This article is the third in a series about acupuncture and IVF was written by Jessica Yunker, my associates. Jessica is an expert in infertility, women’s health, and acupuncture for IVF.
Most fertility clinics and fertility specialists follow a similar protocol for IVF. First, a doctor will perform blood tests and give medications that regulate the woman’s menstrual cycle and boost the number of eggs she produces each month.
Next, the doctor retrieves the eggs and combines them with sperm in the lab, making sure to select the eggs and sperm that look most healthy. In some cases, sperm … Read More