Our Weight Management Program is a personalized care plan. It allow the body to metabolize excessive fat, alleviate edema (swelling) and restore health with TCM Massotherapy (TuiNa) and/or TCM Herbal Medication.
Our treatment protocol factors in individual’s emotional health, endocrine function and age to formulate differential diagnosis and treatment plan. Obesity is categorized into 5 types in TCM :
Our Weight Loss Program, will recommend diet and lifestyle changes are according to the above categorization.
Weight loss can be achieved by stimulating specific acupoint to modulate the meridian system. The meridian system regulates metabolism and promotes calorie burning to remove excessive fat and edema.
You can receive TCM Massotherapy for weight loss. TCM Massotherapy combines massage, trigger point, and other manual techniques to stimulate acupoints, meridian, muscles and/or nerves, in order to unblock the flow of Qi (vital energy), improve circulation, regulate visceral function and boost immune system. TCM Massotherapy for weight loss commonly focuses on the abdominal region to improve circulation and eliminate toxins.
Chinese herbal medicine can modulate many body functions and create a solid foundation for other weight loss programs. It is very effective and appropriate for secondary obesity caused by other underlying conditions. Each Chinese herbal prescription is customized for the individual to address the cause of obesity. Please do not share with others.
Yes. our Weight Management Program is one of the best choices for weight loss for postpartum moms. There is no side effect. It can also replenish nutritional deficiency from pregnancy. It is crucial to avoid crash dieting while breast-feeding, as mom is already burning more calorie during this period. Crash dieting may cause malnutrition, weakness, hair loss, and low milk supply, and indirectly affect the baby’s health.
It is advised that moms consume sufficient (but not excessive) quality calories while losing weight during this period. Foods with dense nutrient contents and low calories are recommended, including dark leafy vegetables, lean meat and fish. Good nutrition is needed for mom to produce quality milk. It is appropriate to nourish the digestive system. TCM medication can alleviate postpartum edema (swelling). Localized TCM Massotherapy around the abdomen, arms and legs are also appropriate.
People of all ages. It works particularly well for women who are infertile or trying to conceive. Many studies have highlighted the link between obesity and infertility in both men and women. “https://www.reproductivefacts.org/news-and-publications/patient-fact-sheets-and-booklets/documents/fact-sheets-and-info-booklets/weight-and-fertility/” = hyperlink It is a program for weight loss, as well as disease prevention and treatment.
Our Weight Management Program has the potential to achieve following results (may vary from person to person) :
The protocol is approximately 3 months of treatment, however it could be longer for patients with very high BMI.
Usually patient can expect 2-3 kg weight loss in a month, and keep it off for long-term if the patient follow our instructions closely.
Best results are seen with those who follow our program's protocol closely, in combination with good diet and lifestyle.