Fertility Myths – Nature & Health Magazine
April – May 2017 By Shura Ford
Unexplained infertility, termed idiopathic infertility in Western medicine is a common circumstance for many couples trying to conceive.
The Chinese medicine approach to fertility is to improve the overall health of the patient. In Chinese medicine we always treat according to the individual presenting to us, establishing their pattern of disharmony and rebalancing their pattern from a Chinese medicine perspective using herbs, acupuncture and lifestyle and dietary modification.
Here we explore from a Chinese perspective some fertility myths, unhelpful things that women and men may be told or believe about fertility and how the TCM perspective differs.
This article appeared in the April 2017 issue of Nature & Health, Australia’s original and best natural health magazine, www.natureandhealth.com.au