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Acupuncture Increases Lives Births Around Embryo Transfer

The “Paulus” study from 2002 demonstrated that acupuncture performed in the IVF clinic before and after an embryo transfer increased pregnancy rates. There have been many attempts to recreate the “Paulus” protocol around embryo transfer using the same or similar acupuncture points. Some were able to reproduce and some failed. […]


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Acupuncture For Stress Incontinence

Acupuncture for Bladder Incontinence According to the American College of Physicians approximately half of women ages 40 to 60 experience bladder leaks, or urinary incontinence.    As with many chronic conditions conventional medicine does not offer many suitable answers without unwanted side effects.   According to the ACP approximately $19.5 billion […]


How “Safe” are BPA-free plastics?

Most Plastics Have Hormone Disruptors The initial motivation to write a blog post about plastics and health effects was because of this recent article regarding the harmful chemicals in food packaging.: “Potential cellular changes caused by [packaging] with the capacity to disrupt hormones, are not even being considered in routine […]

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