Research and Articles
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI): Acupuncture for infertility: is it an effective therapy?
ScienceDaily: Increasing Fertility Threefold With DHEA?
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Perspectives of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) practitioners in the support and treatment of infertility.
Reproductive Biomedicine online: Impact of whole systems traditional Chinese medicine on in-vitro fertilization outcomes.
Acupuncture in Medicine: Journal of the British Medical Acupuncture Society: Influence of acupuncture on the outcomes of in vitro fertilisation when embryo implantation has failed: a prospective randomised controlled clinical trial
Fertility and Sterility: Influence of acupuncture on the pregnancy rate in patients who undergo assisted reproduction therapy
Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice: The relationship between perceived stress, acupuncture, and pregnancy rates among IVF patients: A pilot study
Fertility and Sterility: Changes in serum cortisol and Prolactin associated with acupuncture during controlled ovarian hyper-stimulation in women undergoing in vitro fertilization–embryo transfer treatment
BioNews Article: Use of acupuncture before and after embryo transfer
Guardian.co.uk: Alcohol hinders having a baby through IVF, couples warned
Reproductive Biology Insights: Caffeine, Alcohol, and Psychological Stress and In Vitro Fetilization
Journal of Ovarian Reseach: Myo-inositol therapy for poor-responders during IVF: a prospective controlled observational trial.
Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics: Myo-inositol is a promising treatment for the prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS): an animal study
Middle East Fertility Society Journal: Clomiphene-acetyl cysteine combination as a new protocol to a friendly IVF cycle
Pregnancy Loss and Pregnancy Support
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Acupuncture as a therapeutic treatment option for threatened miscarriage.
Obstetrics & Gynecology: Acupuncture for Depression During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Trial
ScienceDaily: Caffeine Is Linked to Miscarriage Risk, New Study Shows
The American Journal Of Clinical Nutrition: Vitamin D insufficiency is associated with increased risk of first-trimester miscarriage in the Odense Child Cohort
American Journal of Reproductive Immunology: Effect of Coenzyme Q10 on Th1/Th2 Paradigm in Females with Idiopathic Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
High FSH/Diminished Ovarian Reserve
Acupuncture in Medicine: Journal of the British Medical Acupuncture Society: Electroacupuncture for reproductive hormone levels in patients with diminished ovarian reserve: a prospective observational study
Reproductive Biomedicine Online: Impact of whole systems traditional Chinese medicine on in-vitro fertilization outcomes.
Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine: Acupuncture and in vitro fertilization: a retrospective chart review
Fertility and Sterility: Influence of vitamin D levels on in vitro fertilization outcomes in donor-recipient cycles
European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology: Is acupuncture in addition to conventional medicine effective as pain treatment for endometriosis? A randomised controlled cross-over trial
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology: Japanese-style acupuncture for endometriosis-related pelvic pain in adolescents and young women: results of a randomized sham-controlled trial.
Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Targets: Targeting oxidative stress to treat endometriosis
Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology: Circulating gonadotropins and ovarian adiponectin system are modulated by acupuncture independently of sex steroid or β-adrenergic action in a female hyperandrogenic rat model of polycystic ovary syndrome.
American Journal for Physiology, Endocrinolgy and Metabolism: Acupuncture for ovulation induction in polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.
Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Effectiveness of abdominal acupuncture for patients with obesity-type polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.
Journal of Bilogical Regulators and homeostatic Agents: Effect of myo-inositol and alpha-lipoic acid on oocyte quality in polycystic ovary syndrome non-obese women undergoing in vitro fertilization: a pilot study.
The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research: Chromium picolinate reduces insulin resistance in polycystic ovary syndrome: Randomized controlled trial.
Reuters: Key Genital Measurement Linked to Male Fertility
ScienceDaily: Smoking Damages Men’s Sperm and Also the Numbers of Germ and Somatic Cells in Developing Embryos
ScienceDirect: Zinc Levels in Seminal Plasma are Associated with Sperm Quality in Fertile and Infertile Men
NCBI: A prospective randomized placebo-controlled study of the effect of acupuncture in infertile patients with severe oligoasthenozoospermia
WebMD: Acupuncture May Improve Sperm Quality: Study Shows Alternative Treatment May Help Male Infertility Problems
NCBI: Does acupuncture treatment affect sperm density in males with very low sperm count? A pilot study
Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology: The importance of the one carbon cycle nutritional support in human male fertility: a preliminary clinical report