Moments of Magic: Fertility, Fat Soluble Vitamins, and Chinese Medicine
Larry Welsh M.Ac. M.A.
A few years back, I had a patient who had severe polycystic ovary syndrome and she was having a heck of time conceiving a second child. She called me up and asked me if Chinese medicine could help her conceive. She was skeptical for sure. I said yes, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine will enhance her fertility, help resolve the PCOS, and help with returning balance to her body, mind, and spirit. So we started treatment with weekly acupuncture and daily Chinese herbs. We also increased her daily intake of fat soluble vitamins from chlorophyll, butter, organic certified liver and much more. Within about 8 months she and her husband were incredulous and overjoyed that she was pregnant. Then she came in towards the end of her pregnancy because the baby was breech and she wanted to have a vaginal birth. Once again, she was very, very skeptical. I treated her 3-4 times with specific acupuncture points to turn the baby and had her do daily home moxibustion treatment on the same points. Within 2-3 weeks, the baby shifted position and was no longer breech. She had a vaginal birth even though her first child had been cesarean. [Read more…] about Moments of Magic: Fertility, Fat-Soluble Vitamins, and Chinese Medicine