What Is The Big Deal About C-Section? Does Natural Birth Really Matter?

Birth can be a challenging and traumatic event. In 2015, the Ministry of Health Maternity Report shows that one-third of women had a “normal birth”, a spontaneous labour without obstetrical … Continue reading What Is The Big Deal About C-Section? Does Natural Birth Really Matter?

Chinese Medicine Healthy Pregnancy Tips

How to take care of you and your growing babe in utero? During pregnancy increased mineral and nutritional demands are placed on the body. Here are some ways to be … Continue reading Chinese Medicine Healthy Pregnancy Tips

Acupuncture Birth Induction

Many women in Auckland are aware of the benefits of acupuncture during pregnancy, such as preventing miscarriage, keeping mother and baby relaxed and calm along with treating mild side effects … Continue reading Acupuncture Birth Induction

Acupuncture: Pregnancy Swelling & Fluid Retention

Why Do Pregnant Women Retain Water? Oedema or fluid retention is a common side effect of pregnancy, no doubt with a baby pressing on all your vital organs and lymph … Continue reading Acupuncture: Pregnancy Swelling & Fluid Retention

Acupuncture For C-Section Scars Improve Healing & Reduce Numbness

Having a caesarean section (c-section) can be a traumatic experience, especially if has been an emergency. Learn more about having a more gentle caesarean here. The good news is that … Continue reading Acupuncture For C-Section Scars Improve Healing & Reduce Numbness

Acupuncture Birth Preparation

Preparing to bring your baby into the world is a new and exciting time, every time! In your last trimester there are some great ways for you to strengthen and … Continue reading Acupuncture Birth Preparation