Women’s Health

The female body is in a constant state of change, going through many different hormonal cycles in the course of a lifetime.  From puberty and the onset of menstruation, to pregnancy and childbirth, to menopause and beyond, these many changes are life-altering, beautiful, and unique to each woman’s experience.

womens-healthChinese Medicine works to restore hormonal balance and regulate the rhythms of female physiology, promoting vitality and the opportunity for smooth transitions during any stage of the journey of womanhood.  The combination of acupuncture, herbs, and nutritional counseling can be integrated into any plan of care for women’s health.

Following is a list of some conditions that Chinese Medicine can help treat:

  • Pre-menstrual Syndrome (characterized by breast tenderness, mood swings, headaches, abdominal pain, etc.)
  • Irregular Menstruation (irregular timing, flow)
  • Painful Periods
  • Menopausal Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Yeast Infections
  • Endometriosis 
  • Fibroids
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Infertility
  • Pregnancy Discomfort, Delay, Breech Baby
  • Postpartum Depression