Ovulation, Menstruation and Infertility: Acupuncture and Herbs

Acupuncture and Herbs can help your menstrual cycle get back on track, help you to be more comfortable, and help as you are trying to conceive.

Go to Acupuncture and Herbs for Fertility

Your path to conception can begin here. Perhaps you are starting, or perhaps you’ve experienced some stressors along the way. Acupuncture can help you get pregnant successfully and Natural Qi can provide the warm, nurturing environment you need to feel supported and healthy. Learn more about how we can help ovulation and other infertility issues, how acupuncture enhances fertility, and why it works.

Biology Basics: Ovulation, Menstruation, Fertilization

Need a refresher course in how your amazing and intricate reproductive system works? A woman’s body is naturally a fertile place when the body is in balance. Whether or not you are trying to get pregnant, your monthly cycle is an important part of your overall health and well-being. Learn what happens during the different parts of your ovulation and menstrual cycle as an egg develops, matures and is fertilized. The more you know, the more you can feel comfortable and in control of your body’s natural process.

When am I fertile?

The best time to have intercourse right before you ovulate, but how can you tell? It’s important to know your own body’s signs as it goes through the course of your personal cycle. By knowing what these sign are, you can determine when intercourse with your partner will be most optimal for allowing your egg to be fertilized. Learn more about the steps you can take to check your cervical fluid and understand your body’s natural hormonal changes.

Download a Basal Body Temperature Chart

Knowing more about your cycle can mean seeing on paper what changes your body goes through on a regular basis. Taking a few moments each day to keep track of important markers like your body temperature, your period, your cervical fluid, and when you have intercourse can be helpful for you to understand what to expect from your body.

Irregular, Heavy or Painful Menstrual Cycle

There is no need for you to suffer pain or overly-heavy bleeding during your cycle, or wonder why you don’t get your period on a regular basis when it seems like it should be the most natural thing in the world. Whether you’ve been struggling with these issues for years or been noticing a change recently in the way your body is working, seeking acupuncture and herbal treatments can be a step in the right direction.


The common occurence of Premenstrual Syndrome and/or Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder doesn’t mean that a woman experiencing pain, emotional mood swings, digestive issues, insomnia and uncomfortable body changes every month is how her body is meant to operate. Learn how you can bring your body back into natural balance with acupuncture and herbal treatments that are created for your body specifically.

Anovulation (not ovulating) and Amenorrhea (no period)

Being told that you are not ovulating and knowing that your body’s cycle is not regular can be very stressful, especially if you are wanting to conceive. But knowing what the challenge is is half the battle, and acupuncture and herbal treatments, along with Melani’s individulaized care, can help you move in the right direction.