Tag Archives: Fertility

Medical News Today: Can acupuncture improve fertility?

Some people choose to seek traditional and complementary treatments, such as acupuncture, to help treat fertility issues. Medical professionals define infertility as being unable to conceive after having unprotected sex for 1 year. Women who are unable to remain pregnant may also have infertility. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), infertility… Read More »

Fertility Awareness Week: Mum's IVF story of struggle and success shows why you should never give up hope

Clinics carry out 68,000 cycles of IVF every year for wannabe UK mums. For many it’s an emotional, gruelling journey. In Fertility Awareness Week, journalist Punteha van Terheyden tells her story to encourage those longing for a baby to stay strong and not suffer in silence. Glimpsing my reflection, I took in my huge bump… Read More »