Women of any age can benefit from acupuncture. Acupuncture can help with menopause and gynecological health. For gynecological conditions, Chinese medicine sustained over a woman’s lifetime restores balance within the body and supporting the natural production of essential hormones.
Women who suffer from hot flashes and other issues related to menopause can be treated with acupuncture to greatly reduce the discomfort during this period of life.
Acupuncture can help relieve menstrual cramps and PMS and can help regulate a woman’s flow so as not to interfere with daily activities. For women trying to conceive, acupuncture can help resolve fertility issues. After pregnancy and birth, acupuncture can help to restore and replenish a new mother’s energy.
Although acupuncture does not substitute for Western prenatal medical care by an OB-GYN, it does offer complementary care that can benefit a woman during her pregnancy. Since acupuncture has very few side effects, many pregnant women now seek acupuncture therapy for a many common pregnancy complaints.