PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome), Dang Gui and "blood"
A 30 years old client came in for consultation on PMS. History: five years. Symptoms: anxiety, difficulty with sleep, tired, mood swing, constipation, abdominal bloating and cramp, clot in blood. Although acupuncture works well for the condition, the client is afraid of needles. A 45 min acupressure session was given and five days of Chinese herbs were prescribed instead. The herbs were consumed five days and on a daily basis before the menstrual cycle. To the patient's surpr