Entries by Katherine Maslen

When should I start acupuncture for fertility?

Acupuncture can be started at any point along your journey and some basic recommendations are: If you are pregnant: We recommend acupuncture weekly through the first trimester to support blood flow to the uterus, reduce stress, and support progesterone levels before the placenta is fully developed. If you are trying to conceive: Generally, it is […]

How to Boost Your Fertility Naturally –  Katherine Maslen’s Interview with Talking LifeStyle

How to Boost Your Fertility Naturally –  Talking LifeStyle  Each Friday afternoon Brisbane Natural Health’s Founder and Principle Naturopath Katherine Maslen joins Ed Phillips from Better Living to discuss all things Health and Wellness. Click on the link below to listen to Katherine’s discussion about how to boost your fertility naturally.  https://omny.fm/shows/better-living/boost-your-fertility-naturally

Natural conception versus assisted conception – a study in Australian women

The use of IVF (in vitro fertilisation) and other Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) is becoming more widely used by Australian couples. These techniques are employed to achieve pregnancy (also known as Assisted Conception) in couples diagnosed with clinical infertility or fertility challenges. Clinical infertility is defined as not being able to conceive naturally (no assistance) […]

Acupuncture for Turning Babies (Malposition Foetus)

Acupuncture and moxibustion are safe and natural options to turn stubborn babies. A recent study shows that over 81% of cases of malposition foetus had turned successfully with between 1 and 2 acupuncture treatments. How does it happen and why does it cause complications in pregnancy? Malposition foetus occurs for many different reasons. Some of […]