Reflexology for Fertility
If you’re looking specifically for fertility reflexology in Limerick, Sinéad Cleary, qualified reflexologist at Mid West Physiotherapy, specialises in this area. Sinéad is also a registered general nurse and combines her medical expertise and clinical experience to deliver tailored, high-quality and compassionate reflexology treatments.
One in six couples will experience fertility issues therefore there is a need for support during this challenging and difficult time. For women, the causes of infertility can be due to polycystic ovaries, endometriosis, underactive thyroid, to name but a few. Many fertility issues are unexplained; factors such as age, weight, diet, smoking, alcohol intake, activity and stress can all affect fertility.
Reflexology can be a helpful support on your journey to conception for both men and women. Reflexology is a natural holistic therapy which is gentle, safe, non-invasive and drug-free; it aims to induce relaxation and re-balance the body’s energy pathways.
How can fertility reflexology boost fertility?
The feet are a mirror of the body and every organ and system are mapped on the foot. The therapist uses both gentle and firm pressure on the foot, focusing mainly on the endocrine and reproductive systems. Reflexology aims to unblock energy pathways in the body by using these skillful manipulations. Reflexology is a very calming process and very effective for reducing stress and anxiety, which may be helpful in preparing for conception.