Birth-Preparation

Birth preparation

In addition to practitioners providing care in private practice, Maternity Acupuncture is being offered in hospital antenatal clinics and birthing units worldwide, such as the Whittington hospital in London (UK), The MotherBaby Centre in Minnesota (USA), the Midwife Lead Unit at the Warrington and Halton Hospital (UK), Obstetric outpatient clinics...

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PAINFUL PERIODS

As Traditional Chinese Acupuncturists specialising in women’s health, we see a lot of women who suffer from painful periods. Women suffering from period pain experience abdominal cramping, which can last for several days each month. Pain can be experienced prior and during the menstrual cycle. Other symptoms associated with the...

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Menopause

Traditional Chinese Medicine sees menopause as a completely natural and important phase in the female reproductive life. Reproductive hormones begin to fluctuate and they can give rise to annoying symptoms in peri-menopause and menopause such as hot flushes, insomnia, headaches, mood swings, anxiety and weight gain.  Add to that adrenal...

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IUI / IVF / ICSI

Acupuncture can support IUI / IVF / ICSI treatment Acupuncture can be used as a support for all stages of IUI, IVF and ICSI treatment. It can help increase uterine circulation, reduce stress levels before and after interventions, and help minimise the side effects of IVF drugs, such as depression,...

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common endocrine conditions for women of childbearing age. It is diagnosed on the basis of oligo-ovulation or anovulation (irregular or no ovulation), insulin resistance, elevated androgen levels and cysts on the ovaries. These all vary on a spectrum differently for different...

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