Are Chinese Herbs Safe to Take During Pregnancy?

Are Chinese Herbs Safe to Take During Pregnancy?

Chinese Herbs have countless health benefits and have been used for over 2,500 years. These herbs treat a diverse variety of health problems and also keep the body balanced and healthy as a whole. Many people prefer natural and holistic remedies to conventional ones because there are little to no detrimental side effects. Due to the nature of some herbs and how they react with certain hormones in the body, there are some herbs that pregnant women should avoid. 

Seeking Support During Your Fertility Struggle

Seeking Support During Your Fertility Struggle

The thought of being able to have children of your own often comes as one of great joy. Many couples are eager to start a family and want to quickly become pregnant. For some, this comes easy and for others, not so much. After quite some time of not being able to conceive, it is common for couples to feel sad and alone. Realistically, you are not as alone as you think you are.

Acupuncture 101: History, Process, and the Benefits

Acupuncture 101: History, Process, and the Benefits

Acupuncture is one part of the comprehensive system of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) services. Originating from China around 100 BC, some historians say that it had been practiced many years before. Acupuncture may be used alone or in conjunction with other TCM techniques such as Chinese Herbal Medicine, Tui Na (Chinese Massage), Physical Culture (including Tai Chi and Qigong), Meditation, Chinese Dietary Therapy and Feng Shui

4 Ways To Naturally Increase Fertility

4 Ways To Naturally Increase Fertility

Whether you have been trying to get pregnant for months or are just beginning your journey, ensuring that you are fertile is a key component in this process.  If you are struggling with getting pregnant, you are not alone, 6.1 million American couples struggle with fertility.

Acupuncture Relieves and Eliminates Seasonal Allergies

Acupuncture Relieves and Eliminates Seasonal Allergies

Spring re-awakens nature as the rainy days give birth to fresh green grass, budding flowers, and a rise in the pollen counts. Most seasonal allergy patients start experiencing a physical response to the abundant histamines. Are you suffering from an awful runny nose, itchy and scratchy eyes, headaches, dry cough or fatigue?

What Is Your Egg Potential?

I’m sure by now if you’ve been on the fertility journey you have heard all about egg quality.  It is one of the main stars of the fertility show for very good reasons beyond the fact that the egg is the better half of the most handsome sperm of the bunch.  Egg health is so vital since eggs age at a faster rate than the rest of the reproductive system

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Benefits of Acupuncture in Pregnancy

The last phase of pregnancy is an important time to prepare for a healthy labor and delivery. Acupuncture is very beneficial to help with this preparation. Some of the ways in which it can help is to greatly relieve common back and hip pain associated with the changing body of the pregnant woman. It is also very beneficial in assisting the body to prepare for a healthy labor.