Answered: Your Most Burning Questions about Infertility


Statistics say, approximately one in eight couples are affected by infertility in the United States. That’s about 6.7 million people each year who have trouble conceiving. 

Mother Nature’s natural fertility rate is only about 20% per month for a healthy, fertile 30-year-old woman. That means that for every 100 fertile 30-year-old women trying to get pregnant in one cycle, 20 will be successful and the other 80 will have to try again.

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Thirty-five is the average age of females when their natural fertility begins to show a marked decline. A woman’s best reproductive years are in her 20s. By age 40, a woman’s natural chance of pregnancy is less than 5% per cycle. 

That’s why i asked Kris Gonzalez from Santa Barbara California to explain how she is able to help her patients convieve using Chinese Medicine. 


Infertility is a sign of underlying imbalance. TCM teaches that the Liver is the organ system responsible for the menstrual cycle. Signs of a Liver function disorder include heavy menstrual bleeding and clotting, headaches during the menstrual cycle, PMS, tendon problems, hair problems, and nail problems. A Liver function disorder can exist even when all lab tests, including hormones, are normal says Traditional Chinese Medicine World Organization.