Acupuncture and pregnancy
Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese technique whereby thin needles are used on various points on your body. These needles stimulate the energy balance and energy flow in your body. Our acupuncturist, Daniela, will determine the placement of the needles based on your specific issues. Correct application of the needles restores the energy balance in your body.
Hoping to start or expand your family? Acupuncture can help restore your hormone balance. It promotes follicle development, improves blood flow to the uterus and reduces stress. Acupuncture can also be combined with a fertility trajectoty.
Preperation for birth
An acupuncture session can also help prepare you for the birth of your baby. In this case, you can schedule your first appointment around 35 weeks’ gestation. This treatment can increase your energy level and promote relaxation. It also softened the cervix. Research has shown that acupuncture can reduce the pain associated with labour as well as the decrease the duration of labour and prevent delayed labour. Approximately 4 treatments are required.