Entries by Acupuncture Pregnancy

Embryo transfer (including frozen embryo transfer)

Our clinics offer one or two acupuncture treatments around the time of embryo transfer where appropriate. These are based on protocols used in clinical trials some of which showed an increase in pregnancy rates in certain groups of women receiving acupuncture (most commonly those for whom the expected pregnancy rate was 30% or less). The […]

Clean and Lean Pregnancy Guide

When author James and his wife Christiane had difficulty conceiving one of the things they decided to try was Chinese medicine. Once they succeeded in becoming pregnant it was an impetus to develop their programme of Clean and Lean diet books to Pregnancy. It includes a section by Jane Lyttleton Click to download article

Tiny needles, big impact

Source: Sydney Morning Herald, The Age Paula Goodyer 8th June 2013 Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is finding its way into the press often these days. This is because it is occurring more and more frequently especially among young women. It is one of the main causes of infertility in younger women…

Chinese Medicine Text

Source: Elsevier Science, Jane Lyttleton, May 2013 This text, written in plain english, for doctors of Chinese medicine and other health professionals or patients interested in knowing more about treatment options, provides an accessible and thorough description of a Chinese medicine approach of female and male reproductive health.

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Part One

> Click to download PDF Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a label being given to more and more young women. Gynecologists are not yet sure what the cause of this disorder is, but its increasing prevalence is making us wonder if its something we are doing in our modern lifestyles. Part one of this article looks […]