Ectopic Pregnacy

Ectopic Pregnacy

              Ectopic pregnancy is an implantation of an embryo anywhere outside the uterus.  Often times this occurs in the fallopian tubes but can also occur in the ovaries, cervix, or abdomen. Predisposing Factors Not many people have any predisposing factors,...
TCM & Prednisone

TCM & Prednisone

Recently, I have come across clients who are on some heavy-duty drugs.  The most common at the moment is Prednisone, and while it is a savior for many people with debilitating symptoms, it can have some devastating side effects.  The biggest problem is that once...
Before You Lose Your Head…

Before You Lose Your Head…

Just about everyone has had some type of headache at one time or another.  Generally, a one-time headache doesn’t cause too much of a concern but chronic or severe headaches can be quite debilitating. Headaches in Western Medicine According to western medicine, there...
My Baby is Beautiful, Why am I so Sad!?

My Baby is Beautiful, Why am I so Sad!?

Postpartum Depression is often not talked about. Studies are showing that up to 50%-80% of new mothers have some sort of emotional changes or mood swings postpartum, lasting up to 10 days post-delivery.  Estimates of 10%-20% of women continue on to develop postpartum...