If you have the concept that period cramps, irregular or painful periods are all quite normal, you are wrong. Pre-Menstrual Syndrome / Tension (PMS or PMT), constant bleeding or headaches associated with your period do not have to be something you have to suffer with in silence.
Ringwood Modern Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Clinic - Women's Health
Taking Non-steroids anti-inflammatory Drugs or hormonal drugs provide temporary management to ease the pain and discomfort, but does not provide proper treatment that targets the real cause of the problem.
If you are experiencing any kind of gynaecological problem, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine may be considered for the treatment of the following conditions:
Heavy periods, painful periods, irregular periods, absence of periods, uterine bleeding (mid-cycle), pre-menstrual symptoms, endometriosis, pelvic inflammatory disease, vaginal discharge or itching, menopausal symptoms (e.g. hot flushes, anxity or sleeping problems).
Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine may also be the effective treatment of following obstetric conditions:
Infertility (difficulty in conception), morning sickness (nausea and vomiting), urinary dysfunction (frequent or difficult urination), difficult labour (slow and prolonged), foetal malposition (breech/posterior/transverse position), postpartum recuperation (after delivery).
In order to provide correct treatment for your particular gynaecological or obstetric problem, you will be asked to give your acupuncturist a complete case history so that they can make an accurate assessment and diagnosis. Your acupuncturist/ Chinese herbalist will then specifically devise your individual treatment plan depending on your problems.
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