lorne's Blog

Is there a risk of discarding a tested embryo that could have resulted in a healthy baby?

Apr 10, 2019 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
It is Infertility Awareness Week during the last week of April 2019. I am posting a series of videos between now and April 30th, 2019 which will include lectures, video blogs and interviews with fertility experts including reproductive endocrinologist, reproductive urologist and my point of view as a fertility acupuncturist.

Laser fertility plus acupuncture boost IVF

Mar 27, 2019 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
I interviewed Dr. K Nakamura of Japan about his experience and success using low level laser therapy (LLLT/Photobiomodulation) plus acupuncture to increase the blastocyst rate (number of day 5 embryos) for women previously unsuccessful with IVF.  

Infertility: What about my partner (contributor of sperm)?

Dec 28, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
I was asked recently what about my partner (contributor of sperm)? What can he do? I feel like it is all my responsibility. Does the guy not have any impact on us getting pregnant?

Laser for fertility and endometriosis

Nov 15, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
I am still feeling super-charged (no pun intended) about Acubalance’s laser protocols after meeting and consulting with laser experts in Australia.
I am accepting patients starting November 27th, 2018 who have been diagnosed with or experience symptoms associated with:

For the Man in your Life. It takes two to make a healthy baby

Oct 03, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
It takes two cells to make a healthy baby, an egg cell and a sperm cell.

Fertility and Egg Quality: Acubalance Vancouver Doctors Chime In

Aug 03, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
The team at Acubalance Vancouver reviewed a brilliant lecture from the 2018 Integrative Fertility Symposium titled, It Starts with the Egg: Optimizing Oocyte Quality, by Jennifer Fitzgerald ND.
We individually sat down to watch the online lecture and then to summarize our ideas in our own blogs to share the highlights from the lecture on how to improve egg quality.

100 Days to Your Peak Fertility Potential

Aug 03, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
Did you know that the most important time to optimize your fertility (and that of your male partner if you have one) is during the 100 days before conception occurs? Reach Your Peak Fertile Potential with Pro-Active Preconception Care. Here are some recommendations we make at Acubalance Vancouver.

The Miracle is you! And Chinese medicine and naturopathy help you keep the miracle alive.

May 24, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM

       A healthy body heals.


LLLT: The Safe and Effective Way to Eliminate Pain

May 08, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
As a practitioner, it makes my day when I can add a safe and non-invasive modality like low level laser therapy (LLLT) also known as photobiomodulation, cold laser and laser acupuncture.

HEAL Documentary Summary notes from Dr Lorne Brown Acubalance

Feb 27, 2018 | Dr Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM
Acubalance Welncess Centre hosted the screening of the Heal Documentary in Vancouver, BC, on January 18, 2018, and it was incredibly well received by the full house.
You can order your own copy from the Heal website http://www.healdocumentary.com/index.html