Understanding What Causes PCOS

Understanding What Causes PCOS

Emma Cannon & Victoria Wells co-authors of FERTILE look What Causes PCOS. It is thought that PCOS affects 1 in 10 women of reproductive age and it is something that I increasingly come across in clinic. Rather like IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) has been used to define any digestive disorder, PCOS seems to be used […]

Top Five Male Fertility No Nos

Top Five Male Fertility No Nos

It is generally said that sperm takes 90 days to mature but it is closer to 2 ½ months. Sperm develops in the testicles for 50-60 days and are then excreted into the sperm-maturing tube, the epididymis, to complete their maturation for another 14 days. Healthy habits including diet and lifestyle should be encouraged to […]

Using Acupuncture To Support Female and Male Fertility

Acupuncture

I have spent the past 20+ years supporting hundreds of couples on the path to becoming parents. Whether trying naturally or going through IVF I find acupuncture to be the best therapy to support female and male fertility. Acupuncture is part of Chinese medicine, a system that encompasses both the body and the mind. In […]