Birth Preparation + Baby Position + Breech Baby + Cervical Ripening + Induction of Labor + General

Breech Presentation In order for labour to start and to be efficient, the baby needs to be low and engaged and the cervix needs to become soft. Research has shown that cervical ripening treatments encourages your body to be open and ready for labour, that you will...
Cervical Ripening Acupuncture treatments preformed at week 37, 38, 39 and 40 weeks, have been studied and the research indicates that the baby becomes engaged in an anterior position, the cervix softens and dilates, and women go into labour within 4 days of their due...
Labour Induction If you find your self past your due date by 1 week and 2 days, your care provider will probably start a conversation about medical inductions. Medical inductions may be necessary but are not with out risk and potential complications. Acupuncture can...
Doula 101 Doula 101 The profound mystery and spirituality of birth can never be understood with the mind, they are known through the heart. Thus, it is the Doula and her heart which ‘mother’ the mother when needed, allowing her to step outside of her...
Research Articles on Acupuncture and Pregnancy Research Articles on Acupuncture and Pregnancy Acupuncture for Labour (labor...
Breech Baby Breech Baby If your baby is in the breech position it means that its bottom is lying in the pelvis instead of its head. This occurs in 3-4% of full term pregnancies; in most cases, a breech baby will turn itself before birth, sometimes as late as week 40. IF...
Medical Care & Tests Conventional Pregnancy Care As soon as you find out that you are pregnant, it is vital that you call your health care practitioner to set up an appointment. Proper prenatal care will ensure that you optimize your chances of having a healthy baby. It is also very important to...
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