Tag Archives: pregnancy

Recurrent Miscarriage

Recurrent Miscarriage

Recurrent Miscarriage Miscarriage refers to the loss of an embryo or fetus spontaneously during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy.  It is estimated that 10-25% of all pregnancies end in miscarriage. Further, a woman who has already suffered a miscarriage is at a slightly elevated risk of having another miscarriage.  These numbers point to the  Read more »

Morning Sickness

Morning Sickness

Morning Sickness There are many early signs of pregnancy, such as fatigue, swollen or tender breasts, backaches, headaches, frequent urination, and bloating but one of the more obvious symptoms declaring pregnancy is nausea.  Oh, morning sickness!  If you’ve been trying to conceive for a while you may welcome this sensation of feeling nauseated and queasy  Read more »

Prepare for Labor

Prepare for Labor

Acupuncture In Pregnancy Acupuncture is an excellent way to help your body prepare for labor.  Weekly sessions during the final month of pregnancy, beginning around week 36, can help prepare the mother for an efficient childbirth.  I mean really, labor isn’t something we need to draw out! In fact, research has shown that first time  Read more »