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Acupuncture and IVF

  When couples pursue IVF, they want the best chances for achieving a viable pregnancy. These are the same couples that experience major life changes and will do anything humanly possible to have a baby. In Vitro Fertilization is known as an assisted reproductive technology or ART. The process consists of extracting eggs and retrieving sperm and combining them in a laboratory dish. The embryos are then transferred to the uterus. Conditions to Warrant IVF use: There are several conditions that warrant the use of IVF. Below are just a few of the more common reasons.          Damaged fallopian tubes.        Blocked fallopian tubes.        Ovulation disorders.        Uterine fibroids.        Absence of fallopian tubes.        Decreased sperm count.        Sperm mobility issues.        Couples with a history of genetic disorders.        Infertility issues that are unexplained. Acupuncture and Infertility Although acupuncture and herbal medicine may not “cure” a specific infertility issue it may help with certain procedures. Acupuncture has been proven time and again to aid in successful IVF procedures. How does acupuncture and IVF work? Dova Center for Health and Healing understands how important IVF is to couples. It is important to have your body functioning at peak performance so that your IVF procedure has the best possible chance of working. When undergoing the daily stressors of life our team will help you understand the best ways to promote a healthy body and mind.   Acupuncture and IVF Acupuncture has been proven time and again to help promote successful IVF. Our team will work with each client to help promote healthy living and eating for the best possible outcome of IVF. Acupuncture has been used for centuries for women’s health including:        Morning Sickness        PMS        Endometriosis        Menopause        IVF        Infertility Issues        Cosmetic Enhancements [...]

By |2018-10-27T10:40:09-06:00October 27th, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture|Tags: , |Comments Off on Acupuncture and IVF

Migraines- What are they?

Migraines cause severe head pain that may be accompanied by a myriad of other symptoms that can be disabling. Migraine symptoms may include the following:        Vomiting        Nausea        Tingling and tingling        Sensitivity to sound        Sensitivity to light        Difficulty speaking Migraines often are found to run in families and recent medical studies have identified certain genetic mechanisms. Migraines are suffered by individuals of all ages and are often not identified in young children. The length of a migraine attack can vary widely from person to person. Most migraines will last for at least four to five hours. If you are having a migraine attack that lasts for more than three days, you should visit your local emergency room. Migraines and the Phases Migraine attacks will typically follow four stages. A person can have a migraine that will skip one or more of the phases and each person is different. Suffering from a migraine that does not begin with a headache is possible and these types are known as acephalgic migraines. It is important to remember that migraine headaches can vary widely from person to person. Migraine and Headache There is a big difference between a headache and a migraine. A migraine attack can cause debilitating neurological symptoms. The head pain with a migraine is a throbbing feeling and is usually felt on one side of the head. The symptoms most commonly experienced are nausea and vomiting. Other symptoms that accompany migraines can vary from attack to attack. Different Types of Migraines Migraines are not a one-size-fits-all and can be triggered by different factors. Here are the different types of migraines.        Migraine without aura        Migraine with aura        Menstrual migraine (hormonal)        Hemiplegic migraine        Basilar migraine        Retinal migraine What [...]

By |2018-10-16T14:25:58-06:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Migraines- What are they?