Chinese Medical Gynaecology
256 pages, 6 x 9
Paperback
Release Date:14 Dec 2017
ISBN:9781848193826
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Chinese Medical Gynaecology

A Self-Help Guide to Women's Health

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

This is the introductory guide to using a Chinese medicine approach to treat the most common health problems women experience, including issues of the menstrual cycle, reproductive and fertility issues, and menopause. With nutritional recipes and Chinese medicine diagnostics, this resource is essential for anyone looking to take control of their own health.

RELATED TOPICS: Health & Well-Being
Eddie Dowd has been practicing Chinese medicine for over fifteen years and continues to work in clinical practice. Eddie lives in Ireland.

Introduction

1. Aetiology and Pathology in Chinese Medicine
2. The Five Vital Substances of Chinese Medicine
3. Organ Theory in Chinese Medicine
4. Channel (Meridian) Theory
5. Endometriosis
6. Fibroids
7. Infertility
8. Period Pain
9. Pelvic Pain
10. Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy
11. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
12. Premenstrual Syndrome
13. Menopause
14. Assisted Reproductive Technology

Appendix A: Energetic Qualities of Common Foods
Appendix B: Therapeutic Actions of Vitamins and Minerals
Appendix C: Cooking Methods

Glossary of Terms
Index

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