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The Ancient Art of Infertility Treatment

    When it comes to getting pregnant, old world techniques may be just what today’s high tech doctors will order. By Colette BouchezReviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD    If headlines are any indication of what’s hot and what’s not, it’s easy to believe that infertility treatment is strictly a modern day science, made possible …

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Women with Older Ovaries

Prematurely Aging Ovaries Overview Older women (generally above age 38), and younger women with so¬called prematurely aging ovaries, will often find it harder to get pregnant. We, here at CHR, have a special interest in the “older women pregnancy and aging ovary” and have been conducting a lot of research on this topic. See Ovarian Aging: …

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Modern World Embraces Acupuncture

Going under the needles brings relief for some. Kara G. Morrison / The Detroit News November 29, 2005 Last year, Isaiah McKinnon suffered from debilitating neck and upper back pain. The former Detroit police chief tried all the normal routes to end the agony. Pain pills didn’t fix it, an MRI failed to yield answers, …

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Acupuncture May Improve Success Rate of Test–Tube Pregnancies

Many couples who have difficulty conceiving a child by traditional methods often employ various techniques to assist them in the reproductive process. The most common assisted reproduction therapy is in vitro fertilization (IVF), in which a woman’s eggs are harvested and fertilized with a man’s sperm in a laboratory. Embryos grown from the sperm and …

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To the Point Acupuncture for Conception

By Carma Haley Shoemaker  Many women are on an emotional roller coaster of sadness, frustration, anger and disappointment as a result of their fertility difficulties. To make things worse, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine states that the stress resulting from such turmoil has been shown in many instances to actually further decrease fertility. However, …

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What Is Acupuncture and How Does It Work?

Acupuncture  To ease arthritis pain, you do not necessarily have to rely solely on pain pills and steroids; there are a few alternative treatments that may help you find relief, including acupuncture.  What Is Acupuncture and How Does It Work?  Sixteenth century Chinese doctors believed that illness was due to an imbalance of energy in …

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Acupuncture Entering the Mainstream

Once thought of as quackery and scoffed at, acupuncture is making its way from alternative to mainstream medicine. WebMD Feature Reviewed By Brunilda Nazario Acupuncture ­­the 2,500­ year ­old mainstay treatment of traditional Chinese medicine popularized in the West when President Nixon checked it out in China ­­was initially regarded by the medical establishment as …

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