Infertility is a lot more common than most people think. It affects around 1 in 6 couples. Around 5% of infertile couples turn to IVF to help them conceive. There are fertile people who pursue IVF for other reasons too. Currently, approx. 1 in 50 babies are now born using IVF. Should You Start IVF?
March is Endometriosis awareness month. Five-and-a-half million women and girls in the United States are affected by this invisible illness. In most cases, this can be a very painful reproductive and immunological disease in which the endometrium, the uterine lining, moves outside of the uterus and implants in other areas of the pelvic region. It
Insulin is a hormone that is made by the pancreas to allow your body to use sugar (glucose) for energy. It helps to keep blood sugar from getting too low or too high. You need sugar (glucose) for energy but most of the cells in our bodies cannot ‘open’ to absorb sugar from the bloodstream.
By Denise Noyer-Erez, L.Ac., FABORM Preparing for a baby often means making changes in your lifestyle. Some changes are easier than others. Implementing these changes three months before trying to conceive is a good rule of thumb. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been used for thousands of years to assist women with all aspects of