Ryan's Blog

Kick Start Your Fall with Feeling Great!

Nov 08, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Well it's fall again, though it doesn't feel like it after the beautiful weekend we just had.  With the fall season ahead its not just about setting your watch back,  it's a great time to make a few changes to better our health.  Starting this month I will be doing a major diet and lifestyle refit for about 4 weeks; super strict and clean foods, more regular exercise and commit to better

Unique Ways Acubalance Supports Your Fertility

Nov 08, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM

The average patient at a Chinese Medicine clinic has a common treatment story.  Go in, get acupuncture, listen to a few diet or lifestyle suggestions and leave again.  It could be a useful way to achieve a healthy pregnancy but at our clinic we add much more to the equation.

Chinese Medicine Fertility Boost at Any Age! TCM With Pregnancy

Nov 08, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Chinese herbal medicine is able to successfully treat woman's fertility.

On Clomid? Find Out Tips To Getting Pregnant!

Nov 08, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Clomid is a great drug and can have spectacular results when used with the right patients. Many women know that combining Clomid with other drugs, such as metformin, can increase pregnancy rates but there are also natural combinations that increase healthy pregnancy rates.

Could Your Watch Get You Pregnant?

Jul 18, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM

A new smart watch may be able to double pregnancy rates!  This new device can accurately track and predict your most fertile days leading up to ovulation. 
Learning when your most fertile time within your cycle is a daunting task.  It can quickly become a chore in your daily routine.  From urine tests to temperature tracking, they are repeated month after month until finally you get a positive pregnancy. 

Not Just an Acupuncture Treatment!

Jul 15, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Although there is research showing acupuncture helping couples with infertility, there is so much more that it can offer!

Uterine lining blood flow to increasing IVF success rates acupuncture definitely helps. Chinese medicine uses diet, lifestyle and herbal options which also increases your fertility.   Traditional Chinese Medicine is so much more than just Acupuncture

Remote Controlled Birth Control ! Whaaaaaat?

Jul 09, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM

I was browsing around the internet when I stumbled upon a new birth control idea that I thought deserved a bit of investigation,  A Contraceptive with Remote Control ! 

Tip Top Facts about Mens Fertility

Jun 10, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM

There is lots of information about mens fertility and health but thought I would pass along some information about sperm health. Just some fun facts about men's fertility.

How long will sperm survive?

Not Such A Sweet Deal For Your Sperm

May 14, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM

Still Life Canada - BC Womens Support

May 12, 2014 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
I wanted to pass along some information about a topic that is often overlooked when discussing fertility or recurrent pregnancy loss.  Few people discuss stillbirth or neonatal death.  This trauma effects all of a persons being ! emotionally, mentally and physically.