How to boost your immune system

How To Boost Your Immune System

Our immune system is a complex network of cells, organs and tissues that work as our first line of defence to protect us from viruses and pathogens. Research shows us that the strength of our immune system is less about genetics and largely influenced by lifestyle factors such as, stress, sleep, diet and exercise. There isn’t one magic pill that can […]

Fertility at Work

Fertility at Work

In the UK, It is estimated that 1 in 7 couples will have a problem conceiving. Whilst employees in the UK have statutory rights to time off work for pre and postnatal care (maternity or paternity leave) there is currently no legislation for fertility treatment. The number of people using IVF or ICSI is on […]

Is Stress affecting your Fertility?

Is Stress affecting your Fertility?

Our clinic is seeing an increased number of women with a diagnosis of unexplained infertility. Tests and scan results come back as normal, but women are still struggling to conceive. The infertility rollercoaster can be a stressful journey. What is unexplained infertility? Unexplained infertility is diagnosed when a couple has been unsuccessfully trying to conceive […]

Acupuncture & IVF: an integrative approach

Integrative Approach to Acupuncture

Each year 68,000 couples go through IVF in the UK; in 2016, there were 20,028 births as a result of IVF. Fertility treatment can be expensive, and there are fine margins between positive and negative outcomes. Whatever the reason for IVF, most couples don’t arrive at this point until they have exhausted all other options. […]