Category Archives for Women’s Health

What Is Hypomenorrhoea and What Are the Causes?

  What is hypomenorrhoea and what are the causes? How we treat hypomenorrhoea with Chinese medicine. Hypomenorrhoea is simply a light period or scanty menstruation. Possible causes of hypomenorrhoea include: hormonal

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The Cause of Heavy Periods [Menorrhagia]

Menorrhagia: the medical term for menstrual periods with abnormally heavy or prolonged bleeding. Women who suffer from heavy periods find it quite distressing when period time comes. It can disrupt their

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Insomnia: Treatment with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Insomnia, or the inability to fall into a deep, restful sleep, is a condition experienced by approximately one-third of adults at some point in their lives. If left unaddressed, this lack of sleep can

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Menopause: The Natural Treatment with Traditional Chinese Medicine

What is menopause? Menopause is the time when women’s menstrual period completely ceases, occurring when the ovaries cease producing the hormones oestrogen and progesterone. Initially symptoms of perimenopause,

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Rosacea: Here’s How Acupuncture Can Help Treat It

The primary feature of rosacea, as the name suggests, is flushing. This inflammatory condition is transient at first, triggered occasionally by alcohol, spicy food or the “heat” of emotional stress.

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Chinese Medicine for treatment of PMS and PMDD

  PMDD, also known as Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, is a severe form of PMS which is often accompanied by severe mental health symptoms. PMDD follows a cyclical pattern beginning after ovulation,

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