Acupuncture for Cervical Ripening & Labour Induction

Midwives and obstetricians are increasingly referring their patients to Chinese medicine doctors to perform acupuncture to help get their bodies ready for childbirth.  Stories about how acupuncture helped ease the birth passage and stimulate contractions are well documented in Chinese history because it indeed gives great results! According to traditional Chinese medicine, at the end Read more about Acupuncture for Cervical Ripening & Labour Induction[…]

Case Study: Constipation, Stress and Menstrual Cramps

Case study: 34 year old female presenting with constipation, stress, and menstrual cramps Sarah presented with a recent onset of constipation for the last three months, more pronounced in the second half of her menstrual cycle. She would go two to three days without a bowel movement and it was painful and pebble-like. She occasionally Read more about Case Study: Constipation, Stress and Menstrual Cramps[…]