I wanted to share a case study of a patient who had been trying to conceive without success. She was young, healthy and proactive in her own health yet couldn't get pregnant. She was only 30 years old and was extremely frustrated. Lets call this patient Tanya.
I’ve had a fair number of patients recently who, having completed their families, are considering taking the oral birth control pill to prevent future pregnancies or "regulate" their cycles. Yes, we’re predominantly a fertility clinic at Acubalance – but fertility, in my eyes, involves all aspects (those who wish to conceive, and those who don’t). I've written this article (rant?) for anyone who is currently using, or considering using, any synthetic hormone form of birth control (the pill, patch, ring, or injection).
Your menstrual cycle occurs as the result of a complex hormonal interaction involving your brain, ovaries, and adrena