Taking the time to prepare your body for labor can optimize fetal position, reduce interventions and shorten active labor times
Acupuncture has received lots of attention over the years for it’s success in supporting and promoting the natrual onset of labor. It’s an amazing way for women to support themselves in those last few weeks of pregnancy. Honestly, labor preparation treatments are one of my very favorite parts of my job! What many women don’t know is that receiving regular acupuncture treatment in the weeks leading up do delivery, carries with it a whole host of benefits that go far beyond encouraging labor. Here are a few:
To best support women in the last few weeks of pregnancy, I created the Labor Preparation Package that includes pampering yourself while encouraging labor to begin naturally and progress smoothly and optimally when your baby and body are ready. This package is perfect for you if you are approaching your 37th week of pregnancy and you want to do everything you can to take care of yourself in the weeks leading up to birth in order to support the most efficient birth possible. Here’s what the package includes:
This all inclusive package is $649.00. To purchase a package, please call the front desk at (617) 714-5333 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to learn more about what labor preparation teatments entail? Watch the video below where I explain exactly what I focus on during treatments to best prepare you for a healthy birth.
If you are past your 37th week of pregnancy, the above package might not be the best fit for you but it’s certainly not too late! I encourage women in the weeks leading up to your due date to come in for treatment. Our goals will always be to prepare your body for labor to increase chances of labor beginning spontaneously and naturally as well as decrease the need for interventions.
If you are approaching 39+ weeks, your water has broken but you are not experiencing contractions or your healthcare providers are anxious to get things moving in the next few days, I also provide individual treatments to encourage the natural onset of labor and/or better prepare you for a medical induction.