Pregnancy
Acupuncture for birth preparation
Acupuncture for birth preparation
24 Oct, 2018

Acupuncture is commonly recommended as a method of starting the birthing process moving for women who have passed their due date in pregnancy. With a reputation for being able to gently encourage the body to begin it’s work, the popularity of acupuncture as an induction method is rising. 

Plant Based Eating and Pregnancy
Plant Based Eating and Pregnancy
28 Jun, 2018

Plant-Based Eating and Pregnancy – 4 Steps to a Healthy Bub

A plant-based diet is a diet based on foods derived from plants (e.g. fruit, vegetables, nuts, wholegrains, legumes) and generally contains little, if any animal products. Recent research has highlighted the health benefits of a plant-based diet, including its link with reducing risk of chronic disease, diabetes and some cancers. However there can potentially be some nutritional and health risks with following this eating pattern during pregnancy.