The purpose of in vitro fertilization is to give hope to couples to become parents of children of their own flesh and blood. However, due to its very invasive procedure, in vitro fertilization or IVF can be costly as well as extremely physically and emotionally draining for these couples. To assist these couples endure this procedure which for them seem to be the best answer for their infertility problem, natural health therapies can aid them and in some instances can be even more effective as a way to conceive than IVF itself. Natural health procedures cost less considerably, can help the female conceive naturally rather than the artificial procedure of IVF, help prevent any pregnancy complications or miscarriages along the way and help the female experience a relatively easy and quick child birth. These natural health ways primarily are stress relievers which help couples become responsible parents and help them adjust with their role as parents.
Nutrition – Consuming a large amount of organic vegetables and fruits is one way of achieving fertility. Organic produce are very high in enzyme, vitamin and mineral content. They likewise contain a great amount of anti-oxidants which protect the health of the sperm and egg from chemical and environmental factors. Besides fruits and vegetables, taking supplements of these kinds (enzyme, vitamins, minerals and anti-oxidants) also aid greatly in achieving fertility.
Detox – Starting from six weeks before the actual IVF procedure starts, ingesting herbal formulas to detoxify the body is one way of becoming fertile and thus achieving conception. The herbal formulas will clean your body by eliminating accumulated toxins from the body. Detoxfication can also be effective in between cycles of IVF to remove those excess and leftover fertility drugs required for IVF. When you become pregnant detox is not advisable anymore as it might negatively affect the baby.
Bellevue Acupuncture – Acupuncture is the most ancient existing procedure that deals with male and female reproductive issues. It still is quite useful and popular in China and parts of the Far East for treating male and female infertility. Today, in Western society it is an effective natural alternative treatment that is used by some medical acupuncturists along with conventional medicine for treating infertility conditions especially since it helps lessen the side-effects of conventional fertility drugs. Acupuncture is quite successful as a stand-alone treatment for non-structural causes of infertility. This therapy also regulates the body helping to produce healthy and normal follicles, improve blood circulation to the uterus and greatly lessens the chance of miscarriages. Acupuncture treatment for male infertility is seen in the way acupuncture betters, strengthens and raises the quality of sperm in count, motility and morphology. Acupuncturists who have long experience in treating infertility conditions are often highly trained and licensed professionals who often specialize in infertility treatment.