Take our 5 minute questionnaire
MBAcC Fertility Specialist
Anna, a fertility and women’s health expert combines western medical testing with Chinese medicine to get to the root of your fertility and hormonal issues, Putting you back in control of your health and fertility.
Anna has underdone advanced training in fertility, hormone rebalancing, and pregnancy-related conditions. Anna is a DUTCH test provider, DUTCH testing gives comprehensive insight into hormonal imbalances so that the root cause can be identified and treated. Anna offers a thorough and unique approach to women’s health care, and alongside Acupuncture offers guidance in the following areas which saves couples crucial time, money and worry by ensuring couples:
• Have the correct investigations
• Help you understand and optimise your own fertility potential
• Support you getting to the root of your hormonal imbalances
• Have extensive investigations not routinely done by your GP or fertility clinic such as vaginal microbiome testing
The ScreenMe tests look at important blood markers, hormones and the microbiome, to give a better understanding of where your body and fertility stands. The results help to tailor treatment so that you can take control of your health and fertility.
The Dutch test gives you a full picture of what both your reproductive and stress hormones are doing over a given period of time. The test helps to identify symptoms of hormonal imbalances by providing a complete picture of your hormone levels which cannot be seen in testing serum (blood) or saliva alone.
Anna is invio trained. The Invivo range offers advanced microbiome-focused testing, looking at, the vaginal and gut microbiome, immune, viral, hormone, metabolic and cardiovascular health and disease.
Anna is a registered health care professional with regenerus lab which offer functional diagnostic testing. Functional testing allows Anna to find the root of health conditions which affect fertility.
Are you lost in infertility?
Do you need someone to help you make sense of what to do and where to go next?
Have you been told your infertility is just due to your age or low AMH levels?
Are you fed up of being told that it was ‘just bad luck’ and to try IVF again?
Have you been told that you haven’t been trying long enough to start investigations or that all your results are all fine?
Have you suffered recurrent pregnancy loss or repeated implantation failure and are looking for answers?
If so I would love to support you on your fertility journey, book in for a complimentary discovery call and lets get you back on track.
I can support your reproductive health and specialise in the following areas:
• Male and female infertility
• Unexplained infertility
• Recurrent miscarriage
• Support for ART techniques such as IVF
• Menorrhagia (heavy periods)
• Dysmenorrhoea (painful periods)
• Menopause and hormone related imbalances
• Labour induction
• Pregnancy-related conditions
AMH, or Anti-Müllerian Hormone, is a hormone produced by cells in developing egg sacs (follicles) in the ovaries. AMH levels are often measured as part of fertility assessments, particularly in women. AMH levels are considered a marker of ovarian reserve, which refers to the number and quality of a woman’s remaining eggs. Higher AMH levels […]
A new year signifies a fresh look on your fertility journey. Not all fertility consultations have to be the same, and here at At Source Acupuncture we offer a different approach. Anna offers a space where you are properly heard instead of being dismissed. Where you can receive logical answers to your fertility concerns backed […]
As a specialist Fertility and Women’s Health acupuncturist, Anna’s focus is on supporting clients through fertility struggles and often sees these clients struggling emotionally around the Christmas period. Navigating fertility issues during the Christmas period can be emotionally challenging, as this time of year often revolves around family, children, and celebrations. Here are some tips […]
Deciding who to work with on your fertility journey can be complex, there is so much advice online and many different avenues to pursue. Often when I see clients for the first time they have had a multitude of blood tests which have been deemed ‘ok’ by their GP, they maybe waiting for a fertility […]
This month has seen an increase in clients with Endometriosis (or endo), so as a Fertility Acupuncture Practitioner, I wanted to raise the awareness for those TTC, as around 25% with unexplained infertility could have endo. Endometriosis is a condition where cells similar to the ones in the lining of the uterus are found elsewhere in […]
I often hear my clients say – how will I know my fertility is improving, how will I know if I’m on the right track? Blood tests are a great way to check improvements in hormone levels, but how you feel in yourself and your general health are key markers when it comes to fertility […]
Preparing your body for conception and pregnancy is an essential step in ensuring you have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. We highly recommend Fertility Acupuncture as part of your preparation but also suggest the following too: 1. Before starting to conceive there are some blood tests that can help you understand your current […]
If you’re dreaming of starting a family, the emotional rollercoaster of trying to conceive can be overwhelming, especially if you’ve been trying for a while. When all medical tests come back normal, and the cause of fertility struggles remains elusive, it can be even more frustrating and disheartening. Unexplained infertility accounts for 1 in 4 […]
Our Menstrual cycle is a reflection of health, by becoming aware of our own cycle and how our hormones are interacting we can not only increase our chances of conceiving but it can also increase our energy, improve sleep, decrease stress/anxiety and make you the best version of you! We’re all unique and so our […]
Every month your body recruits hundreds of dormant follicles and starts the process of growing and maturing them. Over the course of 3-4 months these follicles will become more complex and will nurture the egg inside, ensuring they have all the nutrients needed to develop and reach maturation. Many of these dormant follicles won’t make […]
The thyroid gland is a small gland which is located in the neck. It plays an important role in the production of two crucial hormones, thyroxine and triiodothyronine which help to regulate the speed in which your body cells work. Imbalances in these hormones can cause irregular cycles or no periods at all and impaired […]
Male infertility is more common than people think. Often men have only had a basic semen analysis and unless the results are extremely poor, no further action is taken. Frequently men are told poor sperm can be fixed through IVF, this is often misleading. Poor sperm can have implications on implantation and maintaining a pregnancy […]
With the gut commonly referred to as our ‘second brain’, it does far more than just break down the foods that we eat. The gut also plays a huge role in the functions of your immune system, your mood, hormones and fertility. When your gut isn’t working properly, other body systems will suffer immensely. We […]
While it is true that a female’s egg quality is heavily weighted by genetics, for example, some women might carry genetic mutations that lead to defects in the maturation of human oocytes (eggs). Some women may have poorer egg quality at a younger age, however oocytes are cells just like other cells in our body […]
Fertility Acupuncture For some couples, after trying to conceive naturally for some time, they embark on IVF treatment. Research suggests that acupuncture treatment alongside IVF can decrease miscarriage rates by 50%. Additionally, fertility acupuncture can also be beneficial in cases of threatened miscarriage due to its positive effects on serum cortisol and prolactin levels. In […]
What is fertility acupuncture? During an acupuncture session fine needles are inserted into specific areas of the body which have been shown to stimulate the nervous system which in turn sends chemical messengers to our immune system, hormonal system and cardiovascular system to promote health. There are numerous benefits to fertility acupuncture, and here is […]
After years of debilitating period pains and taking a week off work every month, I can finally survive my period now, thank you so much, it's changed everything
Thank you so much for your help as we went into our fourth round of IVF, our precious baby boy was born weighing 7lbs 9oz, we are both so grateful for all your help and support
Enter your email address for your free fertility test checklist and to keep up to date with our Newsletter full of tips and research to support your fertility.