The joy of pregnancy can be easily tarnished with the reality of swollen legs, back pain, nausea and anxiety. Chinese Medicine has well established protocols for addressing all of these distressing symptoms.
Human beings are prone to a wide variety of aches and pains, dysfunctions and diseases. The following are typical of what is treated in Chinese Medicine clinics all over the world on a daily basis. All of these have good or very good scientific evidence of efficacy with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine.
Acupuncture has Level one evidence of consistent positive effect on the distressing symptoms of persistent hay fever, also known as allergic rhinitis. Acupuncture reduces nasal and eye symptoms including itching, sneezing, and runny nose.
Too many women go through distressing pain and mood swings month after month believing it to be normal.
Chinese Medicine (CM) has a long history of dealing with digestive issues. Constipation, diarrhea, bloating, nausea, acid reflux and abdominal pain are all symptoms that can be addressed with the full range of Chinese Medicine skills.
Acupuncture has Level One evidence of efficacy for effective treatment of knee pain. At Shen Adelaide, we combine acupuncture treatment with focused massage, taking the tension out of those all-important muscle insertions.