Traditional Chinese Medicine is both a safe and effective1 treatment for children of all ages. Acupuncture, moxibustion and Chinese herbs can provide fast, long lasting relief from a variety of common childhood illnesses including:
Our experienced practitioners select the most appropriate TCM treatments for each child bearing in mind age, illness and other relevant factors. Some children accept some treatments better than others. However there is almost always a practical TCM treatment option available for every child.
TCM can also help support mothers in the following ways:
1. See research on the safety and efficacy of acupuncture in children, Children's Studies
2. See research on the treatment of colic using TCM, Children's Studies
3. See research respecting treatment for improved lacation and breastfeeding success, Children's Studies
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