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Signs you have blood circulation issues for fertility

Fertility, Healthy Menstrual Cycle, Infertility

As discussed in previous posts, bad blood circulation to the ovaries and uterus can cause infertility. Today we will discuss how to know if you have poor blood circulation to your reproductive organs. Below are some signs that could indicate that you have a blood circulation issues particularly for fertility: Menstrual Cramps Ovulation Pain Varicose or spidery veins Menstrual blood clots Dark brown menstrual flow Cold hands and feet Breast…

Acupuncture Helps Blood Flow for Fertility Patients

Healthy Menstrual Cycle, Infertility

Our previous topic was why is blood flow important to fertility, today we will focus on how Acupuncture helps blood flow for fertility patients. Acupuncture increases blood flow by deregulating(slowing down) the nervous system which in turn causes the blood vessels to dilate. When the blood vessels are dilated, they release more nutrient rich blood to the ovaries and uterus. When you improve blood flow to the ovaries, it increases estrogen…

Why Blood Flow is so important to Fertility

Fertility, Healthy Menstrual Cycle, Infertility

The last few blog posts we discussed how Acupuncture can help hormonal balance. Starting from today, we will continue for a few blog posts about how Acupuncture can help blood flow. Blood delivers nutrients, hormones, and oxygen throughout the body. For women who are trying to conceive, blood helps balance and normalize the reproductive organ functions. By improving blood flow, we help the reproductive organs in their task of conception. Blood…

Top 5 Acupressure Points for Stress

Health, Stress, Uncategorized

As discussed previously, stress is a major issue for fertility patients. Today, we will discuss the top 5 Acupressure points for Stress. Acupoints are points on the body that runs closest to the surface. Acupressure uses those acupoints to stimulate energy with massage. 1.LV3: This point is located about one and a half inches between the first and second toes where the point feels tender. This point is often used…

Why Acupuncture Relieves Stress-Acupuncture Dallas

Health, Stress

Acupuncture has long been associated with relieving stress, but now there is a new study that explains's acupuncture's benefit at the molecular level. Dr. Eshkevari, a professor at Georgetown University, and colleagues tested acupuncture on rats using needles. They had a control group with no added stress and no acupuncture, a group that received additional stress but no acupuncture and a group that received both stress and acupuncture. As discussed…

How does stress affect reproductive hormones

Health, Hormonal Imbalance, Infertility, Stress

Everyone knows that stress negatively impacts your health, but how many people realize exactly how much stress may be affecting your reproductive hormones? When your body feels stressed it naturally releases hormones such as cortisol, which is derived primarily from progesterone, a reproductive hormone. Cortisol is similar to another hormone is known as adrenaline(i.e that fight or flight feeling), that might help us escape from danger but can actually prohibit…

Top 5 Ways to Balance Your Hormones Naturally

Fertility, Health, Hormonal Imbalance, Infertility

There are many ways to balance your hormones naturally but here are the top five ways. As we mentioned previously in how to know you have hormonal imbalance and how acupuncture regulates reproductive hormones, hormones play a major role in Fertility. Go ahead and read these blog posts as they will tell you the symptoms of hormonal imbalance why they are important to fertility. In this blog post, we will…

How to know you have Hormonal Imbalance?

Fertility, Hormonal Imbalance, Infertility

Hormones act as  chemical messengers that affect the way your cells and organs function. It is normal for your hormonal levels to shift at different times of your life, such as before and during your period,pregnancy or during menopause. Signs of hormonal imbalance in women is a very serious matter and can greatly affect a woman's quality of life. All women need to be aware of different signs of hormone…

How Acupuncture helps regulate Reproductive Hormones?

Fertility, Hormonal Imbalance, Infertility

Various studies have now shown that acupuncture needle points can cause positive responses. The pressure exerted by the needle creates a small electric current, which causes a release of prostaglandins into the blood. Prostaglandins are lipids i.e fats that are known to regulate the female reproductive system in ovulation, menstruation and ultimately pregnancy. When the hypothalamus receives the messages that are being triggered by the needle point, hormones such as…

How does Acupuncture help Infertility? Part One|Acupuncture of Dallas Fertility

featured, Fertility, Infertility

Acupuncture Dallas Fertility

Acupuncture for Infertility is one of the most popular alternative treatments and is often used in conjunction with IVF/IUI. Acupuncture can also be solely helpful in conceiving naturally, for more patient testimonials on natural conceive go to our website. With extensive and successful experience in using TCM therapies to treat infertility, Dr. Zhou understands a great deal about her patients' desires, aspirations, and frustrations. (more…)