Hearing that you are suffering from infertility can be devastating if you want to have children with your partner. Both females and males can be infertile, so if you think you or your partner is infertile start by seeing a medical professional. After you find out which of you is infertile opt for infertility chiropractic treatment as your next step. Here at the Community Chiropractic Center in Poway, CA we want to help you and your partner go through the process of treating infertility safely and effectively. Learn more about what to expect with infertility chiropractic care.
What are the Common Causes of Infertility?
If you are a female there are dozens of common causes of infertility including:
- Uterine causes, such as benign polyps or endometriosis
- Cervical stenosis
- Tubal infertility involving damage to your fallopian tubes
- A multitude of ovulation disorders including hypothalamic dysfunction, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), or hyperprolactinemia in the pituitary gland
Male infertility is almost always caused by a low count. However, a rare number of cases of male infertility is due to genetic defects, anatomical issues, or hormonal imbalances.
What are Typical Signs of Infertility in Females?
If you and your partner have been trying to get pregnant by having unprotected sex without the use of birth control, but are unsuccessful, infertility is most likely the cause. As the female suffering from infertility you are likely to have an irregular or asset menstrual cycle. This could be a sign that you are entering pre-menopause, depending on your age. However, if you are of child-bearing years and without a period, chances are you are suffering from infertility.
How Can I Tell If My Male Partner is Infertile?
The typical signs of infertility in a male solely surrounds his inability to get his partner pregnant. Associated signs that relate to male infertility include:
- Abnormal breast growth aka gynecomastia
- Being unable to smell
- Swelling or pain in the testicles
- Erectile dysfunction
- Frequent respiratory infections
- Hormonal abnormalities leading to decreased body or facial hair
While these are all associated with male infertility just because you have one or more of these symptoms doesn’t automatically mean you are infertile. You want to get tested by a medical professional before making conclusions.
How can an Infertility Chiropractor at the Community Chiropractic Center Help Me?
One of the main reasons why our patients seek chiropractor help with infertility is due to the risks associated with fertility drugs and surgical procedures. If you choose surgery or fertility drugs to help with infertility you stand a great risk to your health and the health of your unborn child. Some of the risks of fertility drugs include:
- Ovarian tumors
- Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
- Having more than one child at a time
By choosing the Community Chiropractic Center as your infertility chiropractor you can forgo these risky procedures.
What are the Benefits of Infertility Chiropractic Treatment?
Infertility chiropractic treatment offers the ability to correct physical and emotional issues that may be causing infertility. For example, if you are suffering from improper nervous system functioning, chiropractic treatment can realign your nervous system without using drugs or surgery. When your nervous system is out of whack you are likely to have poor nutritional intake, high stress levels, and an overall negative lifestyle. One of the ways we realign your nervous system is through spinal adjustments. This clears out interference in the system and brings it back into harmony.
If you would like to explore the benefits of chiropractic and infertility we are ready to help you work through this medical issue. Here at the Community Chiropractic Center in Poway, CA our chiropractors are skilled in treating infertility using all-natural and effective methods. Give us a call today to schedule an infertility treatment with Dr. Mark Burette or Dr. Nicholas LaHood. We look forward to meeting you as you explore infertility chiropractic care in Poway, CA!