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Stress, Infertility and the Perfect Woman

By |2020-03-28T15:17:38-04:00January 9th, 2020|Acupuncture, antibodies, Chinese Medicine, conception, fertility, Infertility, stress|

Today I’m talking about a topic I’m passionate about – stress and fertility.  Before I start the next series of videos on this topic, I would love to talk about what might come up for you as you watch them.  When you are on the fertility journey, you might find yourself getting triggered by different things and desiring to be “perfect” with all the recommendations that get tossed around. 

You might find yourself saying “I should” …. eat better, work out, meditate, get a massage, take more supplements […]

Feeling Broken on the Fertility Journey

By |2020-02-13T11:02:15-05:00October 10th, 2019|Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, fertility, Infertility, Low AMH, poor embryo quality|

Many women who have come into my practice feel they are broken.  As a practitioner and a woman, I understand how fertility clients can feel broken.  We are told as young girls; we will grow up and have babies…be mommies.  It’s just going to be “this way” when we are ready to have our baby.

When you try to have a baby and things don’t go smoothly, it feels something is not working.  Often there’s no explanation or issue that can’t be easily treated, can leave you feeling […]

Fertility, Celiac Disease and Gluten Free Diet

By |2020-02-11T14:15:07-05:00September 27th, 2018|Acupuncture, antibodies, conception, Diet, fertility, Infertility|

Acupuncture for fertility and wellness Conception rates are not effected by a gluten diet. Try acupuncture and Chinese herbs for fertility.

Fertility and Sterility published an article on a hot topic – does Celiac Disease impact IVF conception rates?

There is little information on the correlation of infertility, miscarriage, gluten free diet and the risk of IgA/Celiac Disease.

The below research article did an amazing job of analyzing the topic of IgA markers/Celiac Disease, gluten free diet and conception rates IVF cycles.

To briefly explain IgA – IgA antibodies are found in the mucous membranes of […]

Resveratrol Found to Improve Embryo Quality

By |2020-02-11T14:15:08-05:00August 23rd, 2018|Acupuncture, DNA quality, fertility, Infertility, Low AMH, poor embryo quality, sperm, supplements, Uncategorized|

Acupuncture improves fertility Improve egg quality with acupuncture, Chinese herbs and resveratrol

For over a decade I have encouraged clients to use resveratrol to improve their egg quality. In this research article resveratrol was used in a unique way.

What’s resveratrol? Resveratrol is found in peanuts, berries, the skin of red grapes, red wine, and in the Japanese Knotweed plant also known as polygonum. Research has proven it has strong antioxidant/estrogen protection which can enhance egg quality.

Resveratrol increases the protein SIRT1, which slows a cell’s aging process and improves the DNA quality within the […]