Posts Tagged ‘infertility’

Acupuncture for Fertility: Study Shows Increased Pregnancy Success

Thursday, August 4th, 2011 by Sharon Sherman

  A common and devastating condition that many people are coping with today is infertility – for couples trying to start or expand a family, the stress and frustration of dealing with infertility can be devastating and can make conceiving even more difficult. While by no means a “cure all” for infertility, acupuncture has been […]


Ligusticum (Chuan Xiong) Chinese Herb Benefits: Treat Seasonal Change Symptoms

Monday, October 25th, 2010 by Sharon Sherman

Ligusticum wallichii (chuan xiong) is a popular herb in Chinese medicine. It is known by many names, but often referred to by Chinese medicine practitioners in the US as “Sichuan lovage root.” While the root and rhizomes have therapeutic properties, ligusticum is also used to flavor food and add fragrance to cosmetics because of its warm […]


Managing Endometriosis with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Monday, June 29th, 2009 by Sharon Sherman

Chinese Herbal Medicine has an inspiring track record in the treatment of painful and potentially debilitating symptoms of endometriosis, as well as keeping patients symptom-free for longer. Endometriosis is a gynecological condition in which endometrial cells (belonging to the uterine lining) are found elsewhere in the body, most often in the pelvic region. The errant […]