Pregnancy

For Women Only: Chinese Herbal Formulas coverOur Sydney based team has a special interest in pregnancy and significant experience in the following:

  • Morning sickness and vomiting
  • Heartburn
  • Fatigue
  • Chest infections, coughs, and flu
  • Sinus infections and allergies
  • Pre-eclampsia and placenta-previa
  • Low back and hip pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Painful joints, and swollen hands and feet
  • Fluid retention
  • Constipation
  • Insomnia
  • Anxiety
  • Fibroids
  • Low blood pressure
  • High blood pressure
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Labour induction
  • Breech presentation

The Treasure of Obstetrics by Jing Xiao Chan Bao, written around 800 AD, is the earliest surviving Chinese Medicine (CM) text dedicated to obstetrics, and includes 12 chapters on various troubling conditions during pregnancy. From this time on there have been many other ancient texts written, as well as more recent texts.

Our Chinese Medicine team keeps abreast of world-wide best practice and research and keeps up to date with the Australian and New Zealand Perinatal guidelines.

Recovery after pregnancy and childbirth

Our team have a special interest in:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Raynaud disease
  • Mastitis
  • High blood pressure
  • Low blood pressure
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Recovery after pre-eclampsia
  • Post-natal depression
  • Poor supply of breast milk and lactation difficulties
  • Post-partum anxiety