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Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Recurrent early pregnancy loss can be a frustrating and heart-wrenching experience for both couples and the medical team caring for them. Unfortunately, miscarriage is the most common pregnancy complication, occurring in as many as 15-20% of all women trying to conceive. Approximately 5% of...
Skin -- a "window" into understanding reproductive disorders Please join Acubalance Practitioner Dr Trevor Erikson, a fellow of the American Board of Reproductive Oriental Medicine (FABORM), as he shares some insights, clinical examples, and modern research on the links between skin pathologies and reproductive disorders. He will discuss both Western medical...
Ancient Remedy Newest Treatment for Infertility I wanted to ley you know that Septmeber 30th to Oct 3rd, 2010 the Canadian Andrology and Fertility Society (CFAS) is hosting its annual conference in Vancouver this year.  I will be co presenting with Dr. Paul Magarelli, author of Landmark Study on Acupuncture and IVF, on Friday October 1st for...
Acupuncture Relief Project -Nepal 2010 By: Emilie Salomons I arrived in Chapagong, Nepal with two large bags overflowing with medical supplies. Appointed as the sole available doctor for the monsoon season in the ongoing rotation of health care practitioners organized by the Acupuncture Relief Project, which provides services at the...
Inducing Labour Naturally The attached article, written by Emilie Salomons, was featured in Urban Baby and Toddler Magazine in Winter 2009. We are so pleased to have Emile join our team at Acubalance (August 2010). She has been a positive influence for years in Vancouver and I personally want to welcome Emile and her ...
Accurate assessment of ovulatory egg supply available Since I have founded Acubalance in 2000 couples have often asked what objective measures we can provide to show if the treatments and advice we provide are optimizing their fertility. We often look at overall health and wellbeing as well the health of the menstrual cycle to gauge improvement....
Electro-Acupuncture Increases Blood Flow to Testis CONCLUSION:  Acupuncture point and frequency-specific effects of abdominal EA on Testicular Blood Flow are shown in humans. This shows a trend toward acupuncture being effective in the clinical treatment of infertile men. OBJECTIVE: To clarify the role of the abdominal acupuncture points and the...
Ovarian Assessment Report - How many eggs do I have? Click here to watch webinar on the Ovarian Assessment Report. The Ovarian Assessment Report provides women with an accurate assessment of ovulatory egg supply available through the use of a single blood sample. The report provides women with their Egg Retrieval Score (ERS) which is a unique index...
Benefits of acupuncture in IVF and infertility. Professor Elisabet Stener-Victorin discusses her research on using acupuncture for infertility. (video interview below)  I entered the time and subject matter so you could easily find the section that interest you. - Lorne Brown, Dr. TCM, FABORM * Intro – describes acupuncture from the western...
Laser Acupuncture Improves IVF Pregnancy Rates Acubalance Wellness Centre now offers laser acupuncture on the day of IVF/ICSI/FET transfer. This is the same laser used for transfer day treatments cited in  the study cited below.  I had the privilege to discuss the protocol used in the laser study with some of the acupuncturists and medical...