A strong relationship exists between gynecology and TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine). TCM has a longstanding interest in gynecological conditions as evidenced by the reference of these types of conditions as early as 1500-1000BC during the Shang Dynasty. Nowadays, we see that TCM treatments in the field of gynecology are growing … Continue reading
Based on a number of studies, dysmenorrhea, a condition that can cause painful pre-menstrual cramping, can be significantly reduced with acupuncture.
Caused by an underlying pelvic condition (secondary dysmenorrhea), dysmenorrhea may also be brought about by a pathology of an unknown cause (primary dysmenorrhea). In the United States, about 25% … Continue reading