Acupuncture for Fertility, IVF support & Women's health
We recognize the complexities of woman’s health and can provide a more natural approach to treating the problems that can come with being a woman.
We go beyond pills and pap smears and help you balance your hormones in a way that leaves you feeling your best no matter what stage of life you are in.
Acupuncture has been shown to treat and wide range of very common problems that women face. By balancing the hormones and stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin it can greatly help with conditions such as: Dysmenorrhea (painful periods and cramping) ,Amenorrhea (absence of periods), Irregular periods, Heavy bleeding or spotting, PMS, Endometriosis, Fibroids and cysts, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), Headaches & Migraines, Hormonal acne, Night sweats and hot flashes.
Acupuncture is a natural way to boost your fertility. by balancing your hormones,promoting egg quality and restoring your cycle we can optimize your chances of Conceiving and Carrying a healthy baby.
One of the best things about our approach to addressing fertility issues is that we treat the whole person regardless if your are trying to conceive naturally or through IVF. Your first treatment we will be spent doing a personalized assessment that will cover nutrition, lifestyle-including how to manage stress, fertility-enhancing foods specific to your condition, and herbal and nutritional supplements if needed. Only supplements which are safe to take during pregnancy cycle will be recommended. After your assessment you will receive your first fertility treatment and a plan for future care will be developed.
Interested in a few tips that you can get started doing at home? Read my blog post about five things you can implement at home right now! You can also learn a ton of information from the Becoming Mama Fertility Program check it out too.
Acupuncture can a be a wonderful way to support your IVF journey, increase your chances of getting pregnant and maintaining a healty pregnancy.
Through each phase of your IVF process we can be there to support you and your body and help maximize your bodies success of conceiving a baby. By increasing blood flow to the womb and invigorating the lining of your uterus so that is can be more receptive to implantation of the embryo.
We want to be there for you through each phase of the process. Starting with the months leading up to retrieval. We recommend starting an acupuncture routine 2-3 months prior to retrieval so that your body is in its beast shape leading up. Regular treatment can help boost your egg quality, regulate and promote good hormone cycles, ovulation and increase the blood flow to the uterus while also helping manage stress and inflammation. During the stimulation phase of your IVF cycle we can help to mitigate the uncomfortable side effects that can come with IVF drugs. It can also help to improve follicle development and reduce anxiety during this stressful period. Finally after embryo transfer we recommend follow up acupuncture to help encourage successful implantation and decrease the risk of miscarriage.
Want more control over your fertility?
At nourishing energy we believe that there is so much that you can do to take charge of your own fertility at home and in your daily lives. In addition to receiving acupuncture there are other steps that you can take that have been proven to increase your chances of conceiving.
Check out these great resources
The Becoming Mama Program- a fun, effective, 10-day online program to boost your fertility with proven, natural, evidence-based strategies, all in one place, from the comfort of your home.
The Becoming Mama Meal Plan - get the eating guide + 4-week meal plan, recipes, and shopping lists specifically designed to support each phase of your cycle.
The Becoming Mama 4-day Fertility Cleanse - rid your body of toxins to prepare for a healthy pregnancy with this 4 day Pre-Pregnancy Cleanse.
Fertility self-acupressure - a video series that shows you powerful acupressure protocols to boost your fertility in each phase of your cycle.
Self-acupressure to support IVF success - a video series that shows you powerful acupressure protocols to boost your fertility for each phase of IUI and IVF.
The Postpartum Healing Guide & Meal Plan - a 4-week meal plan with recipes and shopping lists designed to support your recovery, milk supply, and mood.
Guided Meditations for Fertility - Fertility-enhancing guided meditations and visualizations to instill peace, and promote healing and a fertile mindset.