Acupuncture Wheaton | Infertility Treatment Chicago Area | Traditional Chinese Medicine
Wheaton, Joliet, and Chicago area


Endometriosis Treatment

How Can Acupuncture Help Endometriosis?

Endometriosis Treatment
Endometriosis is a condition that affects approximately 5% to 10% of women of child-bearing age, often resulting in infertility. At Eastern Healing we provide natural endometriosis treatment to women in Joliet, Wheaton and the Chicago area who want relief from this painful disorder and desire to restore health. Some women have very few symptoms, and may not realize they have endometriosis until they try to start a family.
Endometriosis therapy is not a one-size-fits-all solution; women have differing symptoms and degrees of severity, so treatment must be tailored to each patient. In Traditional Chinese Medicine some of the services include acupuncture, massage, herbal medicine, dietary therapy and other practices that work to promote self-healing in the body.

What is endometriosis? This condition occurs when the endometrium lining the uterus grows in other areas outside of the uterus. Endometrial cells may attach to the fallopian tubes, intestines, ovaries, bladder, bowel and other areas in the pelvic or abdominal region. Some of the risk factors that may contribute to the condition include genetic predisposition, high levels of estrogen, environmental toxins, low progesterone levels, radiation exposure, too much meat in the diet and others.

If you aren't certain you have this condition but suspect you do, some of the most common symptoms include:
  • • Unusually long period and heavy bleeding
  • • Abdominal swelling
  • • Abdominal and/or lower back pain
  • • Pain during urinating or bowel movement
  • • Swollen ovaries
  • • Painful sexual intercourse
  • • Infertility
  • • Painful periods (dysmenorrhea)
In conventional medicine, doctors often prescribe birth control pills to control hormones, progestin therapy, aromatase inhibitors and other drugs. Natural endometriosis treatment is highly beneficial because the focus is placed on pinpointing the root cause of disease in order to restore wellness and promote fertility. Conventional hormone therapy does not "cure" endometriosis and only masks the symptoms, which will likely return once treatment stops.

Serving Joliet, Wheaton and the Chicago Area

Additionally, if you are trying to become pregnant taking birth control pills or other hormone medications will interfere with your efforts. The reproductive system is one of several systems in the body; all work together as a whole, which is why it is essential to focus on overall health and well-being. Using acupuncture , herbal medicine, massage, nutrition and other practices of TCM in endometriosis therapy will work to reduce or eliminate pain, reduce stress, balance hormones, regulate menstrual flow and support health and fertility.

At Eastern Healing our fertility specialists focus on women's health issues, including endometriosis. Safe, non-invasive, natural solutions are often the best medicine, either when used on their own or in conjunction with conventional medicine. If you are in Joliet, Wheaton or nearby cities in the Chicago area and want to know more about endometriosis treatment, call us now at 630-653-4358.

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Traditional Chinese Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a set of ancient practices that help the body heal itself. At Eastern Healing, we treat patients in our Wheaton and Joliet offices using a variety of TCM techniques for various medical conditions, pain, and infertility.
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At Eastern Healing, our acupuncturists are trained in the Chinese art of Acupuncture. Acupuncture is used to treat many different diseases and medical conditions. It is also used as a natural treatment for infertility.
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Infertility Treatment

At Eastern Healing we take our role as part of your healthcare team very seriously. There is no more intimate relationship between the practitioner and the patient as when we are called upon to help with infertility questions.
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Women’s Health

Women’s health issues arise throughout life. Many times the symptoms are cyclical or occur at specific stages such as during pregnancy, perimenopause, or menopause.
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Chinese Herbal Medicine

Herbal medicine dates back almost 5000 years. The Chinese systematically categorized close to 5800 substances that may be used when treating individuals.
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Tui Na Massage

Tui Na is one of the four main branches of Chinese Medicine; along with herbal medicine, acupuncture and Qi Gong. Tui Na differs from other forms of massage in that it is used to treat specific illnesses of an internal nature.
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Dietary Therapy

We have all heard the phrase, “you are what you eat” but realistically, we are the result of what we eat. Through dietary patterns learned before we could make accurate judgments we all have both good and bad dietary preferences.
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Conditions Treated

Infertility and IVF

Our P.A.R.E.N.T.S. Program™ addresses fertility in a holistic manner, incorporating various aspects of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in a comprehensive approach to rectify any imbalance that leads to infertility.
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Hot Flashes

We use proven Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and acupuncture techniques to treat hot flashes caused by perimenopause and menopause in women.
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More and more women are turning to alternative medicine for the treatment of menopause symptoms and women’s health issues, particularly after recent concerns regarding the safety of hormone replacement therapy (HRT).
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Women’s Health

Women’s health issues arise throughout life. Many times the symptoms are cyclical or occur at specific stages such as during pregnancy, perimenopause, or menopause.
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Headaches and Migraines

We treat migraines and headaches with Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. These safe, alternative treatments treat the acute symptoms as well as the underlying imbalances that cause migraines and headaches.
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Neck and Back Pain

We treat neck and back pain with Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. These safe, alternative treatments treat both acute and chronic forms of spinal and muscular pain.
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Allergies and Asthma

We treat allergies and asthma with Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Acupuncture focuses its treatment on correcting the root imbalance that is upsetting the body, thus helping the body to heal itself.
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Other Medical Conditions

Find out how acupuncture can help you improve your overall well-being, while reducing side effects and minimizing the need for medications.
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