Whether due to autoimmune inflammation or bad genes, hair loss and alopecia can be an extremely uncomfortable and frustrating condition. The most common type of hair loss is androgenic alopecia (affecting up to 50% of the male population), and is commonly due to aging and genetics. There is also alopecia areata, an autoimmune inflammatory condition that causes “spot baldness” throughout the scalp. And lastly, anagen effluvium, hair loss caused by medication and chemicals such as those used to treat cancer.
Acubalance is pleased to announce the addition of Facial Fridays! Christina Ceconni has opened her schedule to offer 90 minute facial acupuncture and low level light therapy (LLLT) treatments. What better way to end your week or start your weekend than with a truly restorative treatment that is relaxing, safe, natural, and effective?
What is the ancient art of acupuncture doing in the same room as photobiomodulation (aka Low Level Laser Therapy - LLLT) science? Working harmoniously to boost collagen, reduce inflammation, and promote healthy functioning of skin cells to help you look and feel your best!
Women will often lose hope when diagnosed with low ovarian reserve. It's often diagnosed with an AMH (Anti Mulerian Hormone) blood test, antral follicle count (AFC) or poor response to an IVF cycle. At this point many women will be encouraged to use donor eggs as they will have over a 60% chance of success.
Acubalance has been using a laser to support our patients for the past few years and have noticed great successes. Although lasers have been used in healthcare for decades it still seems "new" to me and most of my patients. Few people understand all the real benefits low level light therapy (LLLT) has on a cellular level. I wanted to pass along 3 great benefits of laser when used to improve fertility.
Yes, it happens even to your acupuncturist sometimes. I woke up on Monday morning with pressure in my pelvis. Thinking that it was probably related to the fact that my menses was about to start, I didn’t think much of it. I went on with my morning, made my tea, and started making breakfast.
Low level laser therapy (LLLT) continues to show some promise for women struggling with infertility.
The mechanism behind laser for fertility is as follows:
We are in the early stages of the Acubalance Laser baby program. The first group of women completing the full 3 months will be by the late September. But we do have several women not able to wait the full 3 months but still taking advantage of our Laser for Fertility Protocol as they prepare for and move through their IVF stimulation phase and transfer of embryos.
I want to share with you the most common questions we have received since officially launching the Laser Baby Program in June. These are the top 7 FAQ. I will be sure to update the FAQ list on the Laser Baby Program page with more questions in the future. So please check there for more details and to see if more have been added.
1.) Am I eligible if I cannot do the 3 months or the frequency of 3 laser sessions/week?