Did you know that acupuncture can boost the success rate of IVF (in vitro fertilization) by at least 50%? It’s true! If you or someone you know is trying to conceive consider trying acupuncture to increase your chances!  With regular acupuncture treatments you will reap the benefits!  Acupuncture is safe, and most people are surprised at how relaxing a treatment can be.

Acupuncture has been shown to:

  • Increase blood flow in the pelvic cavity
  • Improve uterine lining thickness
  • Influence hormone regulation centers in the brain and autonomic nervous system
  • Decrease anxiety and stress levels
  • Improve sleep

Although each person is different, it is usually recommended to do acupuncture weekly throughout the course of 2 months, or begin acupuncture 2 months prior to starting your IVF treatments.  Often times a Chinese herbal formula is recommened too. Additionally, acupuncture can be highly beneficial for male infertility issue as well.

So, if you’ve always been curious about acupuncture and you are hoping to conceive, don’t wait any longer! Come in and see why everyone is talking about acupuncture.

Ashley Johnson, L.Ac., MSOM