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Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine which has been practiced in China and many parts of Asia since long. It is used to treat many disorders like infertility, other pregnancy conditions, pain stress, anxiety and many others.

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Accupuncture georgie smith

  1. 1. Georgie Smith Australia
  2. 2. How acupuncture works • The general theory of acupuncture is based on the premise that there are patterns of energy flow (Qi) through the body that are essential for health. Different acupuncture points lie along the body's meridians. Stimulating these points with acupuncture needles or pressure relieves obstructions in the flow of energy, enabling the body to heal. • According to traditional Chinese medical theory, acupuncture points are located on meridians through which gi vital energy runs.
  3. 3. Acupuncture can deal wth • • • • • • • Scientists have proven that acupuncture’s effects have a neurophysiologic logic. Acupuncture can deal with day-to-day issues like: Blood pressure Sinus Anemia Insomnia Stress Anxiety Pregnancy
  4. 4. Acupuncture and labour pain • Acupuncture has proven a boon for pregnant ladies for various common issues like nausea, vomiting, stress etc. • Acupuncture can also help to reduce labour pain during baby delivery. With right amount of pressure and technique, it has proven a boon during that difficult phase too. • Acupuncture is becoming increasingly valued in Australia as a safe, effective and drug-free option for enhancing health and well-being during pregnancy
  5. 5. Fertility support • Acupuncture fertility treatment affects your reproductive system in the following ways: • improves your health, and helps prepare your body for pregnancy • promotes blood circulation in your pelvic cavity • improves the function of your ovaries • promotes the production of follicles • enhances the flow of blood in your uterus
  6. 6. IVF Support • With IVF support, medical field has taken a step forward in helping couples to have children. Though this concept was introduced hundreds of years ago, with the help of Chinese medicine, women have been able to improve their fertility. • Though IVF support increase the chances of pregnancy, having health pregnancy is much more than just the creation of embryo. Body has to get that hormonal balance to remain health and thereby support the growing baby. Thats where acupuncture comes in the picture. IVF takes care of getting embryo creation done while acupuncture takes care of other issues like morning sickness, anxiety, labour preparation etc. Acupuncture regularizes ‘Qi’ of the body to make sure the growth of the baby happens in a healthy way.
  7. 7. Postnatal care • After baby birth breast-feeding and the demands of a new baby can leave women both physically and emotionally exhausted. Lots of issues occur like below which can be fixed by visiting an acupuncturist. • Fatigue, anxiety and depression • Insufficient milk supply
  8. 8. • Fatigue, anxiety and depression Acupuncture and Chinese herbs can replenish a woman’s energy, making her feel better both emotionally and physically. Chinese medicine can also assist in reducing the anxiety or depression that some women feel following the birth, • Insufficient milk supply Chinese medicine believes a low milk supply results from either stress or from a mother being too worn out to make enough milk both of which can be treated with acupuncture and herbs.