The combination of Acupuncture and Herbal
Therapy has a long tradition of being effective
for Women's Health concerns such as PMS and
related symptoms like breast tenderness,
depression, mood swings, headaches and
migraines, cramps and abdominal pain.
Chinese Medicine is an effective alternative for
hormone replacement therapy in irregular
menstruation, hormone imbalances, fertility
problems as well as conditions associated with
In order to regulate hormonal imbalances and prepare the body to conceive it
takes the ovaries about 90 days, or 3 cycles, to produce new follicles containing
healthy egg cells. Women should allow at least this time for treatment for
changes to take effect. This may vary from woman to woman.
OBGYN MD’s and specialists in reproductive medicine are referring patients to
Garden of Wellness to receive acupuncture, because it has now been proven
that Assisted Reproductive Therapies (ART) are up to 40% more effective when
supported with acupuncture and herbal therapy. If you are planning to
undergo these procedures, you should consider getting acupuncture treatments
in addition. See links below for research supporting the effectiveness of Chinese
Medicine for reproductive problems.
Male infertility contributes to about 40% of infertility cases in the US. Sperm
count, mobility and morphology can be improved significantly with herbs,
supplements and acupuncture. Men should consider at least 3 months of
treatment with acupuncture, herbs and nutritional supplements because it takes
about 70 to 90 days for the new sperm to mature.
The following conditions are treatable with acupuncture and herbal therapy:
Hormonal imbalances causing irregular menstruation,
amenorrhea (no menstruation)
Polycystic ovarian syndrome
Uterine fibroids and cysts
Lacteal phase defect, follicular phase defect
Research and Resources:
To schedule an appointment or learn more, contact Garden Of
Wellness Acupuncture in Palm Springs at:
Office: (760) 325-7776
Fax: (760) 325-7715
Garden Of Wellness Acupuncture
1276 North Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 208
Palm Springs, CA 92262
The clinic is open from 9:00AM-5:00PM, TUE through SAT.
in Palm Springs, California
Chinese Medicine promotes balance; this
makes it especially useful for regulating
women’s cycles affecting the menstrual cycle,
the cycle of pregnancy or the eventual
transition into menopause, doing so without
using hormone replacement therapy with its
unwanted side effects.