Acupuncturists have been turning breech babies for several thousand years. As one might expect after all that time, we get pretty good results doing so. And while there are few actual statistics for this process, most experienced acupuncturists will have done this simple method successfully a number of times. A woman recently came to me help her turn her breech baby. … Read More
Pain-Free Childbirth Hypnobirthing refers to a hypnosis program also known as Pain-Free Childbirth. Over four sessions the mother-to-be retakes power over her body and her mind, while choosing how her new baby will enter into the world. Although pain-free childbirth has been with us since the dawn of time, this effective technique has been used since the mid-1970’s. A certified hypnotist … Read More
Hypnosis Can Help With Unexplained Infertility Perhaps you are wondering how receiving a diagnosis of “unexplained infertility” can possibly be anything but awful news. Certainly, that diagnosis typically strikes fear in couples hoping to be parents. This vague but hard-to-hear diagnosis frustrates couples, makes them feel utterly helpless. Looked at in another way however, it is the best medical diagnosis … Read More
Fertility, And Its Link To Stress We hear about the mind-body connection, but until recently fertility was only rarely considered part that process. And yet stress plays a huge role—and a negative one—in a woman’s ability to conceive. A woman under undue stress can experience any one of numerous physical responses, including loss of period. The use of Hypnosis serves … Read More
Long thought to be solely a ‘female issue’, up to 40% of difficulties in conception can be traced to fertility issues in the male. This can have a negative impact on natural conception, as well as with IVF and ART.
Many people are discovering that acupuncture is a viable choice for naturally enhancing fertility. This is true even when you are pursuing a more aggressive western medical approach. Studies have shown that acupuncture before and after embryo transfer results in much higher pregnancy rates and low miscarriage rates. Since acupuncture exerts influence on the endocrine and reproductive systems, a … Read More
Hypnotherapy is excellent for reducing stress, and instills a sense of control in the client. This in turn enables her to maximize her chances of conceiving naturally and/or increasing the success of medical assistance such as IVF.