A new meta-analysis of research highlights the positive effects of acupuncture on menopausal symptoms. The report
In Chinese Medical theory, hot flushes, night sweats, forgetfulness and insomnia all can stem from what we call 'blood deficiency'. Over a woman's lifetime, she loses blood on a monthly basis and, on approaching menopause, this loss of blood shows itself through these symptoms.
We use acupuncture and, if necessary, Chinese Herbal Medicine and nutritional advice to help reduce the symptoms and improve a woman's quality of life.