Ryan's Blog

Poor Ovarian Reserve, Fibroid and a Failed IVF But Still Able To Get Pregnant Naturally

Nov 30, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
For Many couples struggling with infertility they feel IVF is their last chance at getting pregnant. If the IVF isn't successful they feel they have exhausted all their options and will never have a child of their own. Fortunately in many cases this doesn't have to be the end.

Acupuncture, How Much Is Enough To Get The Results You Need?

Nov 24, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
We are always finding the balance in life between not enough and too much! I need more sleep but probably ate too much over the weekend. I need to exercise more and spend less time on my computer! With Acupuncture, studies are finding more IS better for your fertility!

Double Your Sperm Concentration and Increase Motility 4x, a Case Study

Nov 17, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Many of us working in the fertility field see it time and time again. Most men are not optimizing their chances of achieving a healthy pregnancy with their partners. It's generally not their lack of willingness, it's lack of knowledge of what can improve male fertility.

3rd Times the Charm, Treating Complete Placenta Previa Naturally

Nov 02, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
When something happens once it's called a "one off", if it happens twice maybe it's "lucky", but when it happens for a third time in a row it is now a successful pattern! This year I have had three of my patients present with complete placenta previa's in their pregnancies.

Are Your Vitamin D Levels Keeping You From Getting Pregnant?

Oct 19, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
The days are getting shorter, the clouds are covering the sun and we bundle up as the weather gets colder. The ability for us to naturally get vitamin D from the sun is extremely difficult. As we enter into these dark winter months how much vitamin D do we need and how do we get it?

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and Blocked Tube - Success Story

Oct 12, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
I wanted to write a case study about a patient who has gone through the trauma of severe Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) during her fertility journey.

Deep Sleep In Menopause, One Needle At A Time

Sep 22, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
One of the most frustrating things I experience is poor sleep. I'm cranky, can't think properly and just feel horrible. Thankfully for me it is a rare occurrence!  

The Guys Guide to Fertility, Simple Steps to Survive The Fertility Journey

Jul 04, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Couples trying to conceive can easily find information on female infertility but often have more of a difficult time learning about male infertility. It takes a fair amount of digging before your able to get quality information on infertility in men. I wanted to write a simple and easy to understand guide to a guys fertility and how best to improve it.

Get Pregnant In Half The Time Using This Treatment

Jun 27, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
There are many ways which help improve your fertility and chances of conceiving. Following a diet plan by eating fertility boosting foods, getting healthy amounts of sleep and sticking to a exercise routine all help. There is one natural treatment which has shown to double your chances of conceiving when following fertility boosting lifestyle modifications.    

Guys Are You In The 20 Percent?

Jun 20, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
I see too few men in my practice. I enjoy treating women and see great success with my fertility patients but could see more success if men were more active in the treatment process.