Excision or Ablation?

Excision or Ablation?

Excision VS Ablation – Are Scissors the better option? There are two types of laparoscopic surgery involved with the removal of endometriosis: Ablation and Excision. Ablation uses diathermy, a technique that involves vaporising or burning off the endometriotic tissue...
Acupuncture & Endometriosis

Acupuncture & Endometriosis

Acupuncture is a great non-pharma “pain relieving” alternative treatment for the management of endometriosis! A recent study conducted by Dr Mike Amour Sydney University NICH Research found that women who participated in the 8 week study experienced 42%...
Our Periods and Our Blood

Our Periods and Our Blood

Periods, Blood & the Menstrual cycle are 3 of my favourite topics in clinic. The menstrual cycle can seem like a basic concept, however it is a dynamic positive feedback system that mirrors how well your biological rhythm is functioning from mood to sleep cycles,...
5th Vital Sign

5th Vital Sign

Our relationship to our first menarche (period) shapes our relationship to life, ourselves and our body.  In Chinese Medicine, as women our menstrual cycle is our 5th vital sign. Just like the four vital signs~ body temperature, blood pressure, respiratory rate, heart...