We now have an Acupuncture clinic at Pomegranate on Monday nights. You can receive expert care from one of several Registered Acupuncturists who are able to treat many discomforts and ailments in pregnancy as well as help promote better health for you and your baby. Currently, our Monday night clinic focuses on preparing your body for birth in the final weeks of pregnancy. But we also treat a long list of issues, such as nausea & vomiting in pregnancy,
A study has shown that having labour preparation acupuncture weekly from 36- 37 weeks until labour starts can have a 35% reduction of the number of inductions for women overall, for first time women this was reduced by 43% . There was a 31% reduction in epidural rate and a 32% reduction in caesarean sections. The acupuncture treats for any imbalances in the organ systems according to Chinese medicine, as well as help the baby to engage if need be, start to ripen the cervix, relax muscles and tendons and calm the mind.
For more information and Acupuncture clinic hours, please visit Who We Are – Acupuncturists