Acupuncture is a safe and effective treatment for women's health. Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years to address hormonal health problems, including PMS, menstrual cramps, fertility, hot flashes and more.


Hormonal Health

 

Acupuncture can be used to address the following:

  • PMS
  • Cramps
  • Mood swings
  • Spotting
  • Heavy period
  • Clots
  • Endometriosis
  • PCOS
  • Irregular or absent menstruation
  • Breast pain or lumps
  • ymptoms of menopause

Menopause

Many women are using Acupuncture and Chinese medicine to help the transition.  As your body changes, subtle energy imbalances may show up in the form of irritating symptoms.  

 

Common symptoms that Acupuncture can treat, related to Menopause:

  • Mood changes
  • Hot flashes
  • Night sweats
  • Digestive issues
  • Fatigue
  • Menstrual irregularities
  • Insomnia

Fertility 

Acupuncture and herbs are becoming well known for Fertility.

After the consultation, your Acupuncturist will discuss a treatment plan. Optimally, weekly is recommended for many fertility clients. But we will find one that works for you.

Acupuncture can also be used before and during IVF (in vitro fertilization). We typically recommend two-three months of regular treatments before an IVF cycle.

 

In regards to reproductive health, research has shown that Acupuncture can help the following:

  • Reduce stress
  • Balance hormones
  • Increase blood flow to the uterus
  • Regulate menstrual cycle
  • Promote ovulation
  • Decrease menstrual cramps
  • Improve endometrium (uterine lining)
  • Prevent recurrent miscarriage
 

For fertility diet information

For studies on the effectiveness of acupuncture for fertility