Complementary alternative medicine describes techniques that can be helpful when used together with traditional medical care. As it relates to fertility, there are some “standouts” that have been linked to improved outcomes when used in combination with traditional fertility treatments. These complementary therapies are useful adjuncts to treatment but they are not designed to replace appropriately timed evaluations with your doctor or standard recommendations on treatment.
Acupuncture is a form of traditional Eastern medicine that is based on the theory that energy (chi) can be blocked by illness. Acupuncture has been thought to unblock or restore chi and promote energy flow