"The softest thing in the universe ​overcomes the hardest thing in the universe"                               Lao Tsu

Chinese Medical Arts

The Menstrual Cycle

Acupuncture can help the menstrual cycle in many ways.  The balancing nature of acupuncture helps regulate the menstrual cycle for early or late periods.  The combination of acupuncture with Chinese herbs can build the blood for light periods and amenorrhea or cool the internal heat and help relieve heavy menstrual bleeding.  Acupuncture helps relieve painful periods by increasing blood flow and promoting smooth blood flow and reducing clots. 

PMS

Fatigue, bloating, stomach ache, backache, irritability, headaches, mood swings and cravings can be reduced with treatment.

​​Disease 

Acupuncture can also aid the immune system so it can help fight diseases and inflammatory conditions of the genital area.

It can also help the with PCOS by increasing the blood flow and qi in the lower abdomen.

​Pregnancy

Acupuncture treatment can aid the pregnancy in many ways.  Most commonly known is the treatment for morning sickness using the point pericardium 6 on the inside of the wrist.  There is also treatment for helping hold the pregnancy in for miscarriage. 

​Menopause

Acupuncture and herbs are commonly used to reduce the severity of hot flashes in menopause. Herbs are 

Herbs can also be helpful with hair loss. 

Breech Babies

The treatment for turning a breech baby is easy and from my experience very effective!  You need to schedule at 38 weeks, 2 days before the next ultrasound.