Updated: Jun 29
According to the basic theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine,
there are lots of complex factors that could contribute to infertility.
Besides the lesions of reproductive system itself, endocrine problems and autoimmune issues are unavoidable pathogenic factors. in Traditional Chinese Medicine, the holistic system of kidney, liver, spleen, and heart together with Yin, Yang, Qi, and Blood all play as vital roles in the functional activities of the reproductive system. The holistic principle of Traditional Chinese Medicine has advantages for such a complex issues.
Acupuncture is not a stand-alone treatment for infertility. It must be combined with traditional Chinese herbs. And the process of the treatment is relatively long. Usually the preparation duration should be 3 months before the conceiving.
How does traditional Chinese medicine work for pregnancy?
Recent research has reported that acupuncture, and Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine, can improve the chance of pregnancy either through natural conception or assisted reproduction methods. The mechanisms are mainly follows:
improve blood flow especially for reproductive organs.
regulates menstrual cycles for women
relieve mental stress
balance hormonal levels
reduces toxic side effects of drugs used in IVF
improve quantity, quality and motility of semen for men
boost immune system
maintain a healthy pregnancy
With over 20 years of experience in acupuncture and Traditional Chinese herbal medicine, we have helped many couples for having the best chance of being parents.
Our fertility treatments emphasize on the closely relationships between internal organs and external environment. External environmental factors include mental stress, poor sleeping habits or low interest in sex, etc.. Your tongue, pulse and life style can provide the most useful information for us to create the most suitable treatment plan for you. We are best at analysing and integrating all the pathogenic factors, and treat the disease as a whole.