Eca Brady
BSc(hons) PGCHMMBAcC

Eca is a fully qualified physician of Traditional Chinese Medicine with a bachelor’s degree in science. She undertook her full-time studies with both Kingston University (4 years Acupuncture) and Middlesex University (Chinese Herbal Medicine an additional 3 years). She is continuing her studies towards her Master in Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine.

Specialising in Women’s Health she works to identify and treat the root cause of symptoms, combining an extensive knowledge of western medicine with the treatment principle of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Thisprepares her patients for pregnancy, helping them through the stages ofconception, supporting along-side western medicine IVF procedures, and working with unexplained infertility cases.

Her work in fertility has earnt her a reputation for being professional, knowledgeable, gentle and caring. Complicated pregnancy issues such as gestational diabetes, placenta previa, bleeding in early pregnancy are all areas within which she practices.

Preparing for pregnancy

Eca has developed a tailored 90 Days program to get your body in the best shape for conception. This program includes weekly acupuncture session, personalised advice and preparing you for the journey ahead.

IVF support

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine are invaluable tools in treating the root cause of infertility, by themselves or in conjunction with western medicine. Using Traditional Chinese Medicine treatments during IVF procedures can increase the rates of success. Most IVF clinics in London recommend acupuncture treatments in preparation for implantation.

Unexplained infertility

Acupuncture can be beneficial even when nothing shows up on blood tests or scans. Its principles are based on treating the body as a whole; lack of conception is a symptom of the body being unbalanced in some way, Traditional Chinese Medicine can resolve the unbalance and help your body to conceive.

Support during pregnancy:

Studies have found that using acupuncture before and during labour can actually help shorten the span of labour, reducing dramatic and potential complication or medical interventions.Acupuncture is also great at helping women who are overdue giving birth. So if you’re looking for a natural way of inducing labour, this could be very beneficial.

Acupuncture is a safe (50% of UK doctors have referred patients to Acupuncture, along with the NHS) and can have numerous benefits during pregnancy, including help with:

  • Gestational diabetes
  • Stress and Anxiety
  • High Blood pressure
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Nausea - Hyperemesis gravidarum
  • Depression in pregnancy and postnatal
  • Headache
  • Insomnia
  • Migraine headache
  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Musculoskeletal problems
  • Bleeding and spotting in early pregnancy
  • Heartburn
  • Lack of energy
  • Pregnancy skin problems (itchiness, acne, etc)

GETTING ACUPUNCTURE DURING PREGNANCY

THE FIRST TRIMESTER

During the first trimester, Eca will focusis onthe complete health and giving you a stable foundation. Acupuncture is used on specific points to reduce early pregnancy symptoms such asexhaustion and nausea.

THE SECOND TRIMESTER

In the second-trimester Eca will works to balance your hormones and help with lower back and pelvic pain, headaches, and even depression. Many find thatif used consistently, acupuncture withhelp balance and regulate the digestive, nervous, and endocrine systems, all of which are helpmaintain a healthy pregnancy.

This will help alleviate heartburn, indigestion, edema, haemorrhoids, high blood pressure, stress and even gestational diabetes.

ACUPUNCTURE DURING THE THIRD TRIMESTER

During the third-trimester Eca will works to prepare your body for labour and delivery. Having regular acupuncture sessions during the pregnancy will help towards a fast and uncomplicated delivery.

In the last weeks of your pregnancylabour induction, acupuncture is designed to stimulates uterine contractions and softens the cervix. The treatment starts a hormonal process which stimulates the mother’s body to release prostaglandins and oxytocin.

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For an appointment please call or txt 07761 039 332

Prices:

Initial consultation (90-120 min) £100

Follow-up treatments (60 min) £75

 

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