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Acupuncture Points Successful for Infertility Treatment

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Acupuncture Points Successful for Infertility Treatment

New research finds acupuncture effective for the treatment of infertility. A meta-analysis of research literature conclusively documents multiple studies demonstrating the effectiveness of acupuncture for the treatment of infertility. Moreover, researchers determined common acupuncture points across multiple studies that show effectiveness in promoting fertility. Acupuncture for InfertilityThe comprehensive analysis of fertility treatments revealed that four key acupuncture points, located on the abdomen and leg, were significantly effective. Acupuncture points SP6 (Sanyinjiao), CV4 (Guanyuan), CV3 (Zhongji) and Zigong (Ex-CA1) demonstrated clinical efficacy. The results do not come as a surprise to many Registered Acupuncturists. The four acupuncture points are...

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Cookie Day

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Cookie Day

I am having a cookie day today. What the hell is a cookie day? I know most of you secretly hope that I am about to say it is a day where you lie on the couch, in your robe, and do nothing but eat cookies and watch bad soaps. Well, guess what? It is. Kind of. In a way. I would not be much of a health professional if I recommended you eat nothing but sugary treats all day, would I? But the rest – THAT is EXACTLY what a cookie day is. Cookie days began for me many years ago. I was working 6 days a week in my own business, I had a new born baby, a 4 year old (recently out of hospital), a sick husband and a penchant for pushing myself past all my own limits – physically & emotionally. One Monday morning, for no particular reason, I just could not get out of...

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