Acupuncture For period cramps

It’s not your fault you suffer from period cramps. In fact, more than half of women experience some form of period cramps. But that doesn’t mean you have to put up with it.

Acupuncture for period cramps and Chinese herbs are an effective natural treatment to help alleviate symptoms. Learn about what causes period cramps, how can we help with the period cramps treatments that work well, and how to avoid future episodes.

If you are tired of taking medication for your symptoms, consider trying acupuncture as an alternative. Schedule an appointment today to learn more!

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Expertise in acupuncture for period cramps, bloating and breast distension, irritability and mood swings, stress, anxiety, and restlessness.

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Our mission is to help our patients accomplish the goals of period cramps relief by regaining balanced physical and mental health in a painless, compassionate, and efficient way.


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Are you tired of dealing with period cramps every month?

Acupuncture for period cramps is a natural therapy for Premenstrual syndrome (period cramps) with stomach cramps, breast distension, irritability and mood swings. With Chinese herbal medicine, acupuncture calms restlessness and irritability, relieves stress, nervousness, and anxiety.

Premenstrual syndrome (period cramps)

period cramps is a relatively common symptom, and it is associated with over 60 diseases and disorders. period cramps is a type of hormone fluctuation that occurs during the menstrual cycle. Each month, levels of the female sex hormones estrogen and progesterone spike and dip rapidly. These hormonal changes in the body cause several symptoms, of which stomach cramps and bloating are the most notable ones.

For many women, these symptoms result in loss of concentration, stress, anxiety and mood swings. We should search for an adequate understanding of the triggers that lead to period cramps and search for quick remedies to avoid this. In many cultures, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine are being used to help manage period cramps symptoms, including bloating, breast tenderness, nausea and upset stomach.

period cramps has different causes for different people. The most common reasons are the irregular menstrual cycle, too much sugar in the diet, hormonal imbalances, stress, and relationship issues. period cramps, if untreated, may cause difficulty conceiving a baby or infertility problems.

Acupuncture for period cramps

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese therapeutic method and a medical therapy practised for almost 2,000 years. It has grown in popularity during this time, and today it is accepted worldwide as a medical service. It has been studied and studied extensively. Acupuncture has been clinically tested and trialled to be an effective therapy for people with several disorders, like headache, leg cramps, low back pain, indigestion, allergies, and dizziness. The most effective use for acupuncture for period cramps is for relieving the menstrual symptoms associated with period cramps. 

The British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology reported acupuncture reduces anxiety and cramps, boosts energy and mental clarity, and protects the bladder and uterus. When done correctly by a registered acupuncturist, this natural therapy is fast relieving.

The effectiveness of acupuncture for period cramps

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Acupuncture for period cramps laser acupuncture applied to leg points for stomach cramps.

Acupuncture helps alleviate the symptoms of period cramps. The symptoms of period cramps include stomach cramps, breast and vaginal distension. Additionally, period cramps may also associate with hormonal depression, mood swings, low interest and reduced energy. 

Although some studies have found no benefit from acupuncture, there is a good deal of evidence supporting its efficacy. For example, a study of 42 women undergoing HRT found those who received acupuncture daily for eight weeks reported decreased period cramps symptoms. The placebo group said no significant difference between the two groups.

There is evidence also suggesting many women feel better with period cramps after receiving acupuncture. A randomised trial found 52.6% of women who had received acupuncture were in less pain than the average for women who received nothing. There were 35.1% of women who received acupuncture had fewer severe period cramps symptoms than the average. 

A survey published in Clinical Evidence Reports concluded acupuncture could be an excellent natural treatment for period cramps. The benefits of acupuncture include the relaxation response induced after the application of soothing acupuncture points.

How acupuncture for period cramps works

Acupuncture for period cramps laser acupuncture applied to leg points for stomach cramps

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According to Chinese traditional medicine, the acupuncture meridians are related to different organs. Acupuncture stimulates nerves, spinal cord, muscular systems and connective tissues. It stimulates hormones to promote natural healing. Acupuncture promotes relaxation, creates a sense of calm and brings about a state of inner peace.

period cramps happens due to an imbalance in the brain. But it takes time to cure because period cramps is not a medical illness but a psychological condition that requires treatment in a professional doctor's office. This treatment involves treating the brain and body with Chinese herbs.

There is evidence that suggests that an alternate Chinese herbal therapy may be a more effective treatment. Both acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine ( acupuncture ) for period cramps is purely and simply a pain-relieving mechanism. So, the aim is to remove the source of pain and restore balance to the system.

Acupuncture for period cramps is the primary choice

In conclusion, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine for period cramps has become a popular alternative among women with period cramps. Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine has the advantage of safe, effective and has no side effects. It is a natural therapy that promotes health and well-being. We are here to help you with our gentle, natural approach to period cramps treatment. We will find the appropriate treatment plan suitable for your needs.

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Acupuncture Adelaide TCM Clinic is conveniently located in Adelaide city CBD. We have served the Adelaide community over 20 years. By combining the latest technology with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, we give our patients the best care in town.

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At Acupuncture Adelaide TCM Clinic, we have combined acupuncture with the dietary prescription, Tai-Chi Qigong and alternative medicine, such as Chinese herbs, Tui-Na massage, cupping and laser acupuncture, and our patients have achieved amazing results.

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We are expertis in acupuncture for period cramps; natural fertility, IVF health regaining and ET boosting; acute and chronic pain relief; stress, anxiety and sleeping disorders; cosmetic acupuncture & anti-ageing and male infertility & sexual disorders.

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