INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
A SUCCESSFUL IVF CYCLE
IMPROVE EGG QUALITY
Acupuncture improves blood flow to the ovaries and uterus. By increasing oxygen supply to the ovaries, it may directly impact on the quality of the largest cells in the body, the female egg.
INCREASE NUMBER OF FOLLICLES
Acupuncture can help to enhance the ovarian response to the medications, assisting with the number of follicular development, growth as well as egg maturation. Acupuncture can increase the chances of more mature eggs being collected.
ASSIST WITH EMBRYO IMPLANTATION
Numerous studies suggest that acupuncture Pre and Post embryo transfer helps to increase the success rate of IVF. Acupuncture treatments happen on the same day directly before and after embryo transfer.
DECREASE UTERINE CONTRACTION
Having acupuncture 3-6 days after embryo transfer can assist with embryo implantation by promoting healthy uterine environment optimal blood flow to the uterus.
1/ Low sperm count
Low sperm count treatment depends on the overall causes of infertility. Common causes include toxicity, hormonal imbalance, nutrient deficiencies, excess heat and life style.
3/ Poor sperm motility
Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) during IVF is a technique combined during IVF when sperm’s ability to swim is affected. Even though ICSI is used in the IVF process, it is crucial for males to improve sperm motility as this can influence embryo cell division and embryo quality.
2/ Poor sperm morphology
Morphology refers to the shape and structure of the sperm. If it is abnormal, the sperm’s ability to fertilise the egg may be impaired. Specific nutritional supplements, acupuncture and Chinese herbs can positively affect sperm morphology.
4/ Fertilisation rates
Acupuncture combined with Chinese herbs, specific nutritional supplements can improve fertilisation rates during IVF and assist with embryo development.