Our expert says:
Dear Baby Feet
Reflexology helps in trying to fall pregnant naturally, with IVF, AI or even FET. What reflexology does is that it detoxes your body from all the congestions and blockages and helps your body to get to a homeostatic state - which is a state of balance- that is when our bodies work to their optimum.
That is why reflex works for so many disorders - it does not target a specific organ or system - it works all together.
So to answer your first question - yes it would help.
How many times a week would you need to come in - I would start with twice a week for the first week and then once a week until you have the procedure.
Every reflex therapist charge differently - it can be anything between R250 - R350 for the first treatment and the follow ups are anything between R180 - R270 - depending on the therapist and how they have structured their fees.
I would suggest that you have had a few session before the embryo transfer and yes right up till you have the procedure done.
And yes you can combine reflex with acupuncture.
I would again like to state that you must start with treatments - if that is the route you would like to take - at least 6 - 8 weeks before you have the procedure done.
I wish you all the best.
If you want to find a registered reflexologist you can find one in your area on www.vacuflex.com and click on therapist and your area.
If you are in the JHB north area - the clinic I have my practice in - we have a acupuncturist too - if that will help you.
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