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Our Acupuncturist Coauthored a Book on Infertility


The book titled “Embrace Your Fertility” was written by a reproductive medicine specialist Timea Belej-Rak, MD., and other professionals in the field of infertility treatment.

Our acupuncturist and director of the clinic Tim H. Tanaka, Ph.D. R.Ac., R.TCMP contributed a chapter on Acupuncture and East Asian Medicine.  This book is available on Amazon (Embrace Your Fertility) and via other retailers.

From Amazon: When you are struggling with fertility, navigating your options may feel overwhelming. In Embrace Your Fertility, Dr. Timea Belej-Rak demystifies the process with a guide that melds heartfelt patient stories and expert knowledge on the latest resources including:

naturopathic perspectives – by Tanya Wylde, ND, R.Ac.
acupuncture and East Asian medicine – by Tim Tanaka, Ph.D., R.Ac., R. TCMP
mind body connection – by Glenda Johnson, RPT, MCHt
counseling – by Reina Zatylny, MSW, RSW
medical treatments – by Timea Belej-Rak, MD
sperm donation – by Haimant Bissessar, BSc
egg donation – by David Sher, CEO, Elite IVF
adoption – by Sofie Stergianis, MSW, RSW

Offering a multifaceted discussion about a complex and emotional subject, Embrace Your Fertility includes chapters by professionals in the field with detailed information about processes and procedures. It includes a look at both mainstream medical interventions and alternative health options from diet to acupuncture and views your fertility struggle from new perspectives.