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Acupuncture to improve fertility

Written by: Dra. Margarita De Legorburu Bella
Edited by: Patricia Fernández Ramos

We understand fertility the ability to reproduce, or achieve a healthy abundant production of sex cells. In such cases the fertile rating received. Often this adjective has been applied to both individuals and to land or animals.


Acupuncture for Fertility

Currently fertility treatments have a very high demand in acupuncture for their utility in two different situations:

  • To improve fertility in men as in women.
  • As a complement to implement results is if they are in a program of assisted reproduction.


When to start acupuncture

Acupuncture and Fertility The time to start treatment of acupuncture for fertility depends on several factors: If there is a desire for pregnancy, without any alteration in medical examinations, it is possible to start treatment with acupuncture. In some cases only with acupuncture and its benefits it is sufficient and it is not uncommon for patients to reach not start another treatment.

In patients who have been several treatments in assisted reproduction clinics, they have shown positive results. In these patients the best time to start is as soon as possible, because whatever the stage of the process can be strengthened. Fertility treatments in assisted reproduction are very expensive processes at many levels, very stressful to hormonal, emotional and personal level and feel good extra support.


Benefits of acupuncture for fertility

The treatment is done by inserting a small, painless disposable needles at certain points of the patient. Just because inserting the needle, it brings to the area more blood and energy, which will facilitate better implantation in the uterus. Blood and also by providing energy to the genitals is achieved a better quality of eggs.


Psychological benefits of acupuncture

Acupuncture treatments make release endorphins in the central nervous system, which increases the feeling of relaxation and well - being from the first moment of the session. The average time per session is 20 minutes before removing the needles, the patient being stretched comfortably on a stretcher in pleasant atmosphere.

This feeling of relaxation is very interesting in fertility treatments especially in the lengthy procedures and complicated times. And in some cases the deterioration of the mood of the patient is so urgent to improve and restore the level of any hormone involved in the process.


Side effects of acupuncture

Acupuncture treatments, contrary to what you may think the prior prevention of needles, are very well tolerated and show no side effects.


Results of acupuncture for fertility

Many are the cases that come to us without any apparent problem but fail pregnancy. At such times the needles, endorphins and energy can help achieve the miracle.

In cases unfortunately does not evolve pregnancy, it will actively collaborate in the costly recovery. It is often more difficult to recover from an abortion than childbirth. And even if multiple abortions. It takes a great help to return to a state for everything to work.

Acupuncture sessions at the beginning usually one day a week, but always depend on the part of the process in which each person is. And if in assisted reproduction treatments, sessions will be tailored to withdrawals and transfers to strengthen all processes and reach a successful end.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dra. Margarita De Legorburu Bella
Family Medicine

Renowned expert in acupuncture, Dr. De Legorburu Bella graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the Autonomous University of Barcelona in 1984. She has a Master in Acupuncture from the Bosch and Gimpera Foundation of the University of Barcelona, of which she is co-founder, and a Master in NLP by the Institut Gestalt of Barcelona . She has a degree in acupuncture from the University of Beijing (China) and the Sri Lankan school and, in addition, from the University of Tolouse through the Sagrat Cor Hospital in Barcelona. Physician accredited by the Collegiate Section of the Official College of Physicians of Barcelona.

She is currently the medical director of her own private clinic in Barcelona since 1987 and is also the Acupuncture Manager at Sant Josep de Vic Clinic since 1988.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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