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Acupuncture - Click here to view all posts
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  • Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss
    Pregnancy Loss Journey invited our amazing Acupuncture Director, Christine Davis to participate in their podcast. Hear this feature at: " Episode 45: Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss " and ...
  • Acupuncture & Herbs for Prenatal Care
    by Anna Pyne, L.Ac., MSOM, FABORM Acupuncture and herbs can help mitigate or completely resolve many signs and symptoms associated with pregnancy during all trimesters. I have treated numerous ...
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  • Nutrition for Fertility Is Not Just for Women
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Nutrition and lifestyle habits can have an important impact on male fertility. Did you know that carrying extra weight is associated with lower sperm quality? Diabetes also ...
  • 30 Nutrition Tips for PCOS Awareness Month
    Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Pulling Down the Moon, Nutritionist 1. Have your vitamin D tested. Women with PCOS are often vitamin D deficient, and correcting the deficiency can help restore more frequent ...
  • Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom
    Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom by Beth Heller, M.S. Fifteen years ago, Tami and I offered our first, six-week Yoga for Fertility class in Wilmette, a suburb of Chicago. Much to our surprise, ...
Celebrity Babies - Click here to view all posts
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  • Alleviating Menstrual Pain with Massage
    Cathleen McCauley L.M.T. by Cathy McCauley, LMT If painful periods plague you, massage may reduce your discomfort, according to a recent study by the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Isfahan ...
Fertility - Click here to view all posts
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  • Unwind Your Mind...Either with Us, Or in Your Own Way
    by Melissa Hinshaw, LMT Whether you are going through IVF, an expecting mother, a current mom, or any typical person, you worry. Let’s face it, we all have things to worry about in our lives and ...
  • Qigong for Fertility
    Qigong (pron. “chee gawng”) is a 5,000 year old tradition of self-healing exercises that is used achieve wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. The word qigong means “energy ...
  • 30 Nutrition Tips for PCOS Awareness Month
    Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Pulling Down the Moon, Nutritionist 1. Have your vitamin D tested. Women with PCOS are often vitamin D deficient, and correcting the deficiency can help restore more frequent ...
Fertility Acupuncture - Click here to view all posts
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  • Qigong for Fertility
    Qigong (pron. “chee gawng”) is a 5,000 year old tradition of self-healing exercises that is used achieve wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. The word qigong means “energy ...
  • Help for Secondary Infertility with Acupuncture
    Help for Secondary Infertility with Acupuncture by Christine Davis, L.Ac., MSOM You have your perfect baby or toddler or big kid! You are so happy! It was pretty easy getting pregnant the first time. ...
  • Acupuncture for Fertility, The Method Behind the Madness
    Acupuncture for Fertility, The Method Behind the Madness By Meghan Gibson, MSOM, L.Ac. Close your eyes. Picture this, you’re lying on a soft table, there’s a warm feeling of heat above ...
Fertility Diet - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fertility Friendly Nutrition for the Holidays
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN It seems that the holidays start before Halloween and extend into the New Year. Once Halloween hits, it seems like the sweets and treats are everywhere, and it often ...
  • Nutrition for Fertility Is Not Just for Women
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Nutrition and lifestyle habits can have an important impact on male fertility. Did you know that carrying extra weight is associated with lower sperm quality? Diabetes also ...
  • Optimal Egg
    Shawna Schwalb, MS, LDN, Fertility Nutrition Specialist Optimal Eggs I remember when I was in my 20s, hanging out with my friends, and one of my friends was excited about freezing her eggs. This was ...
General - Click here to view all posts
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  • Seasonal Bucket List
    Where has summer gone? Before winter is upon us, make sure to take time for yourself, with your partner, and with your family. Here are some great ideas to get started on your “bucket ...
  • Man in the Moon?
    Man in the Moon? by Meredith Nathan, LMT A man and a woman walk into a fertility center (I know, this sounds like the beginning of a bad joke, but please bear with me). Both get tested. Both check out ...
  • Does Food Packaging Affect Your Fertility?
    Does Food Packaging Affect Your Fertility? by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN When we're talking about how nutrition affects fertility, we sometimes only think of how the food we eat affects our fertility. ...
Herbs - Click here to view all posts
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  • Acupuncture & Herbs for Prenatal Care
    by Anna Pyne, L.Ac., MSOM, FABORM Acupuncture and herbs can help mitigate or completely resolve many signs and symptoms associated with pregnancy during all trimesters. I have treated numerous ...
Holidays - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fertility Friendly Nutrition for the Holidays
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN It seems that the holidays start before Halloween and extend into the New Year. Once Halloween hits, it seems like the sweets and treats are everywhere, and it often ...
Holistic Fertility - Click here to view all posts
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  • Unwind Your Mind...Either with Us, Or in Your Own Way
    by Melissa Hinshaw, LMT Whether you are going through IVF, an expecting mother, a current mom, or any typical person, you worry. Let’s face it, we all have things to worry about in our lives and ...
  • Fertility Friendly Nutrition for the Holidays
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN It seems that the holidays start before Halloween and extend into the New Year. Once Halloween hits, it seems like the sweets and treats are everywhere, and it often ...
  • Qigong for Fertility
    Qigong (pron. “chee gawng”) is a 5,000 year old tradition of self-healing exercises that is used achieve wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. The word qigong means “energy ...
Holistic Medicine - Click here to view all posts
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  • Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss
    Pregnancy Loss Journey invited our amazing Acupuncture Director, Christine Davis to participate in their podcast. Hear this feature at: " Episode 45: Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss " and ...
  • Qigong for Fertility
    Qigong (pron. “chee gawng”) is a 5,000 year old tradition of self-healing exercises that is used achieve wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. The word qigong means “energy ...
  • Nutrition for Fertility Is Not Just for Women
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Nutrition and lifestyle habits can have an important impact on male fertility. Did you know that carrying extra weight is associated with lower sperm quality? Diabetes also ...
Infertility - Click here to view all posts
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  • Qigong for Fertility
    Qigong (pron. “chee gawng”) is a 5,000 year old tradition of self-healing exercises that is used achieve wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. The word qigong means “energy ...
  • Nutrition for Fertility Is Not Just for Women
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Nutrition and lifestyle habits can have an important impact on male fertility. Did you know that carrying extra weight is associated with lower sperm quality? Diabetes also ...
  • Help for Secondary Infertility with Acupuncture
    Help for Secondary Infertility with Acupuncture by Christine Davis, L.Ac., MSOM You have your perfect baby or toddler or big kid! You are so happy! It was pretty easy getting pregnant the first time. ...
Massage for Fertility - Click here to view all posts
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  • Unwind Your Mind...Either with Us, Or in Your Own Way
    by Melissa Hinshaw, LMT Whether you are going through IVF, an expecting mother, a current mom, or any typical person, you worry. Let’s face it, we all have things to worry about in our lives and ...
  • Man in the Moon?
    Man in the Moon? by Meredith Nathan, LMT A man and a woman walk into a fertility center (I know, this sounds like the beginning of a bad joke, but please bear with me). Both get tested. Both check out ...
  • Grief and Infertility
    Grief and Infertility by Meredith Nathan, LMT A colleague of mine heard this stat at a recent fertility conference: ‘One in ten people experiencing infertility is actively suicidal.’ Did ...
Miscarriage - Click here to view all posts
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  • Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss
    Pregnancy Loss Journey invited our amazing Acupuncture Director, Christine Davis to participate in their podcast. Hear this feature at: " Episode 45: Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss " and ...
  • How Lateness Helped Me Find Greatness
    How Lateness Helped Me Find Greatness by guest blogger, "Jugy" When it comes to being late, I am notorious for it. Late to parties, dinner reservations, weddings... you name it. I have had ...
  • Grief and Infertility
    Grief and Infertility by Meredith Nathan, LMT A colleague of mine heard this stat at a recent fertility conference: ‘One in ten people experiencing infertility is actively suicidal.’ Did ...
Nausea - Click here to view all posts
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  • Acupuncture & Herbs for Prenatal Care
    by Anna Pyne, L.Ac., MSOM, FABORM Acupuncture and herbs can help mitigate or completely resolve many signs and symptoms associated with pregnancy during all trimesters. I have treated numerous ...
Nutrition - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fertility Friendly Nutrition for the Holidays
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN It seems that the holidays start before Halloween and extend into the New Year. Once Halloween hits, it seems like the sweets and treats are everywhere, and it often ...
  • Nutrition for Fertility Is Not Just for Women
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Nutrition and lifestyle habits can have an important impact on male fertility. Did you know that carrying extra weight is associated with lower sperm quality? Diabetes also ...
  • 30 Nutrition Tips for PCOS Awareness Month
    Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Pulling Down the Moon, Nutritionist 1. Have your vitamin D tested. Women with PCOS are often vitamin D deficient, and correcting the deficiency can help restore more frequent ...
Nutrition for Fertility - Click here to view all posts
The latest posts for Nutrition for Fertility are listed below.
  • Fertility Friendly Nutrition for the Holidays
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN It seems that the holidays start before Halloween and extend into the New Year. Once Halloween hits, it seems like the sweets and treats are everywhere, and it often ...
  • Nutrition for Fertility Is Not Just for Women
    by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Nutrition and lifestyle habits can have an important impact on male fertility. Did you know that carrying extra weight is associated with lower sperm quality? Diabetes also ...
  • 30 Nutrition Tips for PCOS Awareness Month
    Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Pulling Down the Moon, Nutritionist 1. Have your vitamin D tested. Women with PCOS are often vitamin D deficient, and correcting the deficiency can help restore more frequent ...
PCOS - Click here to view all posts
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  • 30 Nutrition Tips for PCOS Awareness Month
    Margaret Eich, MS, RDN Pulling Down the Moon, Nutritionist 1. Have your vitamin D tested. Women with PCOS are often vitamin D deficient, and correcting the deficiency can help restore more frequent ...
  • Is the Glycemic Index Really a Useful Tool for Managing PCOS?
    by Nicole Holovach, MS, RD, LDN Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrine disorder in women. Typical symptoms include hirsutism, menstrual irregularity, and infertility. ...
  • Marjoram and Fertility: A New Study
    by Meghan McMillin MS, RD, LDN Long toted in traditional Chinese medicine for its ability to fight against infection and aid in digestion, the herb marjoram can now add fertility aid to its ...
Post Partum - Click here to view all posts
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  • POSTPARTUM CARE
    by Meg Gibson, LAc. Phew! Congratulations Mama, you’ve made it to the other side. From trying to conceive to becoming a new mom there are so many changes you’re facing both physically and ...
  • Anna's News: Traditional Chinese Medicine Increases Breast Milk Supply
    by Anna Pyne, LAc, MSOM, FABORM Acupuncture and herbs are the main treatment modalities in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). I have helped treat a myriad of postpartum women struggling with ...
Postpartum - Click here to view all posts
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Postpartum Acupuncture - Click here to view all posts
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Pregnancy - Click here to view all posts
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  • Is Prenatal Yoga Right for You?
    by Kellie Greene, RYT I recently attended a presentation where the speaker said that “infertility treatments are a full-time job”. She went on to elaborate about the doctors appointments, ...
  • Acupuncture & Herbs for Prenatal Care
    by Anna Pyne, L.Ac., MSOM, FABORM Acupuncture and herbs can help mitigate or completely resolve many signs and symptoms associated with pregnancy during all trimesters. I have treated numerous ...
  • Massage for Two!
    Massage for two! By Meredith Nathan, LMT, Director of Massage Let's be honest...massage reaches a whole new level of amazing when you're prego. The benefits for mama-to-be are far reaching, ...
Pregnancy Loss - Click here to view all posts
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  • Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss
    Pregnancy Loss Journey invited our amazing Acupuncture Director, Christine Davis to participate in their podcast. Hear this feature at: " Episode 45: Acupuncture and Pregnancy Loss " and ...
Reduce Stress - Click here to view all posts
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  • Is Prenatal Yoga Right for You?
    by Kellie Greene, RYT I recently attended a presentation where the speaker said that “infertility treatments are a full-time job”. She went on to elaborate about the doctors appointments, ...
  • Unwind Your Mind...Either with Us, Or in Your Own Way
    by Melissa Hinshaw, LMT Whether you are going through IVF, an expecting mother, a current mom, or any typical person, you worry. Let’s face it, we all have things to worry about in our lives and ...
  • Qigong for Fertility
    Qigong (pron. “chee gawng”) is a 5,000 year old tradition of self-healing exercises that is used achieve wellness within the body, mind, and spirit. The word qigong means “energy ...
Two Week Wait - Click here to view all posts
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Yoga - Click here to view all posts
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  • Is Prenatal Yoga Right for You?
    by Kellie Greene, RYT I recently attended a presentation where the speaker said that “infertility treatments are a full-time job”. She went on to elaborate about the doctors appointments, ...
  • Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom
    Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom by Beth Heller, M.S. Fifteen years ago, Tami and I offered our first, six-week Yoga for Fertility class in Wilmette, a suburb of Chicago. Much to our surprise, ...
  • Start Fertility Yoga Now and Shift Your Summer
    Start Fertility Yoga Now and Shift Your Summer by Beth Heller, RYT There’s really no better time to start yoga than summertime in Chicago. We all know that the summer and fall are the pay-off ...
Yoga Classes - Click here to view all posts
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  • Is Prenatal Yoga Right for You?
    by Kellie Greene, RYT I recently attended a presentation where the speaker said that “infertility treatments are a full-time job”. She went on to elaborate about the doctors appointments, ...
  • Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom
    Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom by Beth Heller, M.S. Fifteen years ago, Tami and I offered our first, six-week Yoga for Fertility class in Wilmette, a suburb of Chicago. Much to our surprise, ...
  • Start Fertility Yoga Now and Shift Your Summer
    Start Fertility Yoga Now and Shift Your Summer by Beth Heller, RYT There’s really no better time to start yoga than summertime in Chicago. We all know that the summer and fall are the pay-off ...
Yoga for Fertility - Click here to view all posts
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  • Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom
    Insights of Fifteen Years of Yoga Wisdom by Beth Heller, M.S. Fifteen years ago, Tami and I offered our first, six-week Yoga for Fertility class in Wilmette, a suburb of Chicago. Much to our surprise, ...
  • Four Surprising Reasons Yoga Is Great for Fertility
    Four Surprising Reasons Yoga Is Great for Fertility At Pulling Down the Moon, we have offered our six-week Yoga for Fertility class form nearly 15 years and can speak with experience that yoga is ...
  • Nourish Sea of Blood: Using Aromatherapy for Fertility
    You may have experienced lavender oil during one of your sessions with a Pulling Down the Moon acupuncturist. We regularly use aromatherapy during our fertility acupuncture sessions because the sense ...

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