Do you suffer from hot flushes, sleep disturbances, irritability, fatigue, depression, anxiety, night sweats, weight gain, loss of libido, vaginal dryness, memory loss, or headaches. Acupuncture is the natural alternative to using hormone replacement therapy that merely suppresses the symptoms. Acupuncture is endorsed by the World Health Organisation as an effective treatment for menopausal symptoms.
- breast tenderness
- irregular periods
- heavy periods
- Endometriosis, Uterine Fibroids, Polyps or Cysts.
Acupuncture has been proven to effect the functioning of hormones throughout the body therefore balancing the menstrual cycle and reducing any associated symptoms.
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can improve your reproductive health in several ways:
- reduce stress
- increase blood flow to the uterus
- strengthen the immun system
- improves ovarian function and the release of follicles
- improves sperm count, motility and morphology
- lessens the side effects from hormonal treatment and increases in-vitro fertilization success rates
- reduces the chances of miscarriage
Usually 2 treatments a week for 3-5 weeks are recommended for the symptoms of Menopause and Menstrual Irregularities with monthly visits if necessary. Herbal formulas are recommended and dietary advice and lifestyle changes are suggested.
Infertility treatments are once or twice weekly depending on the individual. Treatment can take 3-12 months.