Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Clinic

Oriental Medicine and Pregnancy


Acupuncture and Chinese herbs are safely and effectively used during pregnancy for a variety of problems that can occur from the first trimester to labor and delivery. At a time when it is often best to avoid pharmaceutical medications, natural remedies and treatment modalities can be a good choice when stronger intervention is not necessary. Women who receive acupuncture throughout their pregnancy often experience easier deliveries and a quicker recovery afterwards.

Oriental medicine has a long history of helping women stay healthy and energetic during their pregnancy, helping them to grow healthy babies, and treating obstetric problems such as: