Why I Specialize in Fertility

Personal & Professional It’s very challenging to write about something that is both deeply personal, and also something I‘m supposedly a “professional” expert on. The truth is, even I, as a professional “fertility expert” have experienced three miscarriages, a...
Acupressure Points to Feel Zen AF

Acupressure Points to Feel Zen AF

Did you know the human body has hundreds of acupuncture points?  Yes, it is true and yes, every single point has a specific location, a name, and a function.  Even more fascinating, when one point is used in conjunct with another point, they can perform even...

How to Track Your Fertility Window with Basal Body Temp (BBT)

How to Track Your Fertility Window with Basal Body Temp (BBT)

Trying to conceive or looking for a hormone free birth control? Basal body temping (BBT) might be for you! At my acupuncture practice I always recommend that my fertility patients track their BBT. It is a very easy way to capture a woman's ovulation window....

When Did We All Stop Believing In Magic? How I Treat Fertility

When Did We All Stop Believing In Magic? How I Treat Fertility

Pregnancy Ain’t So Easy For Some It’s a common misconception that pregnancy just occurs, as it should, and when we want it to. After all, a large percentage of modern women spend a significant portion of their life taking a pill, that literally tricks their body...

Mismatched Libidos; No Reason To Call It Quits On Your Relationship

Mismatched Libidos; No Reason To Call It Quits On Your Relationship

A Common Complaint It is a compliant I hear often; she doesn’t want to or he doesn’t want to, and we just don’t seem to be compatible. Being an acupuncture fertility specialist, I talk about sex regularly. Even if the discussion is not about getting knocked up, I am...

Dry Needling is NOT Acupuncture

Dry Needling is NOT Acupuncture

Dry Needling, You Are Annoying Sigh. So, what the f*ck is dry needling and how is it different from acupuncture? To be honest, the biggest difference is the practitioner inserting the needles. I know a lot of acupuncturists get heated when it comes to this topic. I...

What the F*ck is Cupping?

What the F*ck is Cupping?

When it comes to cupping, there tend to be a few types of patients.  Those who are obsessed, love it, and can’t get enough.  Those who are afraid, they have seen the odd marks left behind and fear it will be painful.  Those who are impartial.  Then...