Digestive / IBS / Crohn's
Digestive problems are due to an imbalance in the body, commonly related with a disharmony in the spleen and stomach. The spleen takes food digested by the stomach and transforms it into nutrients and qi. If there the spleen or stomach is weak, your body will not be able to make enough nutrients and qi to nourish itself and will become deficient. With a proper examination, Dr. He will be able to determine the root cause of the imbalance in the body. With Acupuncture and Chinese medicine, she will determine the best treatment method for you. Changing your diet may be recommended to maximize your healing.
Crohn’s disease is an autoimmune disease which involves chronic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. The main symptoms of Crohn’s disease are abdominal pain, fever, fatigue and persistent, watery diarrhea. Symptoms range from mild to severe, and can come and go with periods of flare-ups. Studies have been done to show improvement with acupuncture treatment.