Have you suffered from PCOS and Endometriosis?
Have you been prescribed and taken the contraceptive pills(mini pills)?
Have you got the folllowing symptoms?
- irregular periods
- mood swings/depression/anxiety
- weight gain
- frequent urination
- difficulty sleeping
These synthetic hormones impacted the natural hormonal balance in the body. It damages the yang energy according to the Chinese Medicine theory.
PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome):
PCOS is a complex hormonal imbalance condition.Up to 26.7% of women in the age group of 15-44 suffers from PCOS.
The main features of PCOS:
- Cysts in ovaries
- High level of Androgen(male hormone), Excessive hair
- Irregular periods
Causes of PCOS
- Insulin resistence
Endometriosis is a painful disorder that tissue lines outside of the uterus instead of normally lining inside the uterus.
- painful periods
- painful intercourse
- painful bowl movement/urination
- excessive bleeding
- Immune disorder
- Normal menstral blood flow out of the body, but for endometriosis syndrome, the menstral blood containing endometrial cells flow back to fallipan tubes into pelvic cavity, cells stick to the pelvic walls where they continue to grown and thicken.
We highly recommend natural therapy instead of synthetic hormone intake as you can see the above side effects.
With a combination of acupuncture, herbal medicine and Moxa, diet and excercise, we treat the root cause of the symptoms such as blood stagnation, water/phlegm retention, Emotional factors.