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Increase Your Chance of Pregnancy this Summer with Acupuncture

Acupuncture 5This summer, you should choose to seek non-traditional, complementary treatments to increase your chance of pregnancy. Acupuncture is a Chinese medicine that some people use to manage a variety of medical conditions – including infertility. An acupuncturist inserts very small, thin needles into specific points of a body to stimulate blood flow to that area.

Acupuncture Treats Infertility

When used as a treatment for infertility, proponents of acupuncture say it can help by:

  • Boosting blood flow to reproductive organs
  • Balancing hormones
  • Relieving stress

Did you know? We have an in-house acupuncture for fertility service entitling our patients to a discount for acupuncture treatment services. A Recent Study shows that you can increase your chance of a successful pregnancy by up to 42 percent by beginning acupuncture treatment three months before your IVF transfer. Women who do not undergo acupuncture before their IVF transfer only had a 26 percent chance of pregnancy success. Bottom Line: Our fertility specialists are avid promoters of an acupuncture regimen for their IVF patients.

How Acupuncture Works

Our acupuncturists are specially trained in a fertility-focused treatment of care.

  • Increases IVF pregnancy chances
  • Reduces stress during IVF treatment
  • Enhances ovarian function
  • Increases blood supply to reproductive organs – uterus
  • Overall stabilization of the endocrine system

Holistic Acupuncture Basics

Acupuncture is a holistic medical treatment derived by the Chinese centuries ago. It is a medical practice that involved inserting hair-size needles into trigger points on the body.

Acupuncture helps to correct medical problems that hinder a woman’s fertility.

  • Reduced stress and improved mental clarity/overall wellness
  • Improved egg quality
  • Regulated FSH
  • Improved implantation success rate – conception
  • Improved full-term pregnancy success
  • Reduced rate of miscarriage
  • Improved thyroid-related infertility
  • Weightloss

Acupuncture Transfer Plan During IVF

  • Morning of embryo transfer
  • Afternoon following transfer
  • 5 days after transfer

Avid Promoter of Acupuncture for Fertility

It is important to work with a fertility care team having the experience required to design a customized IVF treatment protocol meeting your personal needs. To schedule your initial consultation with one of the fertility specialists at New Hope Fertility Centerclick the icon below – or call 917.525.5496.

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