Intrauterine Insemination or so called IUI is a fertility treatment where sperms are placed inside woman’s uterus to increase the chance of conception and to facilitate fertilization. The aim is to increase the number of sperms that reach fallopian tubes and fertilize the egg.
When is IUI is used?
There are several reasons why IUI is used, the reasons are as follows :
- Unexplained infertility
- Ejaculation dysfunction
- Past procedures which may hinder the sperm’s ability to enter the uterus
- Cervical mucus problems
The benefits of acupuncture
Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine has been very effective in assisting couple who want to conceive via IUI treatments. The study has shown that by doing acupuncture regularly (at least once a week) increase the chance of successful conception by 65.5%.
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