Blog Posts in May, 2010

Why I Teach

I am very excited today because I just decided to teach a One Day Fertility Yoga Retreat in our Chicago location on July 18. It’s been a couple of months since I’ve taught a class, largely ...
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Get the Dirt on Fertility Nutrition

By Breea Johnson, MS RD LDN Recently, I had the opportunity to visit Growing Power's Urban Agriculture Farm in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Founder Will Allen is a national guru of local and sustainable food ...
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The Many Faces of PCOS

by Breea Johnson, MS RD LDN An important aspect of PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) is the fact that it is a syndrome, not a disease, meaning it's a collection of symptoms. Working in fertility ...
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Can Cookouts Harm Sperm Quality?

Summer is the season for cookouts, al fresco dining and steaks on the barbie. Yet, all that charred animal flesh may not be the best for you favorite guy’s fertility. Read more here.
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Farm-fresh Foods for Fertility

Kimberly Wong, RD, LDN Spring, in unbroken tradition, has long been a celebration of the fertility of the earth. Similarly, this glowing season marks a time of renewal and revitalization in one's ...
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What’s Special About Prenatal Massage

Ever wondered what makes prenatal massage different from “regular” massage? Pulling Down the Moon Co-Founder Tami Quinn interviews fertility and pregnancy massage specialist Dana Durand, ...
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PDtM & FCI Patients Share Stories of Hope on The Fertility Chase

Are you or someone you know struggling to conceive? If so, we hope you will pass this video along. Pulling Down the Moon and Fertility Centers of Illinois are featured in the first episode of the new ...
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Anna’s News: A TCM View of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

By Anna Pyne, L.Ac.A TCM Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common reproductive endocrine disorder and something we frequently treat at Pulling Down the Moon. Up to 75% of women with this ...
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