Facts about infertility
Although 70% of infertility cases are related to problems with ovulation and the female reproductive system, it is always recommended that both partners are evaluated when conception cannot be achieved. Failure to menstruate, along with hormonal, uterine and other ovulation factors are within the challenges faced by couples who are trying to conceive.
Our approach to infertility
Oakville Acupuncture and TCM provides acupuncture and related therapies that effectively address these patterns according to the methods of traditional ancient Chinese medicine, improving the conditions through the reduction and alleviation of the symptoms surrounding them.
The reduction in symptoms is often accompanied by noticeable changes and additional health benefits for our Oakville patients. Scientific studies have shown that acupuncture and Chinese medicinal therapies affect the reproductive system in the following ways:
- Strengthening of ovarian function
- Improved sperm count
- Increased blood supply to the uterus
- Reinforcement of the uterine lining
- Hormone regulation and increased follicle production
- Inhibits recurrent miscarriages
- Reduction of stress and anxiety that hinders conception
Conception: natural or ivf?
Many couples have found success through our clinic when seeking help for infertility problems. Recent reports from reputable Western medical journals have confirmed that acupuncture can also increase the success rate of IVF procedures. Acupuncture has also been shown to have a significant and positive effect on the intricate structure of the reproductive cycles and endocrine systems allowing couples to conceive naturally. Please call us discuss a personalized program for you.
What can you do to increase fertility?
- Eat regularly, minimize sweets caffeine and alcohol
- Moderate exercise : Yoga, Tai Chi
- Reduce Stress