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Quansheng Lu, CMD, PhD, LAc
Chinese Acupuncture For Infertility
Wholelife Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture
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Chinese Acupuncture For Infertility

Chinese Acupuncture For Infertility

Chinese acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practice that has been used for over 2,500 years. It involves inserting fine needles into the body’s specific points to stimulate energy flow and promote healing. Acupuncture has been known to help relieve pain, reduce stress, and improve overall health. In recent years, acupuncture has also gained popularity as a complementary treatment for infertility.

Infertility affects millions of people worldwide, and in China, it is estimated that 10-15% of couples experience fertility problems. Chinese acupuncture for infertility is a holistic approach that aims to balance the body’s energy and restore reproductive health. It is based on the principles of TCM, which views infertility as a disruption in the body’s energy flow.

Acupuncture for infertility involves inserting fine needles into specific points on the body, which are believed to regulate the flow of energy and blood to the reproductive organs. The needles may be left in place for up to 30 minutes, during which time the patient may feel a tingling or warming sensation.

Research suggests that acupuncture can help improve fertility by regulating hormone levels, increasing blood flow to the uterus and ovaries, and reducing stress. Stress is known to have a negative impact on fertility, and acupuncture has been shown to help reduce stress levels in women undergoing fertility treatments.

Acupuncture can also be used in conjunction with other fertility treatments, such as in vitro fertilization (IVF). Studies have shown that acupuncture can increase the success rates of IVF by up to 65%. Acupuncture can help improve the quality of eggs, regulate hormone levels, and reduce the risk of miscarriage.

In TCM, infertility is believed to be caused by imbalances in the body’s energy flow. The acupuncturist will use a combination of acupuncture, herbal medicine, and lifestyle changes to address these imbalances and promote reproductive health. The treatment will be tailored to the individual patient’s needs, taking into account factors such as age, overall health, and any underlying medical conditions.

Chinese acupuncture for infertility is a safe and non-invasive treatment that has been used for centuries. It can be an effective alternative or complementary treatment for couples struggling with infertility. However, it is important to seek treatment from a licensed and experienced acupuncturist who specializes in infertility.

In conclusion, Chinese acupuncture is an effective and holistic approach to treating infertility. It works by regulating energy flow, improving blood circulation, and reducing stress. Acupuncture can be used alone or in conjunction with other fertility treatments, such as IVF. If you are struggling with infertility, it may be worth considering acupuncture as a safe and natural treatment option.

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