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Pregnancy

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January 19, 2020
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What do my hormones do throughout my cycle?

What do my hormones do throughout my cycle? In clinic, we frequently encounter women who want to fall pregnant but have absolutely no idea about their […]
January 28, 2021
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Blebs, breastfeeding and mastitis

Blebs, breastfeeding and mastitis Are you pregnant and wanting to breastfeed? Maybe you’re breastfeeding right now? Perhaps you tried breastfeeding and it wasn’t successful, maybe you […]
January 17, 2021
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The liver is not a detox organ

The Liver is not a detox organ. In Chinese Medicine the Liver is responsible for a healthy regular menstrual cycle in women, due to its role in moving Qi and storing blood.
November 22, 2020

What does the tongue tell you?

What does the tongue tell you? If you’ve ever come to see us for a treatment, you’ll know how we usually like to do things. We […]
January 28, 2021
horse and foal feeding

Blebs, breastfeeding and mastitis

Blebs, breastfeeding and mastitis Are you pregnant and wanting to breastfeed? Maybe you’re breastfeeding right now? Perhaps you tried breastfeeding and it wasn’t successful, maybe you […]
October 26, 2020
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What else can I do to help get labour started?

What else can I do to help get labour started? Trying to get oneself into labour can be exciting. It can also be stressful, especially if […]
September 20, 2020

Mother syndrome and why it may be affecting your fertility

Mother syndrome and why it may be affecting your fertility We see a lot of women in our clinic who are wanting to conceive their second […]
September 9, 2020
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What should i pack in my hospital bag?

What should I pack in my hospital bag? Are you pregnant? Are you giving birth soon? Are you giving birth in a hospital or birth centre? […]
April 11, 2020
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The best Chicken Soup recipe for when you’re sick

The best chicken soup recipe for when you’re sick! When we’re sick in our house I make Chicken Soup. This soup recipe is so synonymous for […]
February 12, 2020

Post-natal confinement period and why your Chinese mother won’t let you wash your hair

Post-natal care confinement period and why your Chinese mother won’t let you wash your hair In traditional Chinese culture, women who have just given birth are […]