Acupuncture Health Services offers services exclusively for women, including acupuncture that treats the following conditions:
- Dysmenorrhea (PMS)
- Frequent Miscarriage
- Increased IVF and IUI Success
- Insufficient Lactation
- Polycystic Ovaries
- Uterine Fibroids
Studies have shown Acupuncture can help:
- Increase blood flow to the uterus which increases uterine wall thickness.
- Increase endorphin production which has been shown to affect the release of Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) which can regulate reproduction.
- Lower stress hormones responsible for infertility.
- Influence plasma levels of the fertility hormones: FSH, LH, estradiol, and progesterone.
- Normalizes the hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian axis, important for fertility.
- Benefits women with polycystic ovarian syndrome.