Acupuncture is slowly gaining popularity here in the West, but many patients still don’t have a basic understanding of the treatment process. Today we tackle the question “How Many Treatments Will I Need?”
Raspberry leaf (Rubus idaeus) is a herb that’s famous for preparing mothers for childbirth. This herb can shorten labour and decrease the likelihood that complications will arise during pregnancy and in childbirth (Hoffman, D., 2003, pg. 293). It is also used to ease menstrual issues such as reducing menstrual bleeding and cramps (Balch, P. A., 2000, pg. 93).