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  • Yoga for Sweeties
    Why Yoga Makes Sense for Sweeties Back when Matt and I were in the midst of our fertility journey we started a very special tradition. Wednesday nights we would meet at Moksha yoga in Chicago after ...
  • Client Corner: Unexpected Miracle
    My husband and I are like so many couples our age. We were married in our early thirties and knew we wanted to focus on our careers and travel as much as we could before trying to have children. We ...
  • Mizuko Kuy: A Ceremony for Loss
    by Lisa Meyerson LAc Recently, NPR presented a show on the Japanese buddhist ritual for women who have had miscarriages and pregnancy losses. Around that time, I saw a patient who was on her way to ...
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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 ...
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  • Acupuncture: Our team approach
    Acupuncture: Our team approach By Stacy Dunn, Acupuncture Director If you’ve seen multiple acupuncturists, you know that techniques among practitioners can vary greatly. But why is there so much ...
  • Hands On Women's Wisdom: The Two Week Wait
    Meredith Nathan, LMT ***BREAKING NEWS*** We are proud to announce that Pulling Down the Moon's FEM Protocol has been reviewed and approved by the NCBTMB (National Certification Board for ...
  • Client Corner: Unexpected Miracle
    My husband and I are like so many couples our age. We were married in our early thirties and knew we wanted to focus on our careers and travel as much as we could before trying to have children. We ...
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  • Acupuncture: Our team approach
    Acupuncture: Our team approach By Stacy Dunn, Acupuncture Director If you’ve seen multiple acupuncturists, you know that techniques among practitioners can vary greatly. But why is there so much ...
  • Client Corner: Unexpected Miracle
    My husband and I are like so many couples our age. We were married in our early thirties and knew we wanted to focus on our careers and travel as much as we could before trying to have children. We ...
  • 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 ...
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  • Increase the Nutrient Density of Your Diet with Fall Harvest Vegetables
    Increase the Nutrient Density of Your Diet with Fall Harvest Vegetables by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN When we talk about a fertility friendly diet, we emphasize the importance of nutrient density - in ...
  • Fertility Friendly Menus
    by Meghan McMillin MS, RD, LDN Meeting up with girlfriends for brunch after yoga class or planning a date night after acupuncture? Worried that you can't follow fertility-friendly diet ...
  • Beyond Fish Oil: Fertility Benefits of Ghee
    by Beth Heller Ghee is a form of clarified butter used in Indian cooking. Butter is slow cooked until all of the water has evaporated and then the milk solids are skimmed off, leaving rich oil (ghee) ...
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  • Hands On Women's Wisdom: The Two Week Wait
    Meredith Nathan, LMT ***BREAKING NEWS*** We are proud to announce that Pulling Down the Moon's FEM Protocol has been reviewed and approved by the NCBTMB (National Certification Board for ...
  • Fertility Friendly Menus
    by Meghan McMillin MS, RD, LDN Meeting up with girlfriends for brunch after yoga class or planning a date night after acupuncture? Worried that you can't follow fertility-friendly diet ...
  • Beyond Fish Oil: Fertility Benefits of Ghee
    by Beth Heller Ghee is a form of clarified butter used in Indian cooking. Butter is slow cooked until all of the water has evaporated and then the milk solids are skimmed off, leaving rich oil (ghee) ...
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  • Hands On Women's Wisdom: The Two Week Wait
    Meredith Nathan, LMT ***BREAKING NEWS*** We are proud to announce that Pulling Down the Moon's FEM Protocol has been reviewed and approved by the NCBTMB (National Certification Board for ...
  • Beyond Fish Oil: Fertility Benefits of Ghee
    by Beth Heller Ghee is a form of clarified butter used in Indian cooking. Butter is slow cooked until all of the water has evaporated and then the milk solids are skimmed off, leaving rich oil (ghee) ...
  • 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 ...
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  • Hands On Women's Wisdom: The Two Week Wait
    Meredith Nathan, LMT ***BREAKING NEWS*** We are proud to announce that Pulling Down the Moon's FEM Protocol has been reviewed and approved by the NCBTMB (National Certification Board for ...
  • My Journey through Natural Conception
    by Tracy Lingwai I was put on birth control when I was 17 years old, though not for the implied purpose- because years after all my friends had started their period, I still had not. My doctor said ...
  • The Male Fertility Diet
    The Male Fertility Diet If you've been having difficulty trying to conceive, it's important that both partners be evaluated. Did you know that male factor infertility can account for up to 50% ...
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  • Hands On Women's Wisdom: The Two Week Wait
    Meredith Nathan, LMT ***BREAKING NEWS*** We are proud to announce that Pulling Down the Moon's FEM Protocol has been reviewed and approved by the NCBTMB (National Certification Board for ...
  • New 5th Fertility Enhancing Massage Session: Unwind the Mindâ„¢
    Here's a Quick Q&A with Meredith Nathan: Director of Massage, Massage Advisor about our New FEM Session: Unwind the Mind ™ What is the Fertility Enhancing Massage (FEM) Protocol ™? ...
  • Demystifying the FEM Protocol
    by Marcie Miller, LMT In our fast-paced modern world we are faced with many stresses which are detrimental to the body. Stress can cause our breathing to become shallow, limiting the amount of oxygen ...
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  • Mizuko Kuy: A Ceremony for Loss
    by Lisa Meyerson LAc Recently, NPR presented a show on the Japanese buddhist ritual for women who have had miscarriages and pregnancy losses. Around that time, I saw a patient who was on her way to ...
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  • Increase the Nutrient Density of Your Diet with Fall Harvest Vegetables
    Increase the Nutrient Density of Your Diet with Fall Harvest Vegetables by Margaret Eich, MS, RDN When we talk about a fertility friendly diet, we emphasize the importance of nutrient density - in ...
  • Fertility Friendly Menus
    by Meghan McMillin MS, RD, LDN Meeting up with girlfriends for brunch after yoga class or planning a date night after acupuncture? Worried that you can't follow fertility-friendly diet ...
  • Beyond Fish Oil: Fertility Benefits of Ghee
    by Beth Heller Ghee is a form of clarified butter used in Indian cooking. Butter is slow cooked until all of the water has evaporated and then the milk solids are skimmed off, leaving rich oil (ghee) ...
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  • 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 ...
  • More Therapeutic Yoga for PCOS – Apana Energy
    Beth Heller, MS, RYT According to yoga physiology, apana vayu is the downward flow of energy that governs the menses as well as elimination of toxins from the body. In the yogic view of PCOS, the ...
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  • Client Corner: Unexpected Miracle
    My husband and I are like so many couples our age. We were married in our early thirties and knew we wanted to focus on our careers and travel as much as we could before trying to have children. We ...
  • 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 ...
  • My Journey through Natural Conception
    by Tracy Lingwai I was put on birth control when I was 17 years old, though not for the implied purpose- because years after all my friends had started their period, I still had not. My doctor said ...
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  • What Yoga for Fertility Can Do for You
    Relaxation and stress reduction are very important when it comes to one's fertility journey. With all of the anticipation and constant wondering, the conception process can be trying. At Pulling ...
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  • 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 ...
  • What Yoga for Fertility Can Do for You
    Relaxation and stress reduction are very important when it comes to one's fertility journey. With all of the anticipation and constant wondering, the conception process can be trying. At Pulling ...
  • On Doing Yoga
    by Lisa Deck, LCSW http://beforethebelly.blogspot.com/ I first tried yoga several years ago, through an "intro to yoga" type of class, and I quickly concluded that I didn't like it. It was boring, I ...

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