Fertility, IVF and Mercier Therapy

Fertility, IVF and Mercier Therapy

Episode 5 – Ask Anything


  • Fertility / Infertility
  • IVF and side effects
  • Mercier Therapy

In this episode, you will learn:

What are the challenges of IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) treatment? (1:25)

What is Mercier Therapy and how this natural therapy can help your fertility journey (3:04)

Links for more information:

IVF treatment (In Vitro Fertilization)

  • There are numerous side effects from the drugs, but one that seems to be grossly underestimated is mood swings.
  • Prepare yourself prior to treatment as it challenges your mental and emotional health and relationships.
  • Some states require counseling prior to starting IVF treatment. If your state doesn’t require, you should consider counseling regardless to help prepare yourself mentally and setup an ongoing support plan.
  • 71% of medically assisted fertility treatments fail CDC 2012. (This stat includes a combination of other treatments in addition to IVF).
  • The treatments are expensive. The price can vary, but average cost is $12,000 USD per cycle.

Mercier Therapy

  • Natural therapy that involves gynovisceral manipulation / external massage to help increase bloodflow and circulation to the pelvis and reproductive organs.
  • Addresses fertility issues that can be due to possible malposition of the uterus, which can lead to obstruction of bloodflow, circulation issues, hormone and cycling challenges.
  • Massage therapy is done externally on the abdomen and lower back. It is non-invasive and helps your body heal itself.
  • Can be done on its own or as a complementary therapy to IVF, IUI or other medical fertility assistance treatment.
  • Practitioner providing Mercier Therapy programs is a fertility coach / trainer, and offers ongoing physical, emotional and psychological support. Education and nutrition supplementation guidance is provided.
  • 83% success rate within 1st year of starting program.
  • Documentary on Amazon Fertility: The Shared Journey with Mercier Therapy.
  • Find a practitioner near you.

Thank you Jeremy with AJ Bodywork for introducing me to this therapy. If you’re located in Northern Utah and experiencing fertility or pelvic pain or C-section recovery issues, get in touch with him.


As an Amazon Associate, My Natural Healer earns from qualifying purchases.

About Laura

Laura Como, CBP is an intuitive healer specializing in energy psychology and energy medicine, alternative healing expert and the founder of My Natural Healer. Learn more about Laura.