My client came to me a few months ago wanting to address her digestive distress along with her anxiety around preparing her body for IVF (in-vitro fertilization). The unique part of this picture is that the fertility challenges her and her partner were having were male factor- meaning he was challenged in the fertility department.
Her presenting symptoms were IBS, anxiety and painful, incomplete menses (they were not bright red). Through our sessions we worked on decongesting and supporting the uterus which was anteverted (tipped forward). Even without male factor challenges these issues could have made conception difficult anyways. (more…)