Women being treated for infertility who also received supplements of DHEA were three times more likely to conceive than women undergoing infertility treatment without DHEA. Women in infertility treatment supplementing with DHEA were also more likely to experience a healthy pregnancy and delivery.
Stress has a negative effect on male fertility. Ashwagandha root improves semen quality and decreases elevated cortisol levels due to stress.
Acupuncture and Chinese medicine can help a woman trying to conceive with high levels of FSH.
A scientific review suggests that acupuncture might improve the odds of conceiving if done right before or after embryos are placed in the womb.