Clinic Blog

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Inflammation: your clingy ex-lover

Mar 13, 2014

If you’ve ever had an infection or a broken bone, then you have experienced first hand the exceptional

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Uterine Lining Support During IVF - Increasing a Thin Lining

Mar 12, 2014

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.

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25 Fertility Super Foods

Mar 10, 2014

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.

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You'll Love My Microscope - Special Offer!

Mar 07, 2014

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.

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Adenomyosis: A case study

Mar 06, 2014

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.

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Why Should I Do Acupuncture During My IVF Cycle ?

Mar 04, 2014

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.

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The Fellowship

Feb 27, 2014

Although there have been no rings involved with this particular Fellowship, there has been quite a jou

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The Elephant Tusk in the Room

Feb 24, 2014

First off, a thank-you is owed to a courageous patient who point blank asked me an awkward question la

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How to Breathe for your Adrenal Glands

Feb 18, 2014

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.

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5 tips for IVF transfer day

Feb 13, 2014

With so much build up to Transfer Day, it's no suprise that I get asked almost daily about what to do/not do on this day to improve chances of success.