Pre-Menstrual Syndrome

In Chinese medicine, periods occur regularly and comfortably for healthy women. Their bodies are in balance, so not only do they have periods on a regular basis, they also don’t have to suffer with pain, water retention, emotional upheaval or PMS-related fatigue. Unfortunately, the majority of women don’t realize they were not made to feel …

Acupuncture - Menopause

Menopause

Menopause is considered to be the end of menstruation. It’s brought about by the decreased production of estrogen, progesterone and testosterone. Beginning somewhere around age 35 daily production of most of the major hormones start to slow. This decline affects metabolism, reproductive function and function of the immune system. It can also affect function of …

Acupuncture - Infertility

Infertility

Infertility is defined as the inability to produce offspring in a healthy woman with a normal sexual life, who has been trying for a year. Western medicine shows medical causes for infertility, including ovulation or tubal problems, endometriosis and cervical factors. Infertility treatments may include prescription drugs or shots and in vitro fertilization (IVF). Instead …