articles on chinese medicine and fertility
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Acupuncture has been demonstrated to improve menstrual frequency and to decrease circulating testosterone in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Our aim was to investigate whether acupuncture affects ovulation frequency and to understand the underlying mechanisms of any such effect by analyzing luteinizing hormone (LH) and sex steroid secretion in women with PCOS. This prospective, […]