Therapies for Specific Conditions
- Traditional Chinese medicine has successfully treated some cases of
infertility. In one study, researchers using a combination of herbs
elicited pregnancies in 32 percent of females, compared to 24 percent who
were treated with standard medications.
- Acupuncture was as successful as hormone therapy in helping a group of women
conceive, according to a 1992 study by Gerhard and Postneek.
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BEST ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE: WHAT WORKS? WHAT DOES NOT? by Dr. Kenneth R.
Copyright © 2000 by Dr. Kenneth R. Pelletier,
Reprinted by permission of Simon &
Schuster, Inc., New York, New York.
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