Acupuncture for Fertility
Acupuncture provides a natural alternative or enhancer to conventional fertility treatments.
Some of the conditions acupuncture can treat include:
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
- Low ovarian reserve
- Recurrent miscarriages
- Uterine Fibroids
- Irregular periods or absent periods
- Hormone imbalance such as low progesterone, or high/low FSH
- Luteal phase defect
- Unexplained infertility
- Poor sperm motility, low sperm count or morphology
- Thyroid conditions
Acupuncture for Fertility – ART, IUI and IVF
Couples considering reproductive technology (ART), including IUI or IVF, are often urged to consider acupuncture treatments to improve their chances of success. Based on scientific studies, a Registered Acupuncturist can recommend a schedule with times and pace for the treatment sessions.
Customized Fertility Acupuncture Treatment Plans
Acupuncture for reproduction and fertility is amazing, especially when combined with other modalities. It offers a gentle and effective option to address any underlying imbalances.
The American Pregnancy Association offers the following overview of Acupuncture for Fertility on their website: http://americanpregnancy.org/infertility/acupuncture/
Parents Magazine article on the benefits of acupuncture: http://www.parents.com/getting-pregnant/infertility/treatments/acupuncture-for-infertility/