Planning for Pregnancy

Planning for Pregnancy

Life Synergy Acupuncture & Naturopathy

The following Preconception testing and Key Nutrients for Fertility is recommended by Dr Kee Ong one of the Gold Coast leading IVF fertility specialist.

Preconception Testing

  • Blood pressure assessment
  • Breast check
  • Weight check
  • Pap smear
  • Gynaecological examination
  • Lifestyle advice
  • Check immunity to rubella and varicella
  • Testing for cystic fibrosis (1 in 25 is a carrier)
  • Blood group and Antibody screen
  • FBE
  • Fe studies
  • Vitamin D and TSH check
  • Pelvic ultrasound
  • Day 2-3 of cycle FSH, LH and estradiol level
  • Anti-mullerian hormone and luteal phase progesterone level

Key Nutrients for Fertility

  • Amino Acids
  • Folate
  • Essential Fatty Acids
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B1, B2, B3 & B5
  • Vitamin B6 & B12
  • Vitamin E
  • Iron
  • Iodine
  • Magnesium
  • Selenium
  • Manganese
  • Zinc
  • Coenzyme Q10

Life Synergy Acupuncture & Naturopathy is a Gold Coast based clinic that has an expert team of qualified and experience natural therapist to assist you throughout your fertility Journey.

From the moment you walk into our clinic, a sense of relaxation is felt. This is the beginning steps allowing us to listen, support and solely focus on you. The experience felt at our clinic allows you to enter a state of calm which as a result enhances our body’s best wellbeing.