Information & Treatment of Infertility in Vancouver Canada
Gonorrhea and Infertility
Definition: an STD caused by the bacteria Neisseria gonorrhea. It spreads up throught the uterus eventually getting to the tubes causing damage. It increases chances of ectopic pregnancy. It is a major cause of PID and is extremely invasive.
Symptoms: within 5 days of intercourse the man will have a creamy discharge from the penis and it may hurt to urinate. Abdominal pain and high fever follow. Women may show the same symptoms, but most never know they have it.
Causes: unprotected sex.
Diagnosis: a swab to test for the bacteria is taken.
Treatment of Infertility & IVF Support with Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine in Vancouver
Dr. Spence Pentland, Dr. TCM, R.Ac, FABORM
Dr. Spence Pentland is a provincially licenced Doctor with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners and Acupuncturists of BC,
& a Fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (click on letter credentials for more info).
His clinical practice in Vancouver has focused on the treatment of men's and women's reproductive health issues since 2004,
helping hundreds realize their dream of having happy healthy families.
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1. Dr. Spence Pentland's Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Treatment of Infertility in Vancouver
2. The IVF Acupuncture Group - a team of doctors specializing in providing quality, evidence-based acupuncture services for patients undergoing IVF in Greater Vancouver
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