Home stretch! This week Dr. Christine and I will start with stronger labor acupuncture treatments. Today, I'm one week from the due date - but you know, babies are rarely born on their actual due date so I have no expectations.Read More
Many times we get mamas-to-be who come in at 39....40....41+ weeks because they are approaching an induction date and want desperately to avoid a medical induction. Acupuncture is often mentioned as something that can help speed things along - and I've seen it to be quite effective (within 24 hours of treatment even!!!!).Read More
I'm definitely spoiling myself during pregnancy. Lucky for me, I have a great network of wellness providers, so right now I'm alternating weekly massage and acupuncture treatments (no ankle swelling yet!).
I love massage - it's great for relieving tension and helps with common pregnancy complaints such as back pain and sciatica. It also improves lymphatic flow - to reduce swelling.Read More