It’s not surprising that many couples with reproductive issues who want a safe, effective, and time-proven solution turn to acupuncture and herbal medicine. Infertility is not an uncommon problem – statistics show that one in five couples over the age of thirty have difficulty conceiving after one year of trying – and treatment with acupuncture and herbal medicine is not new. Medical literature dating back to 3 AD describes these methods of fertility treatment in both men and women!
How Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Can Improve Fertility
Acupuncture and herbal medicine can enhance the health of both prospective parents to create the best environment for conception. In herbal medicine, a person’s health is determined by the quality of vital life energy (Qi) and of blood circulating through the body. When Qi and blood circulate properly, reproductive health and fertility are enhanced.
Besides strengthening, supporting, and balancing overall health and well-being, acupuncture and herbal medicine can:
(Women undergoing IVF were 65% more likely to become pregnant when they combined the procedure with acupuncture, according to a review published in the British Medical Journal of seven acupuncture trials involving 1,366 women. A study published in the journal Fertility and Sterility also indicated a link between acupuncture and improved sperm quality.)
” There exist powerful forces with in the body that today are all but ignored by western medicine. Over four thousand years of empirical observation has taught Doctors of Oriental Medicine how to increase, direct and and focus this resource to further enhance the fertility and general health of the patient. In the hands of an experienced and skilled practitioner there exists no safer more effective natural solution to infertility than acupuncture. We have seen many of our acupuncture patients, who were were unsuccessfully trying to become pregnant, conceive and carry to term healthy boys and girls.”
— Dr. Steve Chasens
How Coral Gables Acupuncture Can Help You
Our fertility treatments include acupuncture, herbal therapy, stress reduction and dietary counseling. Usually scheduled for at least three consecutive cycles (twelve weeks), these treatments and their timeframe are tailored to you.
Please call Coral Gables Acupuncture at 305.446.3009, or use the form to the right to schedule an initial consultation with me or one of my associates. Our office is easily accessible from anywhere in Miami-Dade County, with patients coming from Wynwood, Downtown, Coral Gables, South Miami, Cocoplum, Pinecrest, Brickell and Key Biscayne.