I had no idea that acupuncture can treat all that!
People often ask me what acupuncture can treat. They are usually surprised by my response. I tell them that acupuncture can treat almost anything that is causing someone to feel unwell.
Background on acupuncture for fertility
Before diving into acupuncture for fertility, first let’s address the terms fertility vs. infertility. Western medicine often focuses on a problem or disease. The United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Infertility FAQs state that “infertility is defined as not being able to get pregnant (conceive) after one year (or longer) of unprotected sex”.
Background on Mast Cell Activation Syndrome
Mast cell activation syndrome is also known as MCAS. The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) web page on Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) explains that mast cells are cells in the body that are responsible for allergic reactions.