I've heard that acupuncture can help with fertility. How does that work exactly?
Adi Barad (Winnetka, IL) on Jul 26, 2012
Acupuncture can help in regulating many of our body system By moving energy and blood it can help with infertility ask you local Acupuncturist for more info
Aram Akopyan (Glendale, CA) on Jul 26, 2012
Here is an article that explains in great detail how acupuncture works to enhance your chances of fertility and conception. There are variety of treatment options, some standalone, others integrated with ART therapies. After the initial consultation, your acupuncturist will be able to better assess your specific needs. http://aramakopyan.com/index.php/wellness-blog/119-fertility-and-acupuncture
Vanessa McKay (Orangeburg, NY) on Jul 26, 2012
Acupuncture is phenomenal when it comes to fertility. Acupuncture addresses the root of the issue, without side effects (unlike other alternative reproductive techniques). The process of becoming pregnant can be very stressful. Acupuncture reduces stress, releases endorphins, and balances hormones. If you have an irregular cycle, acupuncture treatments can balance and regulate your cycle, making it easier to conceive.
Wanyun Zhong (Atlanta, GA) on Jul 26, 2012
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), acupuncture can treat more than 120 common diseases and conditions. However, some diseases and conditions can be more effectively treated by acupuncture than others. Acupuncture can enhance other forms of treatment, speed recovery after surgery, reduce the side effects of chemotherapy and improve emotional stability. So yes, acupuncture can help with infertility by balancing the body and allowing it to naturally heal itself.
Amy Moll (Bend, OR) on Jul 26, 2012
Acupuncture can help to stimulate ovulation and improve blood flow to encourage the growth of a thick uterine lining, important for implantation of the embryo. Acupuncture also balances a woman's hormones, including estrogen, progesterone, and cortisol to aid in fertility, and helps to correct other imbalances that may be interfering in conception. To read my article on Acupuncture and Fertility, please visit the resources page on my website!