Teenage anxiety can be crippling. For many teens it can be debilitating and have a long term impact on development. It can impact family life, friendships, education and opportunities, extra curricular activities, and self esteem. Here is where Chinese medicine and acupuncture may be of help in assisting your teen through this transition.
Chinese medicine treatment is an individualised and holistic form of medicine. Not one diagnosis fits all people. However, when looking at the three states of the Vagus nerve correlations can be made with TCM pathologies.
What is unexplained infertility? Unexplained infertility is the inability to conceive after 12 months of trying when a full range of investigations (both partners) have been carried out. Basically it is a diagnosis of exclusion. Statistics show up to 20% of couples who struggle to conceive may be diagnosed with unexplained infertility. Having no answers… Continue reading Unexplained infertility! Where to from here?
Fatigued? Cold? Finding it difficult to lose weight? Could it be your thyroid? The thyroid gland plays an important role in controlling our metabolic rate, body temperature, and energy levels. If your thyroid gland is unable to produce adequate levels of thyroid hormone it can slow your metabolic rate and cause the body’s systems to… Continue reading Hypothyroidism – A Chinese Medicine Approach