Prebirth Acupuncture

Happy pregnant woman looking at her belly - isolated

Acupuncture can be used safely throughout pregnancy and in may be used in preparation for labour from 34 weeks onwards. Pre-birth acupuncture treatment may be helpful in a number of ways including:

  • Turning a breech baby
  • Easing the nausea associated with pregnancy
  • Relieving back and pelvic pain in preparation for an active birth
  • Reducing the likelihood of needing a medical induction or other interventions
  • Supporting cervical ripening

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