** LOCATED NEAR MAYO CLINIC **
A Way of Life Acupuncture uses proven techniques to treat infertility and enhance reproductive health in men and women. In addition, she also provides specialized care in treating the following conditions that can affect reproduction and health:
An article in a recent issue of Fertility and Sterility--co-authored by Dr. Zev Rosenwaks, Dr. Pak H. Chung, and Dr. Raymond
Chang of Weill Cornell-- reports that acupuncture treatment has the following potential fertility-boosting benefits:
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine identifies the cause of infertility in terms of energy imbalances in the body. When the energy is not flowing properly, an imbalance will occur. Imbalances can be due to excess or deficient conditions in the body or within the organ system. Imbalances may be due to many different factors which could include, but are not limited to; an
unhealthy lifestyle, poor diet or improper eating habits, lack of exercise, stress, the environment, emotional or psychological issues, toxins, or hereditary influences. Treatments are prescribed according to each individual and their specific oriental medicine diagnosis. Treating the patient’s imbalances are the keys to getting results. It is this knowledge that enables the formulation of the appropriate acupuncture prescription and herbal strategy. This form of treatment is safe and effective in treating infertility and can be used alone or in conjunction with other fertility treatments. Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine are used to nourish, support, and strengthen the body. It offers a safe and effective way to bring the body back into a balanced state and prepare the body for conception and a healthy full term pregnancy.
Acupuncture can help increase the chance of conception by: