Categories: Acupuncture

Is my stress and mood affecting my fertility? 

Saying that the inability to conceive children is a stressful situation is an understatement for an increasing number of couples. In fact, in Canada it has been estimated that 1 in 6 couples experience this particular brand of “stress”. And how bad is this “stress”? One study found that women with infertility felt as anxious […]

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What do your cravings say about you? A Traditional Chinese Medicine approach

A look at what your cravings say about your health. A TCM approach.

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Understanding Why IVF Cycles May Fail

Understanding Why IVF Cycles May Fail Out of every 100 births, 1-2 are attributed to the success of IVF.  IVF is an incredibly complex science that enables us to cleverly use drugs to manipulate the ovaries to develop multiple eggs, fertilize and develop these embryos outside of the womb then taking these fragile precious embryos […]

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Managing pain with acupuncture

Managing Pain with Acupuncture The bulk of my practice is helping couples dealing with infertility, maintaining a healthy pregnancy as well as managing post-partum.  The most common question I get is “can acupuncture help with other things?” the answer is yes! I would say that acupuncture is best known for its benefits on decreasing pain.  […]

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The Secrets of Tongue Diagnosis. Insights into What your Tongue Says about you and your Health.

The Secrets of Tongue Diagnosis We are all fascinated  with the thought of being able to tell the future, we are familiar with the magical mystical powers of the crystal ball or having our palms read.  Weather we believe these methods reveal the truth or not, it at the very least peeks our curiosity. The […]

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Tools and tips to help you conceive naturally.

Tools and tips to help you conceive naturally. Is it normal to have your cycle length change from month to month? Cycle length for everyone is different.  Some women have cycles that are 26 days long and others are 32 or slightly more. Every individual has their own rhythm but in addition to the cycle […]

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Acutoronto Open House – Womens health – Fertility – Pregnancy

Come Join us and meet our Practitioners 🙂 We will have snacks and refreshments available * Got a question? Come on by and ask us – we are here to help * Our Services Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine Registered Massage Therapy Psychotherapy and Art Therapy Osteopathy Holistic Nutrition Natropathic Medicine Wednesday November 2  from […]

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Cannabis in Chinese Medicine

Cannabis in Chinese Medicine Did you know that the cannabis plant has been used in Chinese medicine for more than 5,000 years? Medical marijuana is now “legal” in Ontario, which has set forward a wildfire of pop-up businesses hoping to cash in on the potential benefits of this beyond-our-years plant that has had a pretty […]

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LOL and Release Stress

It’s said laughter is the best medicine, but is there any truth to happiness being healing? Laughing is ingrained in us from birth. Infants begin smiling during the first weeks of life and laugh out loud within months of being born. Laughter becomes an important part of our daily lives from then on. So why […]

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What are those bruises on Michael Phelps?

Cupping is a ancient Chinese Medicine technique that has been practised for over 5000 years.  It uses cups either glass or plastic to produce a suction effect when placed on the body.  Suction is created by means of heat or suction device to cause local congestion creating these characteristic bruises that you see on some of the […]

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