Back to School brings about an excitement for my son but also for me.  When I was a kid, I loved getting a new outfit, pencil box and supplies and back pack. It was an exciting time, and despite my longing for summer to never end, I also looked forward to the new things to come. As I sit on … Read More

Podcast 074: Fertility, Acupuncture & Creating Fertile Ground| Maring Higa

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Maring Higa, an acupuncturist specializing in fertility and pregnancy in Encinitas, CA. She is also a creative strategist coach and podcast host and loves bringing together wellness and creativity her work she is doing. In this episode, we will cover: How Maring’s extensive experience working with couples having fertility challenges … Read More

Yoga + Fertility: A Positive Link

Are you thinking about starting a family soon? Have you been trying to conceive for some time now? Yoga can increase your chances of ovulating, becoming pregnant, and bring an overall sense of peace to your conception journey. Infertility affects at least 12% of women of childbearing age in the U.S.. Of that 12%, 20% are considered ‘idiopathic’, meaning that … Read More

Podcast 003: Fertility and Acupuncture | Maring Higa LAc.

Click here to Subscribe to “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” or listen to more episodes. In this episode, we will cover: The basics of how acupuncture works to help the body The ways acupuncture can help a couple get pregnant Other healthy tips to support successful conception Resources mentioned in the conversation: About Maring Higa: Natural medicine has always been … Read More

Fertility and Acupuncture: VIDEO

Many people ask our acupuncturist, Maring Higa, how exactly does acupuncture help with  women with fertility issues. Watch this video as she explains it in detail.  

It Takes a Village

“It takes a village” is a term that was always said to me throughout the early years of having my son. I was lucky enough to have family that was nearby to give me a break if I needed to shower, exercise, or just be alone. I thought about the people I knew who didn’t have family and were doing … Read More