The effects of acupuncture on pregnancy outcomes of in vitro fertilization with embryo transfer: An interdisciplinary systematic review
In vitro fertilisation with embryo transfer (IVF-ET) is an effective treatment for infertility worldwide. During the 3-year period of this study, the number of initiated cycles increased by almost 9.5% per annum, while the number of babies born increased by 9.1% per annum. In recent years, although some new and interdisciplinary interventions have been developed, the […]
Did you know that it takes four and a half months from the time the follicle in your ovary starts to develop to the moment where the egg it contains is mature enough for ovulation?
There is much you can be doing in this time that will influence the development of that egg.
Diet: We are […]
Getting a cold or flu is a natural course of life, and as my mum says, it’s a good clean out of your system (I am sure we can all relate to that).
It’s not overly pleasant and sometimes can degenerate to bronchitis, sinusitis or pneumonia. However nature has provided us with foods that can […]
The question is often asked whether a system of medicine with its roots in such metaphysics as yin yang theory has anything to communicate to western science/medicine?
Chinese medicine (especially acupuncture) has achieved growing acceptance on the fringe of western medicine/culture.
Acupuncture is an object of widespread curiosity and some attempts have been made to integrate some […]
An acupuncture trial in four Melbourne emergency departments has found it is just as good as drugs in relieving lower-back pain and that from sprained ankles and migraines.
Cupping, what can it be used for?? Can it help me?
JENNIFER Aniston’s done it. Gwyneth Paltrow made it famous and now, even rugby star Sonny Bill Williams has tried it.
The Chinese art of cupping is gaining in popularity, with most acupuncturists and some massage therapists offering it in conjunction with their services.
It is even mentioned […]
7 fertility boosting tips
Want to give your chances of getting pregnant an all-natural boost from the world of Traditional Chinese Medicine or wondering how practitioners of this medicine like myself view fertility challenges?
Rather than reinvent the wheel, here is an abridged summary on some TCM self help suggestions from a talk given by alexander golberg […]
Making Babies……How can Acupuncture help me?
Infertility impacts more than one in every six Australian couples, or over three million Australians, and this trend is increasing. So much so, that within the next ten years, it is predicted to affect one in three couples. It can be a harrowing ordeal for those couples that find themselves […]
If you find yourself waking startled in the night, having irrational thoughts, difficulty focusing, feeling anxious or waking in a puddle of sweat, you might just be experiencing menopause symptoms.
Menopause is a stage in life that all women go through, but don’t despair; there are many options available for the management of menopause symptoms, not […]