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Treating Acid Reflux With The Help Of Acupuncture

Treating Acid Reflux With The Help Of Acupuncture
09 Nov 2017

Indigestion is common among many people, especially those who love consuming junk foods. Acid reflux, or heartburn, is a common digestive complaint affecting approximately 44 percent of adults in a single month, and 20 percent feel it at least once a week. Various studies in Australia suggest that acupuncture may be a viable treatment option for gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, a chronic form of the condition.   Acid reflux Acid reflux occurs when food or liquid in the stomach moves up into the oesophagus. It is the tube connecting the stomach to the mouth. The acidic stomach contents cause irritation to the lining of the oesophagus, which results in the common complaint of heartburn. Lifestyle and dietary alterations including weight loss, having smaller meals ...Read More

Treatment of Chlamydia Infection In Women

Treatment of Chlamydia Infection In Women
01 Nov 2017

In most of the cases, women are treated with antibiotics when it comes to chlamydia infection. But when antibiotics fail, what do you do? Ask for other antibiotics in Northern Beaches? The fact is, the more times you use one antibiotic, the less effect it takes. So, is there any alternative medicine to cure chlamydia infection?   Before you start, you should know what is chlamydia infection   Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted disease (STD). It is important to note that many people (both women and men) who are infected with chlamydia do not have any symptoms and may not be aware that they are infected. However, the infection can cause permanent damage to the fallopian tubes in a woman and can lead to future infertility and increase the risk of ec ...Read More

Defining Cosmetic Acupuncture And Its Uses

Defining Cosmetic Acupuncture And Its Uses
10 Oct 2017

Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese therapy where thin, hair-like needles are pierced in certain body points to stimulate natural healing power. Acupuncture’s popularity in Northern Beaches has been on the rise for over decades, and it is now considered to be safe and effective for treating a multitude of conditions. And because acupuncture stimulates the production of elastin and collagen fibers, relaxes muscles and improves blood circulation, it has been used to enhance beauty and preserve a youthful look in China ever since the ancient times. Acupuncture has recently become a recognised method for facial rejuvenation and skin restoration, a practice which is known as cosmetic acupuncture.   The treatment uses super-fine needles to target underlying issues that sta ...Read More

Reducing Menopausal Symptoms Through Acupuncture

Reducing Menopausal Symptoms Through Acupuncture
03 Oct 2017

Acupuncture is a practice coming down right from the ancient medicinal era. It offers various therapeutic benefits and thus, is safe for most women. Acupuncture not only controls pain, but it can also increase the flow of blood while balancing the energy. This can be very effective in alleviating symptoms of menopause.   Vasomotor symptoms   Three quarters of women experience vasomotor symptoms (VMS) during their menopause, which are generally hot flushes and night sweats. VMS lasts for an average of 5.2 years but persists in 10% of women for more than 15 years. This can cause social embarrassment, physical discomfort and sleep deprivation. Risk factors for VMS include gaining body mass index, Caucasian ethnicity, being a smoker, financial impoverishment, feeli ...Read More