Male Factor Infertility and Its Role On Pregnancy Rates Naturally and With IVF

Male Factor Infertility and Its Role On Pregnancy Rates Naturally and With IVF

I wanted to move the spotlight on fertility from women to men. It’s a slow movement but I have begun to see this change in the fertility world over the past 10 years. It’s not surprising since there is more and more research coming out. These studies support the idea that the quality of sperm…

What Guys Are Doing That Damages Embryo Quality in IVF

What Guys Are Doing That Damages Embryo Quality in IVF

Couples going through IVF understand that embryo quality plays a big part in healthy pregnancies. Much of the research is on egg quality and how egg quality can be a determining factor for embryo quality. Little is mentioned about sperm quality relating to embryo quality. A new study has shown that sperm health is important even with…

Improving Sperm Health; Top Reasons Why People Aren’t Seeking Treatment and Why They Should

Improving Sperm Health; Top Reasons Why People Aren’t Seeking Treatment and Why They Should

I’m not going to lie, we’re always a little disappointed at the lack of men in the schedule. An embryo is 50/50 sperm and egg. Even if there is a known egg or uterine factor to infertility, sperm is still bringing 50% of the genes to the table. Despite popular belief, sperm quality does not…

Dude Food for Fertility – Foods To Eat To Improve Male Fertility

Dude Food for Fertility – Foods To Eat To Improve Male Fertility

We treat a good number of men trying to conceive. Most of these guys are living a busy life and want to make easy, simple changes to have the greatest benefit. Anything that takes up too much time or effort is unlikely to happen without a little protest.  We try to boil down some complex…

Don’t Double Your Sperm Count, Quadruple It! A Case Study

Don’t Double Your Sperm Count, Quadruple It! A Case Study

We wanted to share a success story written about a male infertility case. Male infertility is diagnosed with 40 percent of couples having difficulty conceiving.  Many of these men don’t realize there are many natural treatments that have a profound effect.   With Western treatments such as Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) and IVF with Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection…

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

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

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 a lack of knowledge of what can improve male fertility. One of our practitioners saw a couple who…

8 Surprising Links Between Neck Pain and Women’s Reproductive Systems

8 Surprising Links Between Neck Pain and Women’s Reproductive Systems

The human body is a marvel of interconnected systems, and understanding these connections can provide valuable insights into our overall health. One such intriguing connection is between neck pain and women’s reproductive systems. While at first glance they may seem unrelated, a closer look reveals a series of surprising links.

3 Key Connections Between Menstrual Cycle, Fertility, and Headaches

3 Key Connections Between Menstrual Cycle, Fertility, and Headaches

The intricate relationship between the menstrual cycle, fertility, and headaches is a topic of concern for many. Understanding these connections is crucial for women seeking relief from menstrual-related headaches and migraines, and those looking to understand how these factors may impact their fertility.

Unsuccessful IVF Cycle? How to increase FET implantation success

Unsuccessful IVF Cycle? How to increase FET implantation success

A common question we receive after an unsuccessful IVF/FET cycle is what else can I do differently to not have another normal embryo, not implant, and instead improve my chances of success and live birth. Introduction: For couples struggling to conceive, the journey can be filled with hope, anticipation, and sometimes, disappointment. The process of…

8 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Fertility Clinic in Vancouver

8 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Fertility Clinic in Vancouver

Embarking on the journey of fertility treatment is a significant decision, filled with emotions, resources, and time. Choosing the right fertility clinic in Vancouver, especially one that aligns with a holistic approach, is crucial for your reproductive goals and overall health. Here are eight essential questions to consider before making your commitment: