Acupuncture for Menstrual Problems

According to a British Acupuncture Council national survey of acupuncturists, menstrual issues are among the top reasons why patients seek acupuncture treatments.

Acupuncture helps with following menstrual conditions:

  • Pre-menstrual syndrome.
  • Irregular periods.
  • Painful periods.
  • Heavy periods.
  • Stopped or missed periods.
  • Ovulation pain.

How can Acupuncture help? Specifically, acupuncture:

  • Regulates the hormonal system to improve the overall menstrual cycle.
  • Removes contractions within the uterus and helps increase circulation to the womb which rids pain.
  • Works to restore the body’s natural circadian rhythms helping to improve sleep, mood and reduces of stress.
  • Can be combined with Chinese herbs to strengthen the muscle tissue of the uterus.
  • Strengthens the body to eliminate pathogens which improves overall immunity and womb health.
  • Promotes ovulation.

Acupuncture is combined with dietary advice and lifestyle recommendations to create lasting improvements to the menstrual cycle.

Book an Appointment

The clinic is open Monday - Thursday, with appointment times available all day. We are located in Lower Salthill, Galway. See Location.