Acupuncture for Fertility: Myth or Reality of the World

Human reproduction system ensures the continuous process of human civilization. But some countries in the world have an alarming warning for their existence due to low fertility rate. In this case, acupuncture for fertility is a very effective method to increase the fertility rate. Especially countries like Singapore, Macau, Taiwan which has lowest fertility rate respectively 0.83%, 0.93% and 1.13% in 2017.

Our modern science has a lot of methods to treat infertility.  For example, a fertility drug, Intro vitro fertilization (IVF) even surgery. But there is a problem with this modern treatment. You have to spend thousands of dollars on it. So, obviously, all people can’t afford these modern treatments. They need some alternative treatment. In search of an alternative way of fertility treatment acupuncture for fertility come to mind. Acupuncture for fertility is affordable for everyone and it is really effective.

What is acupuncture?   

Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese method of pain relief treatment. At the very beginning, it was only used for pain relief treatment. But now acupuncture has a huge multifariousness. At present, acupuncture is used for fertility, cancer, insomnia and psychological health condition like anxiety and depression.

Acupuncture originates from ancient China. But now this traditional method of medication has spread all over the world. Since acupuncture has gained tremendous popularity in the today’s world, people have a lot of question in their mind about acupuncture. And also people have some misbeliefs or confusion about acupuncture. The most talked is acupuncture for fertility.

Explanation of Acupuncture and Fertility

In the United States about eleven percent of reproductive-age couples has been facing trouble apprehending a pregnancy. Among these cases about one-third of are owing to female fertility problems, and about one-third to male fertility problems. The rest of these factors comprise both partners or to secret causes. However, acupuncture helps by the addressing problems which affect the fertility like an over-functioning thyroid (hyperthyroidism) or under-functioning thyroid (hypothyroidism).

How does acupuncture for fertility works?

People have a lot of question about acupuncture and infertility. Like, how does acupuncture help one to get pregnant? Some openly say it just a myth. Acupuncture for fertility is a complete waste. There is a lot of scientific answer to their query.                                                                                                                             Our body regulates the insertion of needles and helps to unlock the blockage of our body. Besides, acupuncture helps to reduce stress and also promotes deep relaxation. It is really critical if you often try to get pregnant. Generally, if most of the time you are undergoing any kind of traditional fertility treatment.  It is mainly Intro Vitro Fertilization (IVF). It also reduces the chance of miscarriage.

Acupuncture regulates and stabilizes hormone levels and prevents cramping that is a common occurrence after an IVF transfer. A very unsettling to the beginning is cramping because it is able to prevent the embryo that comes from the implanting of the uterine wall. Reflexology for fertility improves blood flow to the uterus, which helps the lining grow strong and healthy enough to support an embryo. Acupuncture stimulates egg production, for women who can’t, or don’t want to use fertility medication to help them to get pregnant.

Acupuncture points for fertility

According to a study 40 percent of infertility problems caused by a female where another 40 percent is caused by the male. The reason behind remaining 20 percent is unknown. Acupuncture for fertility is an alternative and reliable solution for this condition. The human body has numerous acupuncture points. Among them, there are 14 major meridians. But acupuncture points for fertility differ from the patient to patient. Male and female have different acupuncture points for fertility. Here is a short explanation of acupuncture for fertility for both male and female.

  • Acupuncture for female: Acupuncture can help to solve female infertility problems such as anovulation and endometriosis. There are 11 effective acupuncture points to boost up female fertility. These points are on the lower back and upper back, forehead and between the sternum and the belly button. Acupuncture improves women menstrual cycle, migraine; relive knee pains, detoxification and also help to fix problems like mood swings, painful menstrual cycle.
  • Acupuncture for male fertility: Acupuncture is more prominent for a female to treat female fertility treatment. There is a lot of evidence that acupuncture for fertility works on both male and female. Even expert doctors suggest acupuncture for male infertility. It helps to improve sperm count, increases sperm quality, improves sperm motility, and improves sperm parameter.

Acupuncture for fertility is it reliable?

Some people have doubt whether it really works or it just another trick. Acupuncture is an ancient treatment process but it has come into the limelight in the very recent years. So, it’s natural for people to show concern. When it comes to the fertility treatment, they tend to become tenser. They have a very common question, does acupuncture work for fertility? And the much-awaited answer is yes. Acupuncture for fertility works for both male and female fertility problems. Here are some fertility health problems where acupuncture proves trustworthy.

  • Male health problems: Acupuncture can cure male fertility related health problems like Azoospermia, Oligospermia, Asthenozoospermia, Teratospermia, and Hypospermia
  • Female health problems: Female fertility problems like Amenorrhea (no periods), Anovulation (not ovulating), Dysmenorrhea (painful periods), Endometriosis (uterus lining residue), High FSH level (higher than normal levels of follicle stimulating hormone) Irregular menstrual cycles and Heavy menstrual cycles.

Where can you find acupuncture for fertility services?

When it comes to acupuncture for fertility there arise another thought in our mind acupuncture for fertility near me. Where is it or how can I find a trusted acupuncture center. Acupuncture has become so popular in the U.S.A. Almost every state you can find a reliable acupuncture center.

An acupuncturist is qualified in different levels of expertise. In the U.S.A. to become a licensed acupuncturist, one must need to have a Diploma in oriental medicine and 3 to 4 years of practical experience. They usually have L.Ac. after their name.  In U.K. one has to do a one-month lasting course under British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) to become a licensed acupuncturist

In the end, acupuncture for fertility is not just a myth rather it is scientifically proven method. Moreover, it is not as costly as other trusted methods. It is cheap and affordable. People suffering from fertility health problem should give acupuncture for fertility a chance.

 

 

 

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