Healing the Physical Body
Chronic pain and acute injury can slow us down and negatively impact our day-to-day lives. Sports injuries and pain of various types, can eventually lead to a decrease in quality of life.
This is also true of internal conditions such as Infertility, PMS, menstrual irregularities, menopausal symptoms, fatigue, migraines, digestive concerns, insomnia, TMJ, etc.
Acupuncture & EAM are time-tested, safe, natural, drug-free alternatives to chronic pain, sports injuries, infertility- to name a few.
Acupuncture, herbal medicine & Integrative Medicine can be used independently or alongside western biomedical therapies
“Acupuncture can increase fertility by reducing stress, increasing blood flow to the reproductive organs and balancing the endocrine system, according to several studies and medical research. ‘The goal of an infertility treatment from a Chinese Medicine perspective is not just to get pregnant, but to stay pregnant and to have a healthy baby,’ says Deb Davies, Lac… Among many other benefits, acupuncture can provide better blood flow to the ovaries and uterus, creating a stronger chance for an egg to be nourished and carried to term.”
“According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), a number of studies suggest that acupuncture works particularly well on chronic pain such as back and neck pain; osteoarthritis/knee pain; and headache. It often reduces the incidence and severity of tension headaches and may prevent migraines. ‘Therefore,’ the NIH concludes, ‘acupuncture appears to be a reasonable option for people with chronic pain to consider.’
A review article that appeared in Practical Pain Management found that pain relief with acupuncture comes from inactivating the source of pain by modulating endorphin levels. These authors also reported on the benefits of acupuncture Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD)…
Acupuncture also shows promise as a complementary therapy to control symptoms in the treatment of cancer. In fact, Western doctors have used acupuncture to treat the pain, fatigue, nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy. “