Archive | Dr. Kumiko Yamamoto

Discovering Your Healing Path for Interstitial Cystitis

Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a chronic inflammatory condition of the bladder that causes frequent, urgent, and painful urination often with pelvic discomfort. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), IC affects about 700,000 people in the United States, 90% of whom are women. IC can often manifest with associated conditions, including allergies, fibromyalgia, irritable […]

Living Strong & Healthy with Autoimmune Disorders

Approximately 22 million Americans are affected by autoimmune diseases, according to the Center for Disease Control, making them the third most common category of diseases in the US after cancer and heart disease. Autoimmune disorders are conditions where the immune system mistakenly attacks healthy body tissue. Autoimmune diseases are often chronic, progressive, and debilitating. The […]

Enhancing Fertility with Chinese Medicine

Conception is an incredible event   involving many intricate processes that depend on a well-functioning  physiology. Getting pregnant is a smooth journey for some and a challenging one for others. When a couple is not able to conceive after one year of trying, the condition is called infertility. At this point, many couples turn to reproductive […]

Healing Depression Naturally

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, one in ten Americans suffers from depression. Deep sadness and even hopelessness may overwhelm the body, and lead to many symptoms including exhaustion, insomnia and even physical pain. The causes of depression are vast. Deficiency of certain neurotransmitters is closely associated with depression. These include serotonin, […]