Infertility Causes

Infertility: Long-term Outlook

Just because you are struggling to conceive does not mean you cannot become parents! Sure, infertility is a common issue that takes a heavy toll on many families. But it is not the end. It’s possible to cope with the challenges it brings by finding suitable treatments.

If you haven’t already, seek help!

Acupuncture may help with IVF treatment. fertility and stress

If you have not managed to get pregnant after one year of trying, it is advisable to get help. This starts with understanding the mechanism of reproduction, possible causes, and risk factors for infertility. You should also consider all the available infertility treatment options with the guidance of a health expert. This allows you to make an informed long-term decision with your partner.


Infertility treatment starts with a careful diagnosis of the problem. Treatment options include pharmaceutical drugs, reproductive assistance treatments like IVF, surgery, and alternative methods like acupuncture. These approaches may help in resolving hormonal imbalances, improving blood circulation, and rectifying abnormalities in the reproductive system.

acupuncture for infertility

Remember that complex medical interventions such as in vitro fertilisation (IVF) are not the only solution for couples burdened by infertility. There are other less invasive and highly effective treatments such as acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine.

The right treatment for you or your partner depends on several factors. This includes your personal preferences, the causes of infertility, lifestyle habits, and age, to name a few. Likewise, the success of infertility treatment depends on several factors.

Stay Healthy

Female infertility due to weak digestion

It is important to observe a healthy lifestyle to improve your chances of getting pregnant. This includes moderate exercise, maintaining a healthy weight, eating healthy foods (e.g., vegetables and fruits), avoiding alcohol, and staying away from unhealthy foods such as trans fats.

Healthy Relationship 

Try and maintain a strong and healthy relationship when trying to get pregnant. Communicate with your partner, connect, and reach out for support. Sit down and make a practical plan of action for the long term.

Exercise for weight loss.

Improve Reproductive Health

It is best to consult a reproductive specialist or acupuncture practitioner to assist in improving your reproductive health. Many couples have overcome their infertility challenges and are now parents. So, do not let your current struggle bring you down. The long-term outlook can be positive if you seek the right treatments and take the necessary steps to improve your fertility.

Visit Centre of Balance

Centre of Balance in Hamilton is your go-to clinic for reproductive health. We have a highly qualified team of acupuncture and Chinese medicine practitioners ready to help you in the journey to becoming parents. After an in depth initial consultation with one of our practitioners, they will write a treatment plan for you, with payment options.

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