Chinese Medicine Blog

20 02, 2020

Carpal Tunnel and Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

By |2020-02-20T15:24:28+10:00February 20th, 2020|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a well-known condition that affects the arm and hand. Yet Cubital Tunnel Syndrome which similarly affects the arm and hand is much lesser known. Sometimes Carpal Tunnel is used as an umbrella term and can refer to Cubital Tunnel as well. But they are two separate conditions. As their [...]

25 11, 2019

Fertility and Pregnancy with Endometriosis

By |2019-11-25T10:58:04+10:00November 25th, 2019|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog, Conception Blog, Endometriosis Case Studies|0 Comments

How Endometriosis Affects Fertility and Pregnancy In our endometriosis series we have talked about endometriosis and its symptoms as well as the effects endometriosis has on the menstrual cycle. In this article we continue the discussion on how endometriosis proceeds to affect fertility and then pregnancy. It is important to note that [...]

23 09, 2019

Endometriosis: Symptoms Other Than Pain

By |2019-09-26T15:56:08+10:00September 23rd, 2019|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog, Endometriosis Case Studies|0 Comments

Endometriosis is known largely because of the debilitating pain it causes many of its hosts. But pain is not the only symptom of endometriosis nor is it necessary to the disease. For example, some categories we deal with when treating symptoms of this disease include digestion, skin and fatigue. TCM for Endometriosis [...]

2 09, 2019

Depression – TCM as Complementary Treatment

By |2019-09-02T12:28:33+10:00September 2nd, 2019|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog|0 Comments

Depression affects millions of people worldwide. Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can help as a complementary treatment to traditional therapies for depression. Some studies say acupuncture treatments with medicine and/or counselling can be more beneficial than medication or counselling alone. Depression in TCM In TCM depression is stagnant energy (qi) [...]

8 08, 2019

Diverticular Disease – Diverticulitis and TCM

By |2019-08-15T13:58:11+10:00August 8th, 2019|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog, Stress Blog|0 Comments

With aging comes potential diverticular disease. 1/3 of Australians over 45 have diverticulosis, and that increases to 2/3 for Australians over 85. Of this population 1/4 get diverticulitis, a painful disease that sometimes leads to hospitalisation. For those who suffer from diverticular disease acupuncture and TCM are a great option for treatments. In [...]

23 05, 2019

TCM for UTIs – How To Deal With Recurrent UTIs

By |2019-05-23T13:05:11+10:00May 23rd, 2019|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) are great options for treating Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs), especially recurrent ones. Besides positive results in clinical studies, acupuncture and TCM can provide relief for those feeling they are running out of options for their recurrent UTIs. ABCs of UTIs Women are more likely [...]

2 04, 2019

Endometriosis Pain – How to Get Relief with TCM

By |2019-10-03T16:00:04+10:00April 2nd, 2019|Acupuncture Blog, Blog, Chinese Medicine Blog, Conception Blog, Endometriosis Case Studies, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thankfully, it is becoming better known that 1 in 10 women globally have endometriosis. But of these women 3 in 4 experience endometriosis pain and many do not know that they can do something about it other than resort to surgery. Or that they can seek out treatment without having a confirmed diagnosis. [...]