This time of year we see a lot of people with sinus related issues. Recently we had a woman come to see us with chronic sinusitis. She had all the symptoms: facial pain and pressure around her nose, eyes and cheeks. Jaw pain, ear pain, headaches, slight swelling and a cough caused by [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
Our digestion is a complex system, making boosting digestion no simple task. There is no one box fits all solution that we can be recommend. However, in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) there are basic rules and foods that can help boost your digestion. To get the best possible results safely we recommend seeing [...]
In Chinese medicine seasons are very important to your health. Spring is arguably the most powerful season and is incredibly useful for improving your health. Starting a detox in spring is the best way to bring your health back into balance, reduce symptoms, improve organ functions and overall feel the best you can. Even if you do not experience illness or a chronic condition at this time, a detox can still be beneficial to you.
There are many reasons to improve your diet, and increasing your fertility is one of them. This article details food for men that can assist in boosting their reproductive systems and overall male fertility. Main reasons for improving diet for fertility reasons include: Protect and encourage healthy DNA – your child will inherit half of [...]
'Hot flashes' or 'hot flushes' are typically a symptom of menopause. Menopause occurs when a woman's reproductive systems begin to shut down and the hormones they produce begin to fluctuate. Symptoms typically include extended periods of feeling hot, excessive sweating during the day, night sweating, insomnia, anxiety, low energy levels and weight gain. Western treatments [...]