Acupuncture for Migraine Headache Finchley & Hendon

Robust scientific research  has found that  acupuncture can help people who suffer from headache and migraine, Acupuncture has been  found to reduce the frequency of headaches compared to taking no preventative measures (such as drugs or relaxation techniques). These results suggest that acupuncture can potentially reduce the frequency of migraine or tension headaches. Acupuncture can Continue reading »

How Acupuncture Helps with Fertility & IVF success Rates

How Acupuncture Helps with Fertility & IVF Success Rates You may have heard that acupuncture can increase overall fertility and the success rate of IUI and IVF (In Vitro Fertilization). How exactly does it help? Research has shown that there are several factors.  Increased blood flow to the uterus- this can result in thicker endometrial Continue reading »

Acupuncture for a healthy pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting and wonderful time, however with the many physical and hormonal changes that occur,it can also be a time of discomfort.  Many pregnant women suffer from fatigue, nausea, back ache and other conditions that are considered a “normal” part of pregnancy. Acupuncture is a safe, gentle and effective way to address these Continue reading »

Acupuncture for stress

One of the most common side effects we see in our patients is a deep sense of relaxation after their treatment. Whatever symptoms the acupuncture is treating, we tend to see this result. Feedback we get includes comments about how how well people slept after acupuncture, how their partners noticed they were very chilled after Continue reading »

How to improve your fertility

In my experience there is lots we can do to improve our chances of getting pregnant.  Just because it has’t happened yet, doesn’ t mean it won’t  happen. However our bodies need to be in optimum health for conception. As an acupuncturist I see my role as helping to  create the optimum environment for a Continue reading »

Fertility Acupuncture & IVF

  Fertility Acupuncture and IVF Acupuncture is a powerful adjunctive therapy that you can add to your IVF cycle and studies show that it does definitely Increase success rates. How can you increase your chances of IVF success? Acupuncture helps with IVF because is helps support the body in ways that are important during an Continue reading »

Acupuncture for Insomnia

Stress can play havoc with sleep, health and mental  well being. Over work, relationship breakdown,  raising kids, fear of failure,  perfectionism, financial insecurity,  loneliness can all lead to general anxiety which can lead to a disruption in sleep patterns. The medical definition of insomnia is  “a persistent disorder that can make it hard to fall Continue reading »

Acupuncture for fertility

This year has seen a huge increase of patients attending our clinic for a wide range of issues related to fertility. How can Acupuncture benefit Fertility?: Improves sperm parameters Improves pregnancy rates of natural conception and IVF treatment Regulates menstrual cycles Regulate hormones by reducing stress Reduces miscarriages Lessens uterine contractions after embryo transfer Improves Continue reading »