Medical Conditions which affect your Fertility
Endometriosis, PCOS, fibroids, polyps and cysts, or menstrual disorders are all conditions that are often treated in Chinese medicine clinics here and in China.
- Endometriosis is a common cause of infertility, though sometimes it is a hidden one. It can also be the cause of much menstrual misery and other troubling symptoms. Chinese medicine has a long history of treating endometriosis with well established protocols that use herbal medicine and acupuncture. Read more about the sorts of treatments we use to combat this disorder.
- PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) is a condition being diagnosed more and more frequently. It often interferes with ovulation and fertility and can cause many other metabolic symptoms too. Protocols developed from clinical trials achieve show improved menstrual cycles and increased pregnancy rates. You can read more about our treatment of PCOS here.
- Fibroids, polyps and cysts may create an obstacle to implantation or upset hormonal balance, reducing fertility and causing menstrual symptoms. Regular treatment with herbs and acupuncture can be helpful in many cases.
- Amenorrhoea, or infrequent or irregular ovulation, can be a significant impediment to getting pregnant. Read more about acupuncture treatment options for this condition here.