Classical Five-Element Acupuncture (CF-EA) is a system of medicine based around the understanding of natural laws, and how keeping these in balance maintains good physical and emotional health. CF-EA supports fertility and pregnancy by strengthening the natural functioning of the body as a whole, so that it is in the best condition to conceive and eventually give birth successfully. The treatment follows a holistic approach, which not only acknowledges physical symptoms that may be hindering pregnancy, but also stress and emotional concerns which can predominate along this journey. Acupuncture can be effective for improving a patient’s physical functioning, as well as achieving a better sense of self and reduced stress and anxiety. Specifically, having Five Element Acupuncture treatment aims to support the following:
During pregnancy, the outcome of treatment is to support the body physically and emotionally through the various stages. Treatment specifically aims to support the following:
CF-EA treatment can work successfully on its own, or alongside other treatments and programmes, such as IVF, nutrition, counselling and hypnotherapy.
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