Natural Fertility and Pregnancy Care in Melbourne
Trying to conceive? Thinking of starting a family?
Whether you are thinking of starting a family or have been trying for a while, natural fertility treatments can improve your body’s ability to support a healthy pregnancy. Our safe and supportive treatments are compatible with IVF and other assisted conception methods.
Research has shown that diet, lifestyle, emotional states, hormone imbalances, exercise regimes and the supplements we take all have an effect on our fertility outcomes. Getting expert advice on the changes that you need to make to improve your health can make all the difference to increase your chances of becoming pregnant.
Here at BodyActive Therapies we take into account every aspect of your health and fertility history to help you to understand your body better and supply it with all the nutrients and changes you need to take.
Our Natural Fertility Program is one that creates wellbeing for you, your partner and future baby. Everybody is different, so your Natural Fertility Specialist will tailor a plan to suit your unique needs. With input from medical testing and your GP we will identify the best treatment approach for you.
Your plan will include a range of safe and effective supplements, herbal medicines, diet and lifestyle advice. We aim to help couples achieve a healthy natural conception that leads to an easy pregnancy and most importantly a healthy, happy child.
Research has linked these key issues with low rates of fertility:
- High levels of physical and emotional stress
- Being overwight
- Poor dietary habits
- High levels of poor, saturated fats in the diet
- Low levels of Omega 3, Iodine, Vitamin D amongst other nutrients
- Poor hydration, excessive caffeine, alcohol or smoking
- Under exercising and excessive exercise/li>
Pregnancy Health & Wellbeing
Pregnancy brings some amazing changes to your body. Some pleasant, some not so. In the first trimester you may experience morning sickness, nausea, vomiting, and a dramatic change in energy levels and appetite. Later on there may be swelling of the calves, heartburn, constipation or gestational diabetes.
Our one hour Pregnancy Health & Wellbeing Consultation allows you time to discuss in detail all your concerns for optimising your health and the health of your baby during pregnancy. Your Naturoapth will discuss symptoms you may be experiencing and provide safe, natural treatments. Find out what to eat and what to avoid, which supplements you need and which ones you don’t, which teas are best for morning sickness and digestion.
You will be able to discuss
- nutritional requirements for yourself and your baby
- vitamin,mineral and herbal supplements
- Poor dietary habits
- herbal teas for digestion, partus preparation and breastfeeding
- exercise requirements
- emotional and psychological changes