getting pregnant with acupuncture

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How Stress Affects Fertility and Getting Pregnant

Stress and fertility are unhappy bedfellows. Here’s a summary of research showing how stress affects getting pregnant, plus tips on reducing stress so you can conceive a baby. I’m a huge fan of yoga for strength, toning, stretching, relaxation, and decreasing stress. Getting pregnant isn’t my goal, but feeling healthy and strong is! If you haven’t tried yoga for fertility, […]

Acupuncture for Fertility and Your Chances of Pregnancy

Learn how acupuncture for fertility can affect your chances of getting pregnant. I interviewed an acupuncturist about Chinese medicine and conception rates, and gathered research on acupuncture for fertility. The Zensufu Complete Acupressure Mat and Pillow is a wonderful option if you’re not comfortable with the idea of acupuncture needles. Acupressure is similar to acupuncture, but does not involve an acupuncturist putting […]

How Increasing Blood Flow Improves Fertility

Different methods of improving fertility work for different people. I recently discovered that increasing blood flow is a holistic approach to fertility and a healthy pregnancy. When I think back to when we were trying to get pregnant, I remember how acupuncture was supposed to open our stagnated liver qi. Our flow was blocked; acupuncture was meant to open the […]

Will Scar Tissue From STDs Stop You From Getting Pregnant?

Scar tissue from STDs can stop you from getting pregnant, but it depends on how bad and where the scar tissue is. Here’s some basic info on STDs (sexually transmitted diseases) and getting pregnant. If you want to get pregnant, you need something to tell you when the egg is ready for the sperm, such as an Clearblue Easy Digital […]

When You Want a Baby But Your Body Isn’t Cooperating

Here are a few tips for getting pregnant when your body isn’t cooperating. The worst thing about my Quips and Tips fertility blog is hearing from readers who desperately want a baby, but their bodies have a mind of their own! Here’s an example of what readers often say: “I’ve been married 1½  years, but I have no child. My […]

Acupuncture for Fertility and Pregnancy – Natural Treatments

Some fertility specialists say acupuncture for fertility and pregnancy is a natural treatment that helps you get pregnant, while other doctors encourage couples to avoid acupuncture while trying to get pregnant. If you want to conceive a baby, talk to your fertility specialist or naturopathic doctor about acupuncture for fertility. And, learn as much as you can about acupuncture for […]