Acupuncture can help for depression during pregnancy

Acupuncture for Depression during Pregnancy

Women can experience an imbalance of many emotions during pregnancy including irritability, anxiety and depression. Research has demonstrated that  acupuncture can help for post-natal ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture for cervical ripening

Acupuncture for Cervical Ripening

Cervical ripening is when the cervix prepares for the birth of the child. The cervix softens and stretches which is necessary for labour. Research has shown that acupuncture for cervical ripening ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture for varicose veins during pregnancy can help

Acupuncture for varicose veins during pregnancy

  Chinese herbs and acupuncture for varicose veins have been used for centuries and now more western women are seeking help with varicose veins during pregnancy. Western medicine has no ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help for heart burn during pregnancy

Acupuncture for Heartburn during Pregnancy

Acupuncture can be very effective for heartburn in pregnancy. Heartburn is a particular problem in the 3rd trimester and can be so severe that women cannot sleep without being propped up by ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture for carpal tunnel during pregnancy

Acupuncture for Carpal Tunnel during Pregnancy

Research has demonstrated that acupuncture for carpal tunnel is an effective treatment and acupuncture has no adverse complications such as median nerve scarring as a result of surgery. Carpal ... Continue Reading >>

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Acupuncture for Leg Cramps during Pregnancy

Leg cramps will most likely be seen in the calf muscles and are common in the third trimester of pregnancy. Acupuncture for leg cramps is a safe and effective treatment and other acupuncture ... Continue Reading >>

Bleeding between periods commonly occurs at ovulation, which in Chinese medical terms is called the "heat" cycle

Acupuncture for Bleeding between Periods

Bleeding between periods which is sometimes called spotting should be reviewed by a doctor in case it is due to uterine fibroids or polyps of the cervix or uterus. Hormone levels may need to be ... Continue Reading >>

Moxibustion works better than a hot water bottle for period pain

Acupuncture for Painful Periods

Painful periods is very common and in fact many women think that it is normal to have period pain. Acupuncture for painful periods has been used for centuries and in Chinese medical terms is ... Continue Reading >>