Pregnancy

A painless and peaceful pregnancy, is it possible?

Imagine a calm and peaceful time of growing a baby in your womb. It is tranquil and serene. Your feeling of love is truly overwhelming. Your thoughts are positive, loving, caring, and nurturing.

The wonders of growing a new being is an experience like no other.

Surely it could be better?

Are you experiencing pain, discomfort, anxiety and run-away emotions? Are you feeling exhausted and sick, wishing it was all over? Do you wonder how pregnancy could be this bad!?!? Are physical ailments and emotional roller coasters affecting the quality of your life … and possibly even your relationships?

The Magic of growing a baby

Let’s journey back to the land of peace and tranquillity, of the magic of growing a baby, of peace and love. How do you get there?

Pregnancy is indeed a magic time, and it can be painless and pleasant experience that develops the bond with your loved one even stronger. You don’t need to put up with the pain and discomfort, the whirlwind of emotions, exhaustion and the myriad of other conditions.

It is frustrating being told there is nothing to be done, that you just have to put up with it and it will resolve after birth. It is just a part of pregnancy. However there are simple and gentle techniques that may help improve your health and well-being during pregnancy.

Pregnancy is not a disease.

Pregnancy is not a disease. It is a natural biological process that we are are designed to do naturally. If you are in pain, or discomfort, it is your body’s way of telling you it needs some attention.

Using a number of tools from the wisdom of oriental therapies, and teachings from wise women from traditional societies, treatments involve simple and gentle techniques to help promote health and ease during pregnancy.

Ancient wisdom for women of today

There are a number of tools we can use that come to us from the wisdom of oriental therapies, and the teachings of wise women from traditional societies. My treatments involve these simple and gentle techniques that help promote health and ease during pregnancy.

You don’t need to put up with pain and discomfort, the whirlwind of emotions, and exhaustion. Acupuncture is a great addition to pregnancy care. To help ease stress, fatigue, pain and discomfort acupuncture is a suitable therapy. It is also used for birth preparation.

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