If you’ve ever had an infection or a broken bone, then you have experienced first hand the exceptional
Hearing the news that you have a thin endometrial lining when you are going through an IVF cycle can be very stressful. You have done everything you can to help your body create a healthy number of eggs and now they need a great lining to snuggle in and implant. There are things you can do to help this process and optimize your lining for implantation.
We’re always coaching about dietary choices at Acubalance – because we know that your diet and lifestyle strongly affect the health of your egg (or sperm) cells and your likelihood of taking home a healthy baby.
I know it makes me a certified 'Geek,' but - my favourite tool available for patients at Acubalance is my dark-field microscope in room Water. Not only do I think it’s great, patients tell me all the time how much they love seeing their blood on T.V. and showing off their blood picture to friends and loved ones.
I wanted to share an experience I had in the clinic recently with a patient who made a huge difference to her health with the simple yet clever application of a low-inflammatory diet.
My patient, whom I’ll call Sandra, came to me a few months ago with a central complaint of Adenomyosis.
Acupuncture increases the IVF success rate of getting pregnant as well as having a healthy child. It commonly takes multiple IVF cycles before achieving a healthy pregnancy during IVF treatments! Anything that can help make this process shorter not only saves thousands of dollars, but adds emotional support and stress relief.
I am always recommending and looking for new ways patients can decrease stress and anxiety levels. Fertility concerns and treatments are stressful for both partners, and a body undergoing stress is not functioning in a reproductively optimal state.