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6 Tips to Manage Stress and Anxiety

Nov 29, 2018

I just got back from a wonderful two week vacation, which is probably the longest amount of time off I’ve had in my life! But what isn’t wonderful is the combination of jetlag, going straight back into a busy schedule, an overflowing email inbox, and holiday obligations starting to pile up.

Treating period pain with acupuncture.

Nov 27, 2018

Here at Acubalance we are known for helping people on their fertility journeys and paths to becoming parents. What I really wish people knew, is that you don’t need to be trying to have a baby to come for treatment. 

1 Daily Habit Men Do That Increases Miscarriage Rates by 73%

Nov 27, 2018
I'm a big believer that the little things we do on a daily basis can make a massive impact on our health. This is true in all aspects of our health including fertility.

Laser for fertility and endometriosis

Nov 15, 2018

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:

Vitamin Sunshine: Not Just for Plants

Nov 09, 2018

As a native Californian, I get quite distraught when the sun goes away. Combine that with the time change this week and, watch out world! The sun is literally setting tonight at 4:43 PM. That’s just not right, y’all!

Stress and its Effect of Fertility

Nov 07, 2018

If you are trying to conceive, the last thing you want to hear from your friends is “Just relax, and it’ll happen!”. Facing infertility is stressful enough without Vague implications of fault. According to this Harvard study, the stress levels for these women matches that suffered by people in treatment for major life-threatening diseases such as Cancer and HIV. It’s tricky to find the balance between “this is not your fault” and “there are things you could do differently” when you’re trying to conceive, especially when it comes to stress.

Movember: Men’s Health Awareness

Nov 07, 2018

Hey guys, take your health more seriously will yea! Its Movember month and that means it is time to grow a sweet moustache and get your prostate in check. But the fun doesn’t stop there as Movember is also to raise awareness for men’s mental and physical health, suicide prevention and testicular/prostate cancer. Acupuncture is a non-invasive way to allow men to experience a natural way to heal the body. 

Male Fertility: Improve Sperm With One Daily Habit

Nov 05, 2018

If you’re a man, or have a male partner, and are trying to create a baby, this blog is for you. Often overlooked in light of a “normal” semen analysis is the possible role that sperm quality could be playing in a couple struggling with infertility. In fact, in 40% of couples having trouble conceiving, it’s a strictly male factor problem. In 20% of cases, it’s a mixed male/female problem. Which means that at least half of the time, the quality of the sperm is impacting your ability (or inability) to create a healthy baby.

This One Fruit Can Slow Breast Cancer

Oct 31, 2018

It’s October 31st which means it’s Halloween and also the last day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is the most common cancer among Canadian women, and represents 13% of all cancer deaths.

4 Steps to Increasing Egg Quality and the Mitochondria

Oct 31, 2018

Hey, do you feel that? That’s a nerve impulse! Have you ever wondered what fuels the energy to the nerve? It is fueled by mitochondria. These tiny powerhouses run the cellular functions of the body through ATP energy.  

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