Acupuncture for pre-menstrual syndrome
Pre-menstrual symptoms are so common amongst women that they are considered normal, however they are not normal and point to an underlying problem with the menstrual cycle.
Pre-menstrual syptoms include pain, irritability, night sweats, disturbed sleep, anxiety, dizziness, headaches and muscle tension. A lot of woman use either hot water bottles or painkillers to cope with pre-menstrual symtpoms. Some women even have to have time off work because their symtpoms are so bad.
Treatment for pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS)
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