Jamie Gisby

Fertility

Can Acupuncture help Fertility?

The research is in its early stages; follow the links below to see what we know so far:

Click here for the British Acupuncture Council’s paper on treating endometriosis.

Click here for the British Acupuncture Council’s paper on treating female infertility.

Click here for the British Acupuncture Council’s paper on treating male infertility.

Click here for the British Acupuncture Council’s fact sheet on PCOS.

 

Useful contacts, resources and information

Gloucestershire Infertility Network – this is a local group who can be contacted at glosinfertility@yahoo.co.uk.

For a local infertility specialist you can be referred to the Cotswold Fertility Unit.

Fertility UK – the National Fertility Awareness and Natural Family Planning Service

www.fertilityuk.org

British Fertility Society

www.britishfertilitysociety.org.uk

HFEA – the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority

www.hfea.gov.uk

British Infertility Counselling Association

www.bica.net

Infertility Network

www.infertilitynetworkuk.com

Donor Conception Network

www.dcnetwork.org

NIAC – National Infertility Awareness Campaign

www.repromed.co.uk/niac/info

For information and support about endometriosis go to:

http://www.endometriosis-uk.org/

Verity is the UK charity for women whose lives are affected by Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS):

http://www.verity-pcos.org.uk/home

 

 

 

 

Acupuncture for fertility and IVF