Global research on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Fertility

There is now more and more research conducted on Chinese medicine and fertility globally, which shows that both Chinese herbal medication and acupuncture can help a range of infertility issues. We highlight some of this research as follows:

 

Chinese herbal medication improve sperm motility

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/13545440_Direct_effects_of_Chinese_herbal_medicine_hochuekkito_on_sperm_movement

Research conducted in Japan


Acupuncture can help men with idiopathic oligospermia, asthenospermia, or teratozoospermia

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16009169

Research conducted in Germany & Italy


Acupuncture boost IUI success rate

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2084575/Traditional-Chinese-medicine-makes-fertility-treatments-effective.html

Research conducted in Israel

 

Acupuncture boost IVF success rate

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18258932

Research conducted in Germany

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/1933901.stm

 

Acupuncture reduce miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy rate

http://healthcare.walgreens.com/pdf/hcp/fertility-nurses-first-chinese-medicine.pdf