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TCM acupuncture for stress. As our lives become more and more stressful, I see increasing numbers of patients suffering with stress induced conditions. As always with tcm treatment, we will diagnose the underlying tcm patterns first

TCM & Acupuncture for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS sufferers typically experience symptoms such as stomach cramps, bloating, constipation and loose stools. In TCM, this is due to three pathogenic conditions in varying proportions: “Liver qi stagnation”, “Spleen/stomach qi deficiency” and “Dampness”. In TCM most digestive functions, including those of the pancreas, come under the realm of the spleen and stomach; TCM’s “spleen”

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Fertility Support using TCM-based Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine

Whether you are trying to conceive naturally or intending to start fertility treatments such as IVF, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine will help improve your fertility. Both these TCM modalities help regulate hormonal levels, improve ovarian function, improve uterine health and increase implantation rates. They also offer much to improve many aspects of sperm health.

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Arthritis- How Acupuncture and TCM Can Help

Arthritis – the Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach Western medicine – Arthritis is a term for a disorder where there is inflammation affecting the joints in the body. There are more than 100 separate categories of arthritis. The most common is osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) and rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disease; other types include traumatic

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Neck and Shoulder Pain – How TCM Can Help

Neck and Shoulder Pain – the Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach I often treat people suffering with neck and shoulder pain, however since lockdown I have seen the numbers rise significantly.  I imagine this is a combination of more people working at home and therefore possibly not working with good postural positions alongside ongoing work related

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Tiredness and Fatigue - the Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach

Tiredness & Fatigue – the Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach

Tiredness and Fatigue – the Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach Tiredness includes lack of physical and mental energy, poor motivation, excessive sleepiness, exhaustion, listlessness, feeling flat or a devastating inability to perform even the simplest of tasks.  In western medicine tiredness is often difficult to diagnose. Unless there is an underlying disease such as an underactive

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