Category Archives: Women’s health

acupuncture & herbal treatments of patient problems

Treatment of a miscarriage

Betty, a new patient, came in last week.  She was 6 weeks pregnant and was in the process of having a miscarriage.  Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine have been used for centuries to help prevent miscarriage as well as facilitate … Continue reading

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Morning Sickness

Sharon came to see me for the first time this week with severe morning sickness.  This was her third pregnancy & during the previous two, she had been severely nauseated the entire first trimester.  This time she wanted to try a different treatment … Continue reading

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Notes on turning breech babies

    This week I was called by a woman who was 40 weeks pregnant.  I will call her  Mary (not her real name) for the sake of confidentiality.   Not only was she overdue, but her baby was in a crosswise or … Continue reading

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