Making Babies, by Sami Davis (a reproductive endocrinologist), and Jill Blakeway (a licensed acupuncturist). I love this book and website for anyone thinking about trying to conceive! Click here for their website.
A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis published by BMJ in 2008 concluded, “Current preliminary evidence suggests that acupuncture given with embryo transfer improves rates of pregnancy and live birth among women undergoing in vitro fertilisation.” Click here to read more.
Research published in Fertility and Sterility, also found acupuncture increases success rates in patients using assisted reproduction therapies. During this trial 42.5% of women in the acupuncture group became pregnant, whereas the pregnancy rate was only 26.3% in the control group. Click here to read more.
Acupuncture reduces blood flow impedance (a known cause for decreased pregnancy rates) in the uterine arteries of infertile women. Click here to read more.
There is a great post on acupuncture & IVF here.
Check out the study they did on acupuncture & IVF patients – go here & click on the chart in the left sidebar.