Fertility Festive Funk

Infertility Sucks It sucks even more when you’re surrounded by pregnancy announcements, adorable baby-dressed-as-elf photos, and merriment. You may end up in a “Fertility Festive Funk” because sometimes you just don’t feel like being festive. A Holiday Miscarriage One of my close friends miscarried right before Christmas a few years ago. Before it happened, she […]

Acupuncture improves your fertility

Acupuncture treatments are one of the biggest reasons women and men struggling to get pregnant come see us at Rooted for our Fertility Tranquility Program. They’ve heard from a friend or read online that acupuncture can help them get pregnant. It’s true. There are studies to support the use of acupuncture during your fertility journey. […]

Breech Babies Turn 30% More With Our Therapy

At our clinic we often use the Traditional Chinese Medicine Technique known as moxibustion to help turn babies from breech into the proper birth position. Now, there is scientific evidence proving its effectiveness published in 2013 “Acupuncture and Medicine” journal. 3 arms of the study were compared: True moxibustion plus regular prenatal care was compared […]

Another Positive Pregnancy Test!

Another positive pregnancy test and ultrasound! We are so pleased for this couple we have been working with for a year. They are a lovely couple who have been trying to conceive for over 7 years. When they joined our clinic last year we did a series of acupuncture treatments with the mom-to-be for an […]

Infertility – When should I worry?

Infertility: When do I become concerned?  When should I see an ND about infertility? The best time to see an ND is for pre-conception care about 3 months before you want to start trying.  We can ensure that your hormones are balanced and that you are healthy.  Doing a detox before you start trying poses […]

33% of Women Want Twins

So the title of this article may be misleading but it’s an interesting fact from one study from the Journal of Reproductive Medicine in 2013 May-June. I came across a study performed in Utah with women who were prescribed clomiphene aka Clomid. The researches conducted phone interviews with 43 women from local community clinics. It […]