Does IVF Acupuncture increase pregnancy rates?

Understanding IVF Acupuncture research. Does IVF Acupuncture increase pregnancy rates? Acupuncture has been used as a form of treatment for thousands of years.  Interestingly over the last twenty years or so we have seen this ancient treatment combined with one of the worlds most modern treatments IVF (In Vitro Fertilization).  Many people using IVF are also combining IVF Acupuncture support tre...
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Fertility Acupuncture After Ovulation

This article is the third in a series that has discussed the uses of Acupuncture at different times during the cycle.  We have covered Acupuncture at period time, to prepare for ovulation and now Fertility Acupuncture after ovulation. At ovulation an egg (correctly called an oocyte) is released from the ovary into the Fallopian tube where hopefully it will be fertilized by waiting sperm.  Fertili...
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Fertility Acupuncture to prepare for ovulation.

This article continues on from "Fertility Acupuncture at period time" to discuss fertility acupuncture for the phase of the menstrual cycle from period to ovulation.  It is about the use of acupuncture in attempt to support the body and mind as it is preparing for an egg to be released at ovulation. For anyone trying to conceive ovulation is a vital time in the cycle. Ovulation occurs when an egg...
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Fertility Acupuncture at period time

This article is the first in a series that explores acupuncture for fertility and the specific types of acupuncture points used at various times in the menstrual cycle. The menstrual cycle can be divided up into four main stages Period time Follicular phase Ovulation Luteal phase This article starts at the beginning of the menstrual cycle discussing fertility acupuncture at pe...
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Promoting Digestion by How We Eat

The food we eat, what a huge contributing factor it is to our overall health.  We are all very familiar with the concept "you are what you eat".  A healthy balanced diet impacts on our digestion and levels of health.  In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) what and how you eat is considered equally important.  In this article we will explore TCM ideas about digestion and the importance of how we ea...
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