Because these growths are made of womb tissue, they respond to hormonal fluctuations throughout the menstrual cycle and can even bleed during menstruation.
Endometriosis can develop with very few symptoms and some women are unaware that they have it.
The exact cause often remains unclear but contributing factors include;
I have successfully worked with a wide range of female hormonal complaints, including endometriosis. TCM Acupuncture is an ideal modality for managing the condition as it takes an holistic approach, focusing on the efficient flow of Qi (pronounced ‘chee’) throughout the body, particularly in relation to the reproductive and detoxification organs.
I look at a woman’s hormone balance, stress levels, detoxification pathways and levels of pain and inflammation – all these aspects play a part in the development of endometriosis.
For example, if a lady is particularly stressed and not eating properly, she is likely to have higher levels of inflammation and not be detoxifying hormones as effectively as she could. Therefore, managing her stress levels and liver energy is an important part of the treatment.
TCM Acupuncture has been proven to support relief from endometriosis by:
In January 2017, I will be presenting a talk here in York to my local branch of Endometriosis UK, the nationwide charity supporting women with this debilitating condition. For more details please contact me as soon as possible.
Gain freedom from the pain, and find relief from Endometriosis today.