Acupuncture Hive can help with your menopausal symptoms
For years before you even start your menstrual cycle, being a female becomes different. Our body begins going through changes, and for years after your menstrual cycle ends, it continues to go through changes. Most of which are unpleasant, but most of them are manageable.
Menopause opens our world into a slew of unwelcoming changes that can significantly affect our daily routine, sleeping habits, mood and, unfortunately, increase our risk to health-related conditions. And menopause is unavoidable, but it doesn’t mean that you have to suffer through menopause with hot flashes, weight gain, mood swings, and overall discomfort.
There’s a lot of things going on inside of your body during menopause. And one of the significant changes in the decline and the inability of your body to regulate estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone levels. As a result, your mood is affected, you begin gaining weight, and you experience a plethora of other symptoms. Most of which will put you on a roller coaster of bearable and unbearable symptoms.
Here’s a shortlist of some of the common symptoms you’ll likely experience during menopause,
- Irregular periods in the beginning
- Vaginal dryness
- Hot flashes
- Night sweats
- Sleeping problems
- Mood changes
- Weight gain and slowed metabolism
- Thinning hair and dry skin
- Loss of breast fullness
Nearly every one of these symptoms will affect your daily routine in one way or another until menopause is over. It’s why it’s essential to get control over your symptoms as soon as possible, and the best way to do this is with natural treatment methods that will improve your overall health. This allows your body to do the work rather than medication.
For many women, the first thing that they consider is hormone replacement.
While hormone replacement is an option, it’s not the only option that you have for relief. Taking hormonal or other drugs may help treat the symptoms, but there are plenty of alternative options such as acupuncture, herbal and dietary remedies.
Acupuncture is one of the best methods when it comes to dealing with menopause. Regular sessions help reduce night sweats, decreased sweating, improve sleeping habits, and reduce or eliminate many other symptoms. It will even help to improve your mood and correct hormone levels.
This non-evasive method is one of the most effective and painless methods to get control over your menopausal symptoms because it balances your hormones. Allowing you to experience fewer symptoms such as hot flashes, insomnia, and irritability. You’ll begin enjoying your life once again.
At Acupuncture Hive we’re more than just an acupuncture clinic.
We care about your overall health and wellness by incorporating functional medicine into our practice. Nutrition is a major reflection of our overall health, and there have been studies that have proven early menopause is linked to chronic issues such as rheumatoid arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome and linked to a higher risk of diabetes and gastroenteritis.
These things can be avoided by improving your diet and providing your body with everything that it needs to fight off illness, sickness and control your menopause symptoms. With a combination of nutrition, acupuncture and herbal medicine women are finally beginning to feel like themselves again.
We’re all different and there’s no cookie-cutter treatment that will provide you with the relief that you’re looking for.
So if you’re ready to get a handle on your menopause symptoms give us a call and schedule an appointment. We’ll take the time to get to know you, understand your symptoms, lifestyle, and medical history so that we can create a treatment plan that is specific to your needs.