Shrinking Fibroids: A Multifaceted Approach

Fibroids occur in 1 of 5 women and the cause is unknown, although it is believed that their continued growth is linked to a hormonal imbalance, and more specifically, excess estrogen (Maciocia, 1998).  The size of a fibroid, or myoma, can be tiny and seen only under a microscope, or quite large and even fill … Continue reading Shrinking Fibroids: A Multifaceted Approach

Using Chinese Herbal Formulas and Acupuncture for Allergies

  Acupuncture can go a long way towards allergy relief.  Treatments help open the nose, strengthen the Wei Qi (immune response), clear phlegm, and combat infection. There are a myriad of formulas made up of Chinese herbs that can effectively relieve allergies.  There is some overlap between formulas for colds, flu and allergies. I have … Continue reading Using Chinese Herbal Formulas and Acupuncture for Allergies