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How to maximise your chances of conception each month

How to maximise your chances of conception each month

Despite what we were told when we were younger, you don’t always get pregnant from unprotected sex!

In fact, it is estimated that women are only fertile for approximately 4 to 5 days each cycle. And even if there are no underlying issues and you have sex at the right time there is only a 25 to 35 % chance of conception happening.

So if you are trying to conceive, it’s important to understand your fertility, know what problems to look out for and be confident in when your fertile window is, to maximise your chances each month.

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Does stress affect fertility?

Does stress affect fertility?

Does stress affect my fertility? Is one of the most common questions we are asked in clinic. The research is mixed and there really is no conclusive evidence either way. What is definitive though, is that going through fertility problems is stressful and is linked to...

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Acupuncture for Fertility

Acupuncture for Fertility

Acupuncture for Fertility: Your Top 5 Questions Answered   1. How does acupuncture for fertility work?  Acupuncture has been scientifically proven to help regulate hormones, optimise the uterus environment by improving blood flow to it and reduce the stress and...

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Acupuncture for PCOS

Acupuncture for PCOS

How can acupuncture help with PCOS? Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is an endocrine (hormonal) disorder and is diagnosed if a woman has two of the three following criteria 1. Delayed or no ovulation and/or menstruation 2. High levels of androgenic hormones (i.e....

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Acupuncture and the Importance of Rest

Acupuncture and the Importance of Rest

I’m recently returned from some time away on holiday. It was amazing and I was incredibly fortunate to have the chance to take so much time out of a very busy life. No phone connection, no internet access, no TV and nothing really to do but just be and live in the...

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