Tips for getting pregnant

Can Progesterone help prevent miscarriage?

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By Gaynor Almond, Clinical Reflexologist specialising in fertility

Can progesterone help to prevent miscarrage?

Having worked with many women experiencing multiple miscarriages, I am well aware that progesterone deficiency isn’t the only factor (if at all) why a woman would miscarry in the first trimester.

Currently in the UK following a miscarriage women aren’t referred for further investigations unless they have had three ‘consecutive’ miscarriages (fortunately some GP’s will recognise historic miscarriages and still refer on). So until you’ve experienced at least ...

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Supporting a friend with fertility problems

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By Gaynor Almond, Clinical Reflexologist specialising in fertility.

With 1 in 8 couples experiencing infertility, it’s highly likely that a couple you know in your group of friends, on Facebook, or at work are having problems conceiving.

They may be keeping it private because they find it too personal and upsetting to talk about, or can not simply face being told one more time “just relax and it’ll happen”. There can be a multitude of reasons why a couple aren’t conceiving, and ...

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Fertility Reflexology

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Looking for help with fertility?

 

Trying to conceive can be stressful in itself, and can impact upon your ability to conceive. Fertility Reflexology may help.
Gaynor Almond specialises in the treatment of infertility, and is trained in Reproductive Reflexology (Reproflexology).
Reproflexology can be used as a stand-alone treatment to enhance your natural fertility, or with conventional treatments such as Clomid, with fully medicated cycles of IUI, IVF, ICSI, as well as with donor eggs.

 

How Does Reproflexology Work?

    • It uses ...
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Gaynor Almond Fertility Reflexology Specialist

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We are pleased to welcome Gaynor to our Reflexology team.

Trained to the highest level in reflexology CRM Level 5 Mastership, Gaynor is passionate about helping people achieve health and wellbeing through reflexology.

Having attended courses in adapting reflexology for sub-fertility and maternity, Gaynor has a particular interest in helping women on their journey to conception and throughout their pregnancy, up to and including labour.

Gaynor is also trained in Reiki level 2, and sometimes incorporates Reiki into her reflexology treatments.

Gaynor constantly updates ...

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Fertility Support Workshop

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Join us for a Fertility support Workshop on  8th November 2014 10am – 2pm at the Centre for Reproductive Health, Daresbury.

Learn techniques to help maximise your chances of conceiving:

  • Mindfulness for Stress management
  • Nutrition for Fertility
  • Acupuncture and Reflexology
  • Hypnotherapy for Fertility

The cost is  £60 per individual, £100 per couple, which includes a buffet lunch, Zita West book ‘Fertility and Assisted Conception’, Hypnotherapy CD, Nutrition booklet and £30 of vouchers for treatments at Cheshire Natural Health.

To book, email [email protected] or call 01925 730123

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Patient Event in conjunction with Reproductive Health Group

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‘Improving success rates in IVF: what patients need to know’

Thursday 15th May 2014

5.30pm – 8.30pm

Centre for Reproductive Health

Daresbury Park, Cheshire, WA4 4GE

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 5.30pm – 5.45pm            Introduction and Welcome

 5.45pm – 6.05pm            Fertility problems – who and when to investigate

                                                James Armatage, Consultant Gynaecologist & IVF Specialist

 6.05pm  – 6.25pm          What difference do time lapse and PGS make?

                                                Bert Stewart, Consultant Embryologist

 6.25pm – 6.45pm            Individualised stimulation protocols – the end of one size ...

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Patient Forum on Fertility problems with Mr Luciano Nardo

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We are very excited to welcome Mr Luciano Nardo, highly respected consultant from Gyne-Health ( http://www.gyne-health.co.uk/the-team-and-associates/luciano-nardo ) who will be joining us at Cheshire Natural Health for another of our Patient Forums on 18th November from 5 – 6pm. You are invited to join Mr Nardo for a free consultation on your Women’s health issue. This month we will be looking at Fertility Problems. Call us on 01925 730123 to book your consultation.

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The ABCs of Conception

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Back to School – All About Our Bodies

 

When they first teach you this stuff, you’re sitting in school taking notes on how not to get pregnant. But now you want the reverse lesson – where are those sex education teachers when you need them?

 

We all know what a vagina and penis are, so we’re not going to get that basic with our crash course. But when you’re dealing with conception strategies, you may need a quick refresher on other body ...

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