Infertility causes and treatment
Hormonal Imbalances and nutritional deficiencies are often the main causes of unexplained infertility. This includes but is not limited to:
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Daily Basal body temperature reading
Recording changes in and evidence of cervical mucus
Recording and analysing ovulation timing with the use of an ovulation predictor kit (OPK)
I strongly encourage all my fertility patients to do fertility charting and I will guide you and educate you, as we go along, about how to chart and what the data we collect means. This information gives me great insight into what is going on with your fertility and once you understand what you’re looking at it helps empower you. Once you better understand the imbalances that may be revealed though this simple method it is much easier to stay engaged and focused on fixing the issues.
Chinese Medicinal Herbs for Fertility
Each person has a unique health makeup and unique imbalances that need to be addressed, there is no one herb or supplement that is right for everyone. My 25+ years as a Chinese Medicinal Herbalist combined with the data provided by your fertility charting enable me to chose or create herbal formulas that will address your unique health needs.
At the core of Chinese Medicine is the concept that food and health are inseparable. The awesome power of real healthy food is often understated. Real food is powerful medicine. There are particular eating habits and fertility foods that should be incorporated into your daily nutrition and I will guide you through the nutritional modifications that will help boost your fertility.
Most women, trying to conceive, have questions about their individual circumstances. I’m sure you have questions and concerns about your personal fertility issues. If you are researching ways to naturally enhance your fertility and are overwhelmed by the variety of herbal and dietary suggestions you read about on the internet, I can help you clear up the confusion and uncertainty and focus on what really matters to achieving a healthy full term pregnancy and help baby.