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Laser Therapy Effects on Joint Pain and Inflammation

Jun 12, 2017

Low-level laser therapy (LLLT) is a non-invasive, pain-free, light-based therapy that uses red and infrared light to target inflamed, injured and diseased tissues. It is especially great for reducing inflammation, pain, and edema in damaged joints. LLLT does this by inducing an analgesic effect by disrupting axonal transport in small diameter fibers.

Fertility Superfoods: Hummus Where the Heart Is

Jun 09, 2017

Hummus has always been a spring/summertime comfort food to me. And I had no idea how easy it was to make until recently!

Laser Acupuncture for Fertility and IVF Questions and Answers

Jun 09, 2017

 

I had the opportunity to chat with over 40 women during the past week about the Acubalance Laser Baby Program and in general how Acubalance is using low level laser therapy (LLLT/Laser acupuncture) with fertility patients.

The Science and Gratitude of Tears

Jun 08, 2017

A few months ago marked my 10 year anniversary specializing in fertility medicine at Acubalance. I have often been labelled lachrymose, which I feel both abashed and dignified about. I suppose it’s better then being called a sap. All to say, I cried a bit as I thought about the people I’ve come to know and had the honour of working with over the past decade. The stories, the peaks, the valleys, the varying landscapes, all of which I am deeply grateful to be a part of.

PCOS, Eczema and IBS - Case Study Report

Jun 08, 2017

Although we focus much of our treatments for fertility we rarely only treat reproductive health. Almost all of our patients have problems in other areas of their health which generally improve while we treat their fertility. A healthy body usually means optimal fertility!

Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) for Headache and Migraine Relief

Jun 07, 2017

You may have heard low level laser therapy (LLLT), or cold laser therapy, to be an effective treatment for pain, skin conditions, and even fertility, however new studies conducted in the past few years have concluded it can also treat certain types of headaches.

Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) Heals your Body at the Cellular Level

May 27, 2017

Like plants absorb sunlight in order to perform photosynthesis, the human body also possesses certain enzymes in our cells, called cytochromes, that absorb light. Cytochromes (specifically Cytochrome C Oxidase) are the people version of chlorophyll and are the molecules targeted during low level laser therapy.

New Test for Male Factor Infertility Risk

May 22, 2017

 

Acubalance Wellness Centre in Vancouver continues to pioneer testing and integrative approaches to treat infertility and recurrent pregnancy losses. Acubalance is the first clinic in western Canada to offer the SEED test by Episona.

Discover the risk for male factors and poor embryo development.

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