Trying to conceive?
If you have been trying to conceive for 6 – 12 months without success you are probably starting to wonder why its not happening? You may have had some tests – and maybe there is an obvious reason or maybe not.
There are a number of ways Chinese medicine may be able to help you.
Once all the routine tests have been done, and we know that the difficulty in conceiving is not related to blocked tubes, or a medical condition, then we apply Chinese medicine diagnosis and treatment to regulating the menstrual cycle (ie regulating ovary function) and hormonal balance.
Hormone balance. Once the menstrual cycle is properly regulated, so that ovulation occurs at a regular and predictable time, and any menstrual and premenstrual symptoms are cleared up, fertility can markedly improve. Read more …
Egg quality. Women in their late 30’s and early 40’s (or those who have a low AMH level on blood tests) are often concerned about egg quality. While we cannot change the integrity of the chromosomes, some other aspects of the health and vitality of the eggs themselves may be able to be improved. Learn more …..
Immune factors. Sometimes it is not conceiving that is the problem, but successful implantation of the embryo.If the immune environment of the tubes and uterus is not ideal, then local conditions may not allow for embryo development and implantation. The use of both acupuncture and herbs may be able to influence the immune environment. Read more …..
Lifestyle Factors. A healthy diet and maintaining the right weight can have an impact on fertility, and the health of your baby. Reducing stress levels, and getting adequate sleep are also important in helping to keep your hormones in balance.