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Knocked Up Podcast – The Female Orgasm with Chantelle Otten

Posted on August 10, 2020

  Chantelle Otten is an internationally acclaimed Psycho-Sexologist based in Melbourne. With her background in scientific research, sexual medicine, and counselling, Chantelle believes that sexuality and self-esteem are an integral part of life, which everyone is entitled to and that Good sexual health should always be enjoyable, pain free and without prejudice. When speaking to … Continue reading

Can acupuncture regulate the menstrual cycle?

Posted on August 4, 2020

Yes! From my clinical experience, acupuncture can be used to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Acupuncture can help to restore a regular period in women who have irregular periods (metrorrhagia or oligomenorrhoea) or when the period is absent (amenorrhea). Regulating the menstrual cycle is also of benefit to women who suffer from PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) … Continue reading

Knocked Up Podcast – Professor David Gardner

Posted on August 3, 2020

We’ve often heard Raelia talk about the importance of the team and the lab in getting the best possible results from assisted fertility treatment. To understand more about the role of the scientist and the lab we speak with Professor David Gardner, Scientific Director at Melbourne IVF. For nearly four decades David has been at … Continue reading

5 Misconceptions About Female Fertility

Posted on July 29, 2020

40 is the new 30 40 is an incredible age for a woman and the doorway to a wonderful decade. However a disproportionate number of women trying to have babies in their 5th decade do struggle. Unfortunately for many, IVF using their own eggs is not a strong solution, as egg quality itself id the … Continue reading

Knocked Up Podcast – Dr Lara Freeman

Posted on July 27, 2020

Weight loss surgery might sound like a drastic action but it actually can be the right thing for some people. To discuss this niche area of medicine we’ve invited Dr Lara Freeman to join us on this episode of Knocked Up. Dr Lara Freeman is a specialist, upper gastrointestinal and general surgeon with extensive experience … Continue reading