Menopause and Chinese Medicine

Alison SeymourBlog

Acupuncture and herbal medicine for menopausal symptoms The menopause is a time of transition for a women, a movement from one stage of life to another.  Here in the west it seems to be viewed with negative connotations, something to dread rather than embrace. Cultural differences appear to affect the way in which women experience the symptoms of menopause. As this … Read More

Insomnia and Sleep Disturbance

Alison SeymourBlog

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Insomnia and Sleep Disturbance Well I’m just over two thirds of the way through the first year of my MSc in Chinese Herbal Medicine at the Northern College of Acupuncture in York. As today is World Sleep Day 2018, I thought I’d share with you some interesting findings I discovered whilst researching for a recent assignment … Read More