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Fertile Ground
Fertile Ground

By Pat Tanumihardja I am sitting in a private room, my tongue sticking out, as two pairs of inquisitive eyes peer into my mouth. “Aah, yes …” acupuncturists Stephanie Gianarelli, L.Ac., and Margot Voorhies, L.Ac., say in unison, pulling back simultaneously. Then, they palpate...

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Maya Abdominal Massage
Maya Abdominal Massage

By Danisha J. Christian Mayan Abdominal Massage (MAM) is a form of massage used to enhance fertility in both men and women. The Arvigo practice of abdominal massage is founded on ancient Mayan techniques. MAM is an external, non-invasive repositioning of internal organs that...

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Fertility Enhancement with Acupuncture
Fertility Enhancement with Acupuncture

Acupuncture is both a science and an art. It is rooted in more than 3000 years of clinical history. Today, acupuncture is recognized as a beneficial tool to enhance fertility in both men and women. Acupuncture is based on an energetic model of the...

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Needle of Hope
Needle of Hope

By Kathi Goertzen SEATTLE – Millions of Americans are turning to alternative forms of medicine to help them with all kinds of medical problems. Now, local couples are finding new hope for infertility from a kind of medicine that is thousands of years old:...

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Acupuncture used as infertility therapy
Acupuncture used as infertility therapy

By Julia Sommerfeld Sara Cook, a stylish brunette with a Snow White complexion, lies face down as hair-thin needles are gently slipped into her ankles, the backs of her knees, her lower back and ears. A dull, warming sensation creeps over her as the...

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