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Pregnancy Support

Healthy mama, healthy babies…

At Bloom Integrative Health, we highly recommend acupuncture treatments before, during and after pregnancy!

Not only is acupuncture completely safe, but it is also every effective at treating most pregnancy related symptoms and conditions. Modern research shows that most birth related issues and conditions are often times completely preventable. Integrative medicine can increase the success rates of pregnancy to term and greatly influence the ultimate goal – beautiful healthy babies.

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Acupuncture treatment is effective for the following:

Pregnancy related conditions

    Morning sickness
    Back pain & Sciatica
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    Gestational Diabetes
    Pre-eclampsia: Hypertension
    Depression & Anxiety

3rd Trimester

    Breech presentation
    Labor welcoming for post due date

Post-partum conditions

    Depression & Anxiety
    Proper lactation
    Post operative healing

Exercise During Pregnancy

The Gyrotonic Expansion System® is a safe and gentle way to stay fit, mobile and healthy throughout your entire pregnancy! Dr. Dishman is trained in Prenatal Gyrotonic and has extensive experience working with pregnant mamas using Gyrotonic as a major exercise tool to maintain a connection to your core, and decrease pain and tension in the spine and joints as your body completely transforms throughout your pregnancy. She herself used Gyrotonic as a way to stay active during her twin pregnancy, as well as regain her figure and abdominal strength post partum.

Resource Links

    Baby Center: Track your pregnancy week by week and receive emails for you and your partner to read about the different developmental stages you and your baby are going through.
    Earth Mama Angel Baby: Safe, zero toxin, hospital recommended organic herbal products support mamas and babies through the entire miraculous birth process, from pregnancy through postpartum recovery, breastfeeding, baby care and beyond.
    The American Pregnancy Association: The APA is a national health organization committed to promoting reproductive and pregnancy wellness through education, research, advocacy and community awareness.