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Acupuncture and IVF live birth rate up by 30%

Can IVF acupuncture improve live birth rates, aka take home babies? Despite 20 years of vigorous IVF research, we still are trying to find an answer. When you browse our blog you will read many IVF studies where acupuncture group had higher numbers of pregnancies or live births. But there are a few studies that […]

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Reproductive acupuncture vs medication for anovulation

How does reproductive acupuncture compares to the medication at improving ovulation? One of the causes of anovulation is luteinised unruptured follicle syndrome (LUFS). LUFS affects 5%-10% of healthy women and 25%-43% of women with infertility. This syndrome is more common among women diagnosed with endometriosis. Most commonly LUFS is diagnosed during a series of ultrasound […]

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Boost embryo quality with acupuncture

Can acupuncture improve embryo quality? The short answer is yes, acupuncture can improve embryo quality. Now let’s have a look into study details. Dr Rashidi and his team explored if acupuncture can improve pregnancy rates for PCOS patients undergoing IVF and ICSI. As a result, they found that acupuncture can improve embryo quality.