test & # 39; hormones exist in a delicate balance with each other, and to reduce inequalities can be a difficult thing to achieve. In order to deal with exactly what it is, whether it & # 39; and to have a closer look at the hormonal system of the body & # 39; messaging system. Then we will continue to examine how Chinese medicine can help to balance the female hormones in order to address a variety of common women & # 39; s health disorders.
endocrine system creates and distributes messages
endocrine system is a fascinating and complex thing to look at. What is the role of this system? The endocrine system consists of a set of glands, who is responsible for the preparation and distribution of hormones. One of the body's hormones primary messaging systems, and coordinates the body & # 39; and physiological activities such as a symphony conductor, coordinating the instruments to create a harmonious performance.
The key players in the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland. This pair of glands regulate other glands in the body, including the adrenal, thyroid and reproductive organs. The hypothalamus and pituitary gland team up with various key players took multifunctional "Axis & # 39; ' to work, it is very important to regulate the processes of the body. Here are the three main axes & # 39; and their functions:
hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal Think & # 39; Reproduction & # 39;
regulates the male and female reproductive system. Problems with this include the shaft infertility, menstrual irregularities, endometriosis, polycystic ovary syndrome, sexual dysfunction and menopausal problems.
hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid Think & # 39; Metabolism & # 39;
regulates metabolism and energy production and use. Fatigue, weight gain, emotional disorders, anxiety and insomnia, and heart palpitations indicate problems here.
hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal Think & # 39; Stress & Digest & # 39;
regulates a wide range of activities, including stress, digestive function, immunity, emotions and energy. Problem with this axis may fatigue, IBS or other organ functional disorders, insomnia, emotional disorders, and alcoholism.
TCM view hormonal effects
Chinese medicine developed another twist in terms of hormones and where they come from. The endocrine system is the basic equivalent of the renal system, TCM (traditional Chinese medicine). It is responsible for functions related to the maintenance of the genital, urinary tract, endocrine, bone, blood and the central nervous system. The Kidney fundamental source of energy and is primarily responsible for reproduction, growth and development of the body.
How can Chinese medicine help women & # 39; and hormonal imbalance?
Chinese medicine excels at balancing hormones in women & # 39; s regulatory body, and effectively treat menstrual disorders, menopause symptoms and treatment of infertility. It's also great to addressing mood swings, stress, low libido and low energy.
The treatment starts with a full health intake, which articulate the Chinese medical diagnosis and then go from there. All women & # 39; and other body treated and individualized process, in contrast to Western medicine, when treating a specific medical disorder is the same as the individual patient. For example, irregular menstrual cycle may occur, depending on a variety of patterns in the body and what happens to you. It identifies the unique patterns and treat you in a customized way.
The treatment plan usually includes a combination of acupuncture treatments and herbal prescription unique and preparation. When you leave the office, they will be equipped with the knowledge of what the problem is, how do we deal with, and how often you need treatment.
The herbal formulas Treat Hormonal
Chinese herbal formulas are clinically proven to be effective in changing hormone levels in the body. A commonly used formula for the treatment of menopause, such as known as Rhemmania six changes directly affect the female sex hormones in the adrenal cortex, other endocrine glands, or both.
a biomedical point of view, it has been reported that this formula increases in plasma cortisol levels (our stress on hormone) increases estrodial (an estrogen derivative), and reduce the overall FSH (follicle-stimulating hormone) and LH (luteinising hormone). It also significantly increased estrogen receptors. What does all this mean? The overall effect of the above data show a reduction in the balance levels of the hormone resulting in menopausal symptoms.
The herbal formula must be designed to be based on the symptoms that you experience. In a TCM perspective, we would treat imbalances in the kidney system. I will prepare a formula based on the TCM diagnosis with you to completely customize the body using powdered herbs that can be treated as both symptom and root image causal disorder. In other words, we treat all the symptoms that you feel better, but we also deal with the root cause of the symptoms that the organization find a cab back balance.
The Acupuncture Treat hormonal imbalance
The acupuncture focuses on balancing systems of the body to homeostatic imbalance exerting a strong influence taking advantage of the nervous system and hormonal system. You'll probably manage imbalances in the kidney and liver systems in order to calm the nervous system and balance the endocrine function.
The treatment includes acupuncture treatments weekly until the symptoms have dissipated presentations, followed by monthly maintenance treatment schedule will be developed to prevent the symptoms from returning. If you have already reached the maintenance, preventive care can come in if you wish.
If you or someone you know to deal with hormonal imbalances, such as menstrual pain or irregularity, menopause, infertiliy, low libido, or bad energy, then please report it to my office for a free consultation.