Hope for Waiting Arms – Infertility Support Group

Thank you to Emily from Hope for Waiting Arms for contributing her knowledge and sharing with us about her fertility journey. I happily refer many of my Fertility Tranquility patients to her support group and they love the support and group of women they meet. – Dr. Whitney My husband and I live in Minesing, […]

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. […]

Recurrent Miscarriages

When a women loses a pregnancy, it can be devastating.  They want to know why, and want to prevent it from happening again. Here are a few tests worth doing when miscarriage is a possibility. 1.  Celiac profile – there is a disproportionate number of women who have recurrent miscarriages with latent/undiagnosed celiac disease.  A […]

Why Oysters Might Not Be a Sexy Food

When people talk about the aphrodisiac foods, they talk about chocolate and oysters as the two biggest foods to get us in the mood. This may be the case, but you might want your man to avoid oysters and get him going in other ways. Oysters are one of the foods that accumulates cadmium a […]

Rooted has a new PCOS tea blend

There are many different hormonal imbalances involved in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome  (PCOS).  As such, different herbal blends work for different types of PCOS patients. Our tea blend is geared to those women with high androgens (high testosterone and high DHEA) which is what often causes the acne and hair growth. Spearmint tea helps lower the […]

What you need to know about testing women’s hormones

When a woman goes to the doctor and says “I think my hormones are all messed up” she may be given a requisition to test her hormones.  When she’s told that her hormones are fine and brings the results to us, we often ask her to do them again.  Here’s why: The day of your […]