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Alternative Treatments for Fertility

About 10 percent of couples struggle with infertility and an inability to conceive, according to the Centers for Disease Control. For those struggling to have children, fertility treatment can become tiring and expensive very quickly. There are numerous alternative treatments including Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) that have been thought to improve fertility.

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The 7 Secrets You Never Knew About Acupuncture

There’s a certain level of mysticism surrounding the ancient holistic practice of acupuncture. Those who haven’t tried it may view it as some sham practice with no real value or benefit. On the other hand, those who have tried are fully aware of its powerful effects on the human body.

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TCM Gynecology and Obstetrics Course

What: TCM Gynecology & Obstetrics Dr. John Nieters, L.Ac. DAOM
When: Thursdays Jan 5, 2012 to April 12 from 1:45pm – 4:45pm
Where: Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences
Audit: to audit this course call (510) 763-7787 and ask for “Nah”

Learn how to use acupuncture and herbal medicine to treat: sub-fertility, PMS, painful periods,

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Over 40, trying to get pregnant

I am currently treating a 41 year old woman who really wants to get pregnant. She is definitely yin deficient and has liver qi stagnation. I have her on Wu Ji Bai Feng San. She has just been coming a couple of months. Any suggestions.
– Santa Cruz Acupuncturist

 

Dear Santa Cruz Acupuncturist,
I will send you

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