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Insulin Resistance and Fertility: Part 1

Part 1: of Insulin Resistance and Fertility Originally published by Dr. Fiona McCulloch in Naturopathic Currents in September 2013, you can read the original article here. This article has been broken down into a four part series, links to the other parts of this series are listed below: Part 2…

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Iodine and Hashimoto’s, Fertility and Pregnancy Doses: What You Need to Know.

Iodine—it’s the most controversial of nutrients when it relates to thyroid function and Hashimoto’s disease. On the one hand, we know that iodine deficiency leads to epidemics of goitre in areas where the nutrient is not available, but alternatively, the taking of iodine may have some risks if not implemented…

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9 Ways to Have a More Natural IVF Cycle

Guest blogging is so fun.  It’s always a pleasure to write for an amazing blog, so please have a read of my guest post at Naturally Knocked Up on “9 Ways to Have a More Natural IVF cycle.” Donielle’s blog  is based on natural fertility, and whole foods, so this post…

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Alternative to Clomid?

Many patients ask if there is a natural alternative to Clomid. The short answer is that many natural treatments work just as well as, and in the vast majority of cases, MUCH better than Clomid. Clomid is a first-line drug used to treat infertility. It is often used in cases…

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Micronutrient Supplements Increase Fertility

A German study recently published on April 6, 2013 in “Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology” has found that supplementing with the following micronutrients improves female fertility. folic acid vitamin B6 vitamin C vitamin D vitamin E iodine selenium iron DHA We already knew that supplements increase fertility, but it’s…

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Natural Fertility Boosters for Luteal Phase Defect

The luteal phase is the stage of a woman’s cycle beginning at the time of ovulation and ending when the menses begin. During this time, the follicle undergoes its dramatic transformation into the corpus luteum, which will secrete predominantly progesterone. The distinct shift in the hormonal climate during the luteal…

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Talking To Friends and Family About Infertility

By Dr. Julia Sen | Published in Healthy Living Magazine Individuals and couples experiencing infertility often tell me about the concerns they have regarding what their family and friends do, say or expect from them. Friends may want you to attend a baby shower, others may make an insensitive comment,…

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Natural Treatments for Autoimmune Infertility Concerns | Naturopathic Immunology

Here is my article on naturopathic treatments for autoimmune infertility which was published in the March 2011 NDNR Journal. Read Part 2 of this article here. I’m in the last few days of my pregnancy and so on the eve of my little one’s arrival I wanted to post an…

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Relationship Stress: Coping with Infertility as A Couple

By Dr. Julia Sen | Published in Healthy Living Magazine During the ups and downs of the infertility process, some tension or disagreement between partners is not unusual. For many, it seems as though their partner doesn’t quite understand what they are going through and that they are all alone…

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How to Prepare for Your IVF Cycle : 10 Ways to Increase IVF Success for Women

An IVF cycle is a such big emotional, physical and financial investment. A single cycle costs somewhere in the range of $15,000.  Hormones and emotions run at their peaks. So who wouldn’t want to do everything humanly possible to optimize their outcome? Every day I have patients who ask me…

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