Fertility

Traditional Chinese Medicine works extremely well as a sole treatment option or integrated with IVF/ART fertility treatments for successful results. Lindsay takes great pride in creating successful fertility treatment plans from family planning to conception, & throughout pregnancy for a healthy pregnancy & baby. We offer gentle, compassionate, safe, integrative, & result-driven options. Adding acupuncture and Chinese Medicine to an IVF/IUI/ART therapy cycle can increase your chances of success by 40-50%. At Wellbody Chicago you receive what we are know for, and that is The Wellbody Experience, with years of experience and training in working with fertility patients with high success rates. We have a 90% success rate!

How can Wellbody Chicago help you and your family with your fertility journey?  

  • Integrative support with IVF, IUI& other ART (assisted reproductive therapies) 
  • Regulating irregular periods 
  • Increase the chances of conception in; endometriosis, PCOS, PID, ovarian cysts, fibroids, poor egg quality, advanced maternal age, & other hormonal imbalances
  • Reduce the chance of miscarriage
  • Increase the quality of the uterine lining (endometrium) for healthy embryo implantation
  • Balance sleep, stress, & anxiety
  • Increase blood flow to the uterus & ovaries for healthy egg quality & pregnancy  
  • Regulate hormones
  • Produce more healthy follicles 
  • Decrease or eliminate fatigue, nausea, & constipation while pregnant 
  • Wellness support during pregnancy 
  • Reduce the chances of postpartum depression 

How can The Wellbody Experience with integrative natural medicine, fertility acupuncture, Chinese Medicine help with your IVF/IUI/ART therapy cycles

  • It improves the function of the ovaries by increasing the overall blood circulation to the reproductive organs, which will produce better quality eggs. 
  • Improves the endometrial lining (uterine lining) to increase the chances of the embryo transfer being successful. 
  • Regulates the hormones, endocrine glands, and helps produce larger numbers of follicles during your stim cycles. 
  • Helps reduce the side effects of the cycle, such as anxiety, headaches, bloating and abdominal discomfort, nausea, stress, insomnia, night sweats, low back pain, and fatigue. 
  • Strengthens the immune system.
  • Decreases the chance of miscarriage.
  • In male fertility increases the quality and quantity of embryos that make it the final blastocyst stage (healthy embryos ready for transfer).  

Hormone imbalance is something that a large percentage of the population suffers from, both women & men. Balancing the hormones in both women & men is critical to quality of life & overall well-being. In Natural Medicine, hormonal irregularities and imbalance indicate issues in the energetic systems, which involve reproduction & the process of healthy aging. WellBody Chicago can help with a variety of hormonal imbalances & reproductive concerns, which include:

Women:

  • Fertility support (we integrate with IVF, IUI, and fertility plans)
  • Irregular periods
  • Endometriosis
  • PMS, moodiness, depression, anxiety
  • PCOS
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Fibroids, polyps
  • Heavy or scanty periods
  • Amenorrhea (no periods)
  • Dysmenorrhea (painful periods) 
  • Menopause and hot flashes
  • Low libido (low sex drive)
  • Fatigue
  • Headaches/migraines
  • Digestive irregularities
  • Skin issues around menstrual cycle

Men:

  • Moodiness, depression, anxiety
  • Prostate health
  • Infertility issues (low sperm count)
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Premature ejaculation
  • Low libido (low sex drive)
  • Headaches/migraines
  • Digestive irregularities
  • Fatigue
  • Acne 

In addition, Acupuncture can increase your egg quality and IVF success by up to 40%! We are here to help you discover the right formula needed that will work for you and your individual needs. Yes, as you age your body changes and it can be more challenging to conceive, but with the proper tools, it is definitely possible. In fact, in our practice, we have seen several patients well into their 40’s having great success! We empower you for your success!