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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 […]

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 […]

Alcohol and Fertility

By |2020-02-11T14:15:10-05:00May 17th, 2018|Acupuncture, conception, fertility, Infertility|

Alcohol, fertility, acupuncture Does alcohol impact fertility?

The most common question I get in my practice – “Will alcohol make my fertility worse?” There’s so much conflicting information about drinking and fertility. Recently I had a client ask me if it was ok to have a glass of wine once a week (the client and her husband love to go out to dinner once a week. My client so enjoys a glass of wine during this special dinner.). I told her to go for it. She looked at me in shock – “really????”.

Now, […]