Proven, Effective, 100% Natural Treatment For Fertility

Since 2009, we’ve helped many couples reach their dream of parenthood with a proven approach that is safe, gentle, and does NOT involve invasive surgeries, hormonal medications, or complicated diets.

Although I entered Cup of Life for fertility assistance, I was pleasantly surprised to receive holistic healing from the ground up, far beyond acupuncture! After 3 months of weekly visits, I received a positive pregnancy test. We highly recommend Cup of Life for all manner of healing needs.” ~Emily, 36, M.D., Family Medicine

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

Improving Your Chances of Conception with Acupuncture

You have made the amazing decision to have a baby.  You and your partner feel you are ready. Yet, it does not seem to be happening even after months and months of trying—potentially even years.  Family and friends are cheering you on, and the frustration is building.  Your fertility specialist assures you that while not everything is perfect, you are physically capable of having a baby.  Sometimes, there are more subtle factors that may be out of sync than what your fertility specialist can see.  We know how to hold your hand through this journey. We’ve been there. We get it.

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When to Begin Acupuncture Support

When it comes to making babies, the name of the game is hormone regulation.  Acupuncture can have a dramatic and helpful effect on regulating hormones in the body (that includes the ones needed for conception).  So, when should you start to prepare?

The simple answer is anytime.  The more you do to ensure that your body will be receptive to becoming pregnant, the better.  Any symptom, including fertility issues, has a ROOT cause.  The sooner we begin to address that root cause, the more likely you are to succeed in conceiving a baby.  Also, the more likely you are to carry that wonderful being to full term.  

We see dramatic effects with people after their very first treatment.  We have even seen success after only one month.  We can help with improvements that will increase the chances of getting pregnant and then, moving forward, increase your body’s ability to carry your baby.  

So, if you have been trying for years, months, or are just starting to talk about it with your partner, now is the perfect time to begin preparing. Bringing greater balance and harmony to your body will go a long way to increasing the chances of success.  The best thing you can do is request your free initial consultation with us right away and let us help you get into a more conscious, proactive mode as soon as possible.

How We Help You Prepare for Fertility Success

We use an amazing combination of modalities to help you the best way we can:

  • Acupuncture has been demonstrated in studies to increase relaxation and relieve stress, which improves blood flow to the reproductive organs as a result.
  • Chinese herbal therapy is used during the months and weeks BEFORE you start your fertility journey to balance hormone output and tissue response, as well as replenish and restore the body’s internal resources.
  • Customized supplementation and nutritional advice ensures that you are getting the abundant nutrients necessary for improving all of the physiological functions needed for creating life.  By making targeted, practical adjustments to your diet we can reap significant benefits for you.
  • Specialized mind-body techniques. We teach you how to effectively manage stress, to keep the body in the most receptive state possible. Conception is a reflection of the body’s ability to be receptive to change, growth, and new life. By setting up a mental-emotional frequency that supports this receptivity, your body is better prepared to welcome the change with loving “arms”.
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Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

"I found Cup of Life while searching for acupuncture to help with fertility. Prior to my initial free consultation, Cup of Life provided me with the most thorough health history questionnaire I had ever encountered. Upon arrival at Cup of Life, I felt immediately welcomed by Michael and Satya's caring presence. Within minutes of my first visit, I was given a personalized health plan which included nutritional recommendations, stress management techniques, supplements, and positive visualizations. Although I entered Cup of Life for fertility assistance, I was pleasantly surprised to receive holistic healing from the ground up, far beyond acupuncture! Michael and Satya definitely fulfill their mission to provide affordable care that yields desired results. After 3 months of weekly visits, I received a positive pregnancy test. I continued acupuncture throughout my first trimester, and greatly appreciated the support! My husband and I then moved away from New England, however, we continue to enjoy a healthy pregnancy and are awaiting the arrival of our first baby in December of 2021. We are forever grateful for Michael and Satya. It was a privilege to receive their care. We highly recommend Cup of Life for all manner of healing needs." 

--Emily, 36, M.D., Family Medicine 

“My insurance company was not going to pay for my IVF cycle because I could not seem to get my FSH level below 15 and my day 18 estradiol above 100. After a few acupuncture treatments, I have been given the go-ahead because my FSH measured 8, my LH was 24, and my estradiol measured 336 today. Thank you so much.” ~ S.C., 41, Psychologist

"Wow! I'm blown away by how much acupuncture is helping.  My uterine lining measured 11 mm today. I have never had my lining measure above 8 mm, ever.”

~ E.N., 42, Nurse, patient preparing for an IVF cycle

"I cannot remember when I have bled so little.  After the first acupuncture treatment, my bleeding got lighter.  After my second acupuncture treatment, I bled even less.  I expect after this treatment, it may stop bleeding altogether."
Mary --Patient with a long-standing history of continuous menstrual bleeding

“If you're looking for relief from pain issues, whether emotional, physical, or mental, this is the place to go! Michael and Trish are an amazing team! When you are with either Michael for acupuncture or Trish for Reiki you feel cared for and totally refreshed and recharged. Thank you both for doing what you do. You are both blessed with such amazing talents/gifts and we are lucky to have you in this community.” ~ Amy, Small Business Owner

"It was hard to feel hopeful a year ago when I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic and degenerative autoimmune disease. My rheumatology team at Cheshire Medical is amazing, but my body has not embraced any of the immune suppressants we've tried so far. This past winter, I decided to access prolonged treatment from Michael. After two months of weekly treatments, my legs feel so normal sometimes I forget how much function I had lost. My arms are functioning better than they have since 2006. I have no more fibromyalgia and very little pain. Smaller changes also encourage me.  My balance has returned. I no longer groan when doing routine tasks. I am not depressed anticipating more decline. I have hope now that function can be maintained. I owe such a debt of gratitude to Michael, his kindness, his skills. What a treasure his knowledge and abilities are for our community."

G.M. - Author
"I’m happy to report that I’m noticing great strides with my health:  increased interest cut way back on tv, less joint pain, gradually increased energy, lost 10 lbs, finding my sense of humor again, easier releasing anxiety and guilt. It’s all great stuff and I definitely attribute the acupuncture and new supplement regimen."
K.M. - Marketing Professional
"I can't believe how I'm walking no pain. I can feel my legs from my waist all the way down to my toes. I'm walking straighter more balance. I don't know what you're doing but just keep doing it and maybe we can start coming twice a week. I don't know what's happening but this is great. Well, I just wanna just let you know thank you very much I appreciate it so much and I'll see you next week God willing. Thanks."
J.D. - Musician
"I am so thankful for my treatments at Cup of Life.  It was one of the best acupuncture experiences I have encountered. Every time I leave the clinic I feel like I received EXACTLY what I needed."  --N.C. - Psychologist

“Michael is extremely gentle and is entirely committed to making your experience comfortable & healing. He is very skilled at what he does and his treatments are extremely effective! I have been a long-time patient of acupuncture & I find Michael's treatments to be thorough & consistently healing. He also happens to be wonderful with children. My son LOVES coming in for treatments & has been feeling so much better! Michael & his wife Tricia are a gift to our community!!” --Jennifer - 50

“I came to Michael with weird belly distress of many weeks that Western medicine could not diagnose. After just a few acupuncture sessions and the appropriate herbs suggested by Michael, I am 95% better, and continuing to heal! The soothing ambiance is an important part of the healing process, in addition to the skilled, professional treatments.”

Susan - 63 - Academic Administrator

What an AWESOME Healing Center! Tricia (Satya) and Michael greet you like family. They are a great asset to the community and bring healing, relief, and training to so many. Thank you for being a part of all of our lives.”

John – 50 – I.T. Director

“Michael and Tricia (Satya) have each facilitated and supported profound physical and emotional healing journeys for my husband and me. It is a blessing (and a miracle) to have them in our community. I can't thank them enough for the depth of ability and knowledge they offer at Cup of Life.” ~ Gretchen

I would highly recommend trying acupuncture and going to Cup of Life Healing Center. Michael is a very gentle and caring person. He is very knowledgeable and skilled in his field. It was my first experience with acupuncture and he made me feel comfortable and welcome.”

Melissa – 38 – Bank Associate

“Working with Michael has been such a critical part of my self-care regime and has made an enormous impact on my welfare. Highly recommend.”

Laura - 32 - Clinical Psychologist

Our powerful blend of 100% natural therapies works for many types of Infertility conditions, including:

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Endometriosis

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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

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Uterine Fibroids and Polyps

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PCOS

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Hormonal Imbalances

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Auto-Immune Disorders

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Irregular menstruation

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Primary Ovarian Insufficiency

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Reproductive Tract Infections

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

Why Our Natural Treatment Works So Well…

We address the root cause

Our process includes finding and attacking the actual root CAUSE of your fertility issues. This is why so many have found relief with our therapies, even though other therapies didn’t work. Even those with a long family history of fertility issues have experienced significant relief.

We use an all natural approach your doctor doesn’t know about

Your doctor may have told you that you have to live with your fertility issues and accompanying symptoms or “this is as good as it gets”. That doesn’t mean there’s no treatment, it just means your doctor has run out of ideas or there aren’t conventional treatments available. We find that people who don’t respond well to conventional treatment often respond very well to our natural approach.

We help you awaken your body's natural healing system

Despite what you may have been led to believe, your body is not “broken” and it IS possible to have energy, focus, and joy again. That’s because your body never forgets how to heal itself. It just needs the right support. Your body makes its own internal anti-inflammatory substances and medicines, and our therapies help it do just that.

We keep it simple and results are quick

Feeling better and increasing your ability to conceive does not have to be difficult or take a long time. Simple, targeted lifestyle and diet changes, along with our targeted natural therapies, are a very clear and concise way to attack the problem head on, and patients often see improved energy and mood within DAYS not WEEKS or MONTHS.

We focus on how you FEEL - not just the numbers

While everyone else is looking at pieces of paper with numbers, and not listening to you – WE focus on YOU, your story, and how you feel.

Are you feeling more energy? Are you thinking more clearly? Are you starting to lose those unwanted pounds? Does your skin look healthy and vibrant? THAT is OUR focus. NOT more expensive, unnecessary lab tests.

Our approach ALWAYS includes stress reduction

Stress is often a key component of fertility issues. We do not ignore this, we actually teach you very simple ways to enhance sleep and relaxation which supports your body’s natural healing system.

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

Here's How We Help Thousands Every Year With PROVEN, Personalized Holistic Medical Care

(And YOU get to choose which therapies you would like to incorporate.)

Gentle Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the most powerful ways to naturally stimulate your body's innate healing process. Once stimulated, the healing process begins repairing and restoring all cells and tissues. It is an excellent way to tune in the neuroendocrine system’s function of balancing hormone levels and pain.

Reiki Healing

Reiki is a complementary therapy that reduces stress, depression, and anxiety. It is used regularly by millions including in hospitals, hospice, and private settings. Reiki is also highly effective for oncology patients, pre- and post-operative support, life transitions, and enhances the healing effects of virtually any medical or psychological treatment. Reiki aids relaxation, assists in the body's natural healing processes, and develops emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being.

Herbal Medicine

Chinese herbal therapy simultaneously cures AND strengthens the body. This dual action is something unique to herbal medicine that makes it very well suited to treat hormonal conditions including thyroid, menstrual disorders, mood problems, sleep issues, and fertility.

Nutritional Therapy

“You are what you eat” is the saying.  When your cells, glands, and tissues are fully nourished with the specific nutrients they need, these tissues naturally function at a very high level. This means you feel your best because the body’s key systems are optimized.

Relaxation and Stress Reduction

General life today causes a stress reaction that will cause your endocrine system to go out of balance and cause illness.  When your nervous system is calm, the hormonal system, immune system, digestive, and circulatory systems all calm down, too. This means a more focused mind, more resilient immune system, less inflammation, better circulation, and optimal nutrient absorption.

Reiki, Energy Body, and Meditation Classes

We regularly hold a variety of classes to help you dive deep into your personal and spiritual growth. Reiki can be learned by anyone.  Our students consistently report transformational life changes when they incorporate Reiki into their day.  Energy Body and meditation classes increase your personal understanding and hone your ability to navigate all of life's challenges.

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

The Process Is Simple

Free Initial Consultation

At your free initial consultation you’ll meet with your practitioner to discuss your health concerns and most importantly YOUR GOALS. We want to be certain that our program is going to meet your needs and that there is a HIGH probability of success for you – BEFORE we move forward to the next step.

Detailed Assessment & Treatment Plan

Once your free consultation is complete, and we agree to move forward, your next step is the Intake appointment. At this appointment, your clinician will do a detailed assessment of your symptom pattern, medical history, and other factors to determine the root cause of your issue and devise a specific plan of attack.

Your first acupuncture session will be performed at this time, and a you will be given a treatment plan with exact, easy-to-follow instructions. Your treatment plan will include dietary and lifestyle adjustments, key supplements and herbal medicines, and mind-body exercises to address the root of YOUR fertility issue.

Active Treatment & Symptom Resolution

You’ll return for once-weekly visits to ensure close support as you begin to feel the positive shifts of the therapy. We want to make sure your treatment plan is producinging the expected results: 

  • Increased energy
  • Better sleep
  • Improved mental focus
  • Healthier skin and hair
  • Healthy metabolism and (if needed) weight loss

You will continue to receive acupuncture at each visit to ensure that your neuroendocrine system (the delicate connection between your nervous and hormonal systems) is rebalancing in a way that results in optimal reproductive function.

Transitional Care As Things Stabilize

Once we see stable improvements, we will begin to reduce the frequency of visits. This usually occurs after about 8-12 visits. Initially you’ll come every other week until pregnant, then once a month through delivery and after for a couple of visits to ensure a healthy recovery, then you will no longer need regular treatments.

We’ll be here in case you ever want to come in for a tune-up or to address other health concerns.

Of course, MANY of our patients do wish to continue with “ongoing maintenance” and we are happy to work that out with you, should that be your wish.

Taking Care Of Your Friends and Loved Ones

We pride ourselves on the fact that the majority of our new patients are referred to us by other patients or people in the community who have witnessed their friends and loved ones receive life-changing benefits from our work. 

So, we very much look forward to helping YOUR friends, family, and loved ones on THEIR journey to a more joyful, energetic, purposeful life.

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

Common Questions

Does the acupuncture hurt?

The sterile, stainless steel, single-use needles are extremely thin, and they cause no pain because they are razor sharp and solid as opposed to hollow like a hypodermic needle your would find at your doctor’s office.

How long will it take to see results?

People often feel a shift after the very first treatment. Acupuncture is a very powerful way to regulate the neuroendocrine axis of the body – which is how the brain and central nervous system talk to the endocrine system. And, most patients see significant results within 6 – 12 weeks such as return of regular menstrual and ovulatory cycles, increased libido, and reduction of stress and other potential symptoms of YOUR cause of infertility.

Will I have to spend a lot of time coming in for treatments?

Most of our patients are able to get great results with once-weekly visits. We can discuss this in more detail at your free consultation.

Will I have to do some kind of horrible, super-restrictive detox or elimination diet?

NO WAY. We are here to set you up for success. We find the 2 or 3 “key leverage points” in your diet and work on those. No impossible to follow meal plans or detoxes here.

What are my chances of success?

Results vary, of course. That being said, well over 70% of our patients experience a return to regular cycles and a significant reduction in other symptoms of your cause of infertility. However, your situation is unique and once we meet with you we will be able to give you our best estimate of time and prognosis of outcome.

Will I learn self care techniques like meditation and special exercises that will help empower me to heal faster?

Certainly.  While we want to guide you every step of the way, we also want to empower you for this journey and all those following.  Our program is so effective because of its ability to connect the Body, Mind, and Spirit. We feel it is a very important part of every person’s healing for any condition.

Can natural medicine REALLY help my Infertility?

Absolutely. Your hormonal system – and your body as a whole – is capable of healing itself, especially when it has the nutritional support and specialized natural therapies we offer to help it get back on track. We’ve seen this happen in our clinic over and over with infertility and many other conditions.

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

About Us

Michael Hurley, L.Ac., Dipl. O.M., MSTOM

Michael is a compassionate, intuitive healer who is able to hold a special space for people to be relieved of pain, both physically and energetically, and help them into a place of relaxation where their body can begin to heal physically, emotionally, and spiritually. 

Michael also has a deep passion for Chinese Medicine. He holds a graduate degree, Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM), one of the top rated acupuncture schools in the country.

Tricia "Satya" Hurley, M.Ed., Reiki Master Teacher

Satya is an alchemist, teacher, and nurturing healer who finds the gifts inherent in every experience.  She knows first hand, the transformational power of holistic healing through Reiki, yoga, and mind-body medicine.

Since 2008, Satya has helped hundreds break free and reclaim their life.  She is a Reiki Master Teacher and holds a Master of Education from Antioch University New England. She also studied and lives yogic philosophy, energy healing philosophy,  Journeywork, and mindfulness.  She is especially passionate about helping those who have experienced trauma and those living with cancer.

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)

Cup of Life Healing Center
82 Washington Street, Ste. 2
Keene, NH 03431

Your initial consultation is free. Come meet us in person and learn more.

Or, just call 603-352-3625 and we'll be happy to answer your questions.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR COVID: Initial consults are conducted in person, via Zoom, or phone (your choice). So don't worry, we have you covered.

Read more: About Us | Testimonials and Success Stories

* Individual results vary. No guarantee of specific results is warranted or implied and your results will depend on many factors (full disclaimer)