This week I spoke to Madeleine Shaw on her podcast, ‘Get Your Glow Back‘. This episode is for everyone. Not just for those who are wanting to conceive and get pregnant, but also for those who actually have never thought about getting pregnant just yet. Her I talk about how important fertility is for everyone. We chat about why you need to be thinking about fertility before even wanting to get pregnant, foods to eat and not eat, how to manage PCOS and her thoughts on the contraceptive pill!Read More
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Emma Cannon is a ‘keeper of women’s stories.’ With 10s of 1000s of hours in clinical practice as a fertility-specialising acupuncturist, she has helped countless women heal their relationships with their own bodies, their histories, and their selves. In this episode, we talk candidly about the stories we tell (and enforce on our selves) and the myriad ways in which we suppress our emotions. Talking about finding our truth, owning our emotions, finding healthier outlets for all that we feel, and honouring all of the passages of our lives, this is a deeply insightful, rich and honest conversation – woman to woman.Read More
If you've been trying to get pregnant without success, it can be an incredibly frustrating and stressful time. But once you've ruled out any major health-related obstacles, acupuncture is one of the most popular alternative therapies to help boost fertility.
We speak to women's health expert and registered acupuncturist Emma Cannon about turning to acupuncture to rebalance your energy flow and prime your body for fertility…Read More
Here I sit down with Izzy Judd, on her podcast ‘Let’s Talk Fertility‘. In this episode I explains how she I have bridged the gap between western medicine and complimentary therapies, to provide my own unique approach to supporting all aspects of fertility.Read More
I was recently on Chloe Brotheridge’s ‘The Calmer You‘ Podcast. We discussed why we have problems conceiving, strategies for becoming more fertile, how the wellness industry has evolved and her incredible crystal bed!Read More
You know when you meet someone and you just instantly fall in love. That’s how I feel about Emma. I met Emma over 3 years ago when I was trying to regularise my periods. They were all over the place and she helped me get my cycle back. We stayed and remain great friends. She supported me through getting pregnant, my pregnancy and beyond. She is a miracle worker and oozes feminine energy. I have fallen in love with her approach to fertility and health, which is why I wanted to share it with you…Read More
Our fertility is very precious and it does not last for ever. The way we choose to live our lives will inevitably affect our overall health and our fertility. Of course, there are factors in life that we are unable to change, for example, our inherited constitution, accidents and some illnesses. Lifestyle, however, is an area where those wishing to conceive can exert some control. Fertility specialist, Emma Cannon (Author of FERTILE) explains how lifestyle choices may impact your fertility and how you can make wise choices to boost your chances of conceiving…Read More
Although it might not be a subject we talk about with our friends over coffee, if you’re struggling with fertility issues, it can be hard to know where to turn. We sat down with fertility expert and author, Emma Cannon, who answered your questions, and talked about her new book ‘Fertile’. Watch the full interview and have a read of our favourite questions below.
I’m 44 and pregnant, do I need to be doing any extra because of my age?
Well I’m going to answer this question in two parts…Read More
More of us than ever are having babies in our thirties and forties, which means more of us are struggling to conceive. But what are the costs of leaving it later? Charlotte Sinclair investigates in the May 2012 issue of Vogue.
There’s a game I like to play with my husband when we go out to dinner. It’s called How Long Until Someone Asks If We’re Going To Have Babies. Inevitably, as the wine is poured, a well-meaning guest will ask me if I have children, and when I say no, comes the rejoinder: “Will you have any soon?” Really, they might as well ask me “How’s your womb?” or “Had any good sex recently?” My husband deals with such incursions into our personal life by delivering the roadblock: “The thing is, I don’t really like children.” (Untrue, but it seems to do the trick.) I just smile and offer, obliquely: “Yes, maybe, soon-ish.” There is clearly something faintly disquieting about a 33-year-old married woman whose stomach stays obstinately unswollen…Read More
What do you believe are the cornerstones of a healthy, balanced diet?
Sourcing a variety of fresh, local and seasonal ingredients, and eating according to your constitution and needs. If you eat meat and fish, eat the best quality you can afford (but not too much meat)…Read More
Here I speak about, why we need to be honest about our biology and our physiology.
Health industry is on steroids, with the best detox juice / extreme yoga
Affects of lifestyle on secondary fertility
Importance of having joy in your life when TTC
Not to underestimate the power of rest
Make sure you acupuncturist is credible
In this interview with Jasmine Hemsley, I speak about my life's work, which has been dedicated to the promotion of the principles of Eastern medicine. I believe it to be the most gentle and sophisticated form of medicine with the longest recorded history. The foundations and principles, although ancient, are as relevant today as they ever were - maybe more so . In our busy modern lives introducing some Eastern wisdom can transform your health and life"…Read More