Leaking after pregnancy? Acupuncture can help...

Pregnancy and birth significantly increase a woman’s risk of suffering from urinary incontinence both in the postpartum period and later in life. Although this is a common condition, it’s not normal and it can be resolved with proper treatment. Acupuncture is an effective treatment for urinary incontinence by itself, and it has also been shown to enhance the benefits of pelvic floor exercises.

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Stephanie Doerksen
Acupuncture for lower back and pelvic pain during pregnancy

Lower back and pelvic pain during pregnancy is extremely common and can persist even after pregnancy. Women often report that the pain disturbs their sleep and interferes with daily activities. In the postpartum period, chronic pain puts women at greater risk of postpartum depression. However, acupuncture is a safe and drug-free treatment that provides effective relief for lower back and pelvic pain during pregnancy.

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Stephanie Doerksen
Acupuncture for Stress

The function of acupuncture is essentially to adjust the flow of qi in the meridians which means it is a great way to protect your body from the effects of stress and prevent all sorts of health problems down the road.

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brittany taylor
Acupuncture For Your Liver

The acupuncture point Tai Chong or Liver 3 is one of the most powerful points to remove stagnation and promote the smooth flow of Qi. Since stress is the main cause of Qi stagnation, this is the best point for easing stress and its effects on the body.

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brittany taylor
9 Ways To Cope With Smoke

Are you or your children suffering in the smoke-filled air right now? Yesterday Vancouver’s air quality rivalled the worst cities in the world and the Air Quality Index is on it’s way back up to 10 today.

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brittany taylor