Acupuncture performed by an experienced practitioner is not only safe during all three trimesters, but it also helps support a healthy pregnancy and may help with the following:

  • Nausea

  • Heartburn

  • Anxiety

  • Insomnia

  • Constipation

  • Headaches

  • Migraines

  • Fatigue

  • Back pain and Sciatica

  • Water retention

  • Preventing some types of miscarriage

  • Encouraging a breech baby to turn

  • Encouraging the onset of labor


After delivery, during the postpartum time, acupuncture and Chinese herbs can also assist women in recovering, healing, and providing for their baby by supporting the following:

  • Post partum depression

  • Anxiety

  • Back and hip pain

  • Wrist pain (DeQuervain's Tendonitis)

  • Lactation support

  • Urinary problems

  • Pelvic floor issues

  • Constipation

  • Insomnia

  • Hormone balance