Postnatal care and breastfeeding

Mastitis: Treatment using Chinese Medicine

From the outset we make it clear that we are a Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic and not trained lactation specialists.  The information contained herein is intended to add to conventional breastfeeding education and should not replace the expertise and advice of your trained lactation consultant. This information might be used by women for whom a […]

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How Chinese Medicine can aid recovery after birth

Pregnancy and childbirth are a normal and natural part of a woman’s reproductive life. There will always be some uncomfortable, undesirable or even dangerous conditions or complications requiring intervention that present in some pregnant women. For some of these conditions Traditional Chinese Medicine will be a suitable and effective option as either a stand-alone treatment […]

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Chicken soup recipe for the postnatal soul

The herbal ingredients for this post-natal soup recipe can be sourced from your local Asian grocer, however because of the language barrier it can be difficult to get the correct ingredients, in user-friendly quantities. For your convenience we make up the Chinese herbal component of the soup in easy-to-use single portions. To order please call […]

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Natural remedies to care for your perineum after birth

Even if you don’t tear, have stitches or an episiotomy chances are your bottom will be quite sore for the first few days and weeks following childbirth. Here is a collection of simple, natural home remedies that can help soothe perineal discomfort, swelling and bruising and promote healing.  You can use any one or a […]

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How Chinese Medicine can promote breast milk

From the outset we make it clear that we are a Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic and not trained lactation specialists. The information contained herein is intended to add to conventional breastfeeding education and should not replace the expertise and advice of your trained lactation consultant. This information might be used by women for whom a […]

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