Accupucture/Chinese Medicine During Pregnancy
May 17, 2016•10 min
Whether it's your first, second or fifth time, being pregnant is amazing experience. But it is also very taxing on a woman's body.In Chinese medicine, acupuncture is believed to work by regulating the circulation of Qi (pronounced Chee and means vital energy). A key advantage of acupuncture during pregnancy is the help it provides to the digestive system. It can help soothe the digestive system to help with nausea, heartburn and constipation.Much like massage, acupuncture can reduce stress, anxiety and fatigue. It also helps relieve muscle and joint pain.Stefanie Beniek is here to explain the benefits of accupucture/Chinese medicine during pregnancy.