Many women find acupuncture beneficial throughout the different seasons of their lives, from puberty through to menopause. Marianne is passionate about helping women achieve their health goals at all stages of their lives.
Please see here for a fact-sheet relating to acupuncture and menstrual problems: http://www.acupuncture.org.uk/a-to-z-of-conditions/a-to-z-of-conditions/dysmenorrhoea.html and http://www.acupuncture.org.uk/a-to-z-of-conditions/a-to-z-of-conditions/pcos.html and http://www.acupuncture.org.uk/a-to-z-of-conditions/a-to-z-of-conditions/endometriosis.html
Often women turn to acupuncture when trying to conceive or when undergoing assisted conception (IVF, IUI, ICSI). Marianne has undertaken additional training in acupuncture in this area and is a member of the Acupuncture Fertility Network. Please see the BAcC factsheet about acupuncture and female fertility issues: http://www.acupuncture.org.uk/a-to-z-of-conditions/a-to-z-of-conditions/female-fertility.html
Acupuncture can be safely used throughout pregnancy and birth preparation. Marianne has undergone additional training in acupuncture in obstetrics to ensure her patient’s comfort and safety. Please see a fact-sheet on the use of acupuncture during pregnancy. http://www.acupuncture.org.uk/a-to-z-of-conditions/a-to-z-of-conditions/obstetrics.html
As women head out of their fertile years into menopause they may experience symptoms that they find uncomfortable or distressing. Acupuncture aims to help the body make this life transition as smooth as possible. Please see the following fact-sheet: http://www.acupuncture.org.uk/a-to-z-of-conditions/a-to-z-of-conditions/menopausal-symptoms.html
For any questions relating to your health and how acupuncture may help, please contact me.