Patient’s Testimonial

Dr Liu, I want to thank you for the relief you have given me.  I should have sent this email sooner but I have been incredibly busy through the holidays.  Here is my testimony: After a hysterectomy in 2008 I’ve had an overactive bladder.  I had to “go” every hour whether I really needed to … Read more

Shingles and Acupuncture

In China, acupuncture is recognized as the most effective of all therapies for treating Shingles. Acupuncture is effective in facilitating pain relief and crust formation. Some studies show that the effect of acupuncture is superior to conventional medication, especially for those that are not responding to or for those who do not wish to take … Read more

Fibromyalgia and Acupuncture

Acupuncture, herbal medicine and other modalities of Chinese Medicine have been gaining popularity as an alternative treatment for fibromyalgia, thanks to its effectiveness and less or no side effects. Approximately 20 percent of people who suffer from fibromyalgia undergo acupuncture therapy within two years of diagnosis. Mechanisms and treatment Chinese medicine views fibromyalgia as a stagnation … Read more

Acupuncture for infertility

In Chinese medicine, the common diagnosis of female infertility includes the following: 1. qi and blood deficiency 2. kidney deficiency: kidney yin deficiency or kidney yang deficiency 3. Liver qi stagnation 4. Blood stagnation 5. Phlegm dampness Regarding the treatment for infertility, acupuncture is often combined with other modalities of Chinese medicine such as herbs, … Read more

Painful Menstruation (dysmenorrhea)

Chinese medicine (acupuncture, herbal medicine or other Chinese medicine modalities) has been treating dysmenorrhea for centuries and offers very real solutions for many women. Chinese medicine considers the body is a balance of qi, blood and yin-yang within whole body, as well as within each organ and among the organs. Dysmenorrhea is an imbalance or … Read more