How Acupuncture Can Help with Period Pain Symptoms

Acupuncture for Period Pain

Period pain, also known as dysmenorrhoea, refers to the overall discomfort and pain experienced by women during their periods. This is typically described as lower abdomen pain that often lasts two to three days and occurs shortly before or during a menstrual cycle. Women of all ages can experience period pain. However, the younger you are, the more likely you are to get them. Some studies have shown that about 75% of adolescent females and 25–50% of adult females suffer...

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Top 5 Considerations in Finding a Trusted Acupuncturist

Finding Trusted Acupuncturists Blog

You have probably heard about acupuncture, one of the popular forms of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) dating back to ancient times. Though acupuncture is making its way steadily into mainstream global medicine, your doctor may not yet have recommended one for you, or have resources to a reliable TCM practitioner. This means you would have to choose an acupuncturist yourself. In many ways, choosing an acupuncturist is similar to choosing any health care provider: location, cost, specialty and personal style...

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Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a style of traditional medicine built on a foundation of more than 2,500 years of Chinese medical practice. It includes various forms of herbal medicine, acupuncture, massage (tui na), exercise (qigong), and and diet and lifestyle advice. Traditional Chinese medicine is widely used in China where it has long been the standard system of medicine. It is also becoming increasingly popular and recognized worldwide where it is primarily approached as alternative medicine. Traditional Chinese medicine...

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