Traditional Chinese Medicine for getting pregnant and during pregnancy

Boost your fertility with TCM
Traditional Chinese Medicine can increase your chances of getting pregnant. Acupuncture and herbal medicine are helpful to treat hormonal issues, to harmonize the menstrual cycle, to stimulate follicular maturation and ovulation. Acupuncture and herbal medicine are successful tools for causes of infertility like endometriosis. They also enhance the endometrial blood flow and therefore increase chances of implantation.
TCM can be important not only for female infertility but also for male infertility. A TCM treatment can enhance sperm quality and sperm mobility.

Supporting IVF/ICSI Treatment
Acupuncture and herbal medicine increase assisted reproductive therapy (ART) success. They can be used to support all steps of ART.
Already before starting with stimulation acupuncture and herbal medicine can boost your energy and perfectly prepare your body. During menstruation TCM promotes the endometrium to flow off normally and then to grow and thicken in preparation for pregnancy. During stimulation period TCM supports follicular maturation. During ovulation period stress relaxation ist he main goal. After the embryo transfer TCM supports the endometrium and the embryo development.
Acupuncture and herbal medicine have a harmonizing effect, you are able to manage the stress of assisted reproductive therapy better.

Acupuncture during pregnancy
Easing pregnancy complaints and pre-birth acupuncture
Acupuncture is safe to use while you are pregnant, it relieves you from complaints like morning sickness, insomnia, heartburn, oedemas or back pain without taking pills.
Acupuncture also helps to prepare for childbirth. Research has proved the positive effect of pre-birth acupuncture.
Acupuncture treatments before birth can reduce the duration of labour, softens the ligaments and aids in cervical dilation.
Pre-birth acupuncture is recommended from week 36 of pregnancy onwards attending one treatment per week.

Examples for treatments:
• Infertility
• Endometriosis
• Supporting IVF/ICSI-treatments
• Morning sickness
• Oedemas
• Abdominal pain
• Heartburn
• Dizziness
• Insomnia
• Back pain
• Pre-birth acupuncture