Tag Archives: chinese medicine

Emotions of Winter

 After a mild autumn, winter hit with a bang. This winter has been full of frosty mornings and rainy days. Chinese medicine associates winter with the Water element, Kidney Qi, the colour blue and the emotion of fear.

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Organic Herbal Teas

You may have seen, or even tried some of organic herbal teas on offer in the reception area.  I am pleased to say that after much blending, taste testing and general trial and error we have a range we are happy with.  The individual blends are created using the wisdom of Chinese Herbal Medicine.  They […]

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Change of Season

Spring  –  Time for Renewal According to the philosophy of Chinese medicine we are all part of the makeup of the natural universe, intricately connected to the flux of the season. Whilst winter was a time to conserve energy and rest, spring is a time of sudden growth and regeneration.

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Ovarian Reserve

How useful is the AMH blood test? There was a very interesting article in The Age that we though would be good to share. It’s about the anti-mullerian hormone (AMH) blood test and its accuracy.

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Phase One – The Menstrual Flow

Going With The Flow The menstrual flow speaks volumes about the state of our reproductive health. It is a concept that is simple to grasp, in fact you would think it was almost an unnecessary statement, however it is something we vary rarely stop to think about.

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