Ryan's Blog

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!

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.

Top 5 Tips for Boosting Fertility After 40

Jun 13, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Since 1985 the average age of women trying to conceive their first child continually increases.

Pregnant with 1 Ovary and Diminished Ovarian Reserve - Endometriosis Case Study

Jun 09, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
I was reminded of a patient I had seen a while ago and I wanted to share her story to help encourage those who have endometriosis and are trying to get pregnant. Endometriosis is a stubborn problem and many of my patients come in extremely discouraged and frustrated. There is hope!

High FSH Levels? What You Can Do to Lower Elevated Follicle Stimulating Hormone!

May 25, 2016 | Dr. Ryan Funk, Dr.TCM, FABORM
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (known as FSH) is a hormone that is commonly assessed to help predict a womans ovarian reserve or fertility. It can only be performed on day 3 of her menstrual cycle or the levels will not be accurate for this test.