedy and has become known as ”Golden Milk”. Here's the recipe...

Osteopathy for Headaches

One of the most common ailments osteopath, Paola Pizzuto, comes across in clinic is headaches. Here she talks about how osteopthay can help.


Our September newsletter focuses on staying healthy with the return to school, college and university...

Autumn's Bounty

As the season turns from Summer to Autumn, herbalist, Joseph Nolan, celebrates the fruits (and seeds and roots and fungi) of nature all around us, ripe for the harvesting.

Respect Your Elder

August is here, and we're halfway between the elderflower and elderberry seasons. The elder tree is one of the finest sources of medicine on the British Isles, with every part having myriad applications. Herbalist, Joseph Nolan, looks forward to what the Elder family is due to bring us as the season progresses...

Warm Bamboo Massage

Recently, beauty therapy aesthetician Nikkie Clay completed her training in Warm Bamboo Massage. A wonderfully relaxing and nourishing treatment, Nikkie explains more in this guest blog...


It’s been a while, but we’re absolutely delighted to let you know that our Beauty Therapy Clinic is open once again and ready to welcome you back for state of the art facials, massage and beauty treatments.


It's all about 'the new normal' in our Healthy Newsletter this August. Plus a great offer on Skullcap, Oat and passionflower and also on Vitamin D.

Stress and its Relationship to Disease

Read on for all you need to know about beating stress with adaptogens.