Acupuncture for Infertility


Acupuncture for Infertility Quiz

Check to see if you selected the correct answer.

How does acupuncture work?

Stimulates and stabilizes hormone levels
Opens meridians to allow free flow of chi
Calms the spirit
All of the above Correct Answer

How can acupuncture help with infertility problems?

A. Increases quality of eggs
B. Relaxes uterus contractions
C. Increases quantity of sperm
D. Both B and C Correct Answer

What is the most common side effect of acupuncture?

Punctured organs
Initial intense pain that goes away when needles are taken out
Slight tingling for up to a couple days after therapy Correct Answer
Tiny holes on the skin surface

Why should you inform your obstetrician before you start using acupuncture?

It is illegal to hide this information from an obstetrician
Your obstetrician may be aware of safety precautions for your
case Correct Answer
Your obstetrician will provide you with the safest needles for your acupuncture specialist
Your obstetrician will not care for you any longer if you don’t tell him

By how much can acupuncture improve your chance for pregnancy when simultaneously using In Vitro fertilization?

50% Correct Answer

What is the next step you should take if you’re interested in acupuncture for infertility?

Travel to China and talk to archaeologists about the history of
Inspect your sewing needles and call a friend for assistance
Be nervous and forget about it
Refer to the section on “Finding an Acupuncture for Infertility Clinic." Correct Answer


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