Pregnancy Acupuncture

Holistic Pregnancy Support by Acupuncture

Firstly, congratulations on the new journey of your life! It is a time worth celebrating and indulging in a rigorous self-care routine. However, it can also be a tiring journey with morning sickness, body aches, or fatigue. As your body changes, it can also lead to health issues that need to be addressed. Acupuncture for pregnancy is a holistic treatment that can support you through this phase. No drugs, non-invasive, and no side-effects - acupuncture is as relaxing as getting a massage. Regular acupuncture sessions, can help your body will be able to cope with the pressures of pregnancy better.

Health and Healing Wellness Centre offer pregnancy acupuncture from experienced acupuncturists centrally located in Brisbane's northside. For more information on how acupuncture can benefit your pregnancy, contact us.

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07 3857 8887

Pregnancy Acupuncture Experts Brisbane

Our practitioners will personalise the treatment according to you and your body. The first step in the treatment would be to understand:

  • Your symptoms and when they occur
  • What makes your symptoms better and worse
  • Your lifestyle and diet

Common health problems during pregnancy

  • Morning sickness
  • Headaches
  • Body pain especially in the neck or back
  • High blood pressure
  • Risk of thyroid or gestational diabetes
  • Anaemia
  • Anxiety and depression
  • UTI and Vaginal Thrush
  • Indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Infections

Each pregnancy is different, that’s why our experienced acupuncturists will discuss your needs and then decide a course of action. Acupuncture offers immense holistic benefits during the pregnancy period. However, it doesn’t replace your obstetrician or midwife. Acupuncture during pregnancy can help alleviate many of the common issues. It is a natural, drug-free treatment enabling you to be better prepared for a natural birth.

Benefits of acupuncture during pregnancy

Acupuncture is a beneficial and effective method to alleviate many pregnancy symptoms. Various studies have highlighted the benefits of acupuncture.

Here are some of the advantages of getting acupuncture done during pregnancy.

  • Helps the body get ready for labour
  • Release of hormones like oxytocin for inducing natural labour
  • Softening of the cervix
  • Reduces the symptoms of morning sickness, body aches, etc.
  • Balances the yin and yang and Qi (life force)

Why we are the best acupuncture providers in Brisbane

  • We value our relationship with the clients.
  • Our approach to your health is holistic and focuses on both the physical and mental health.
  • Our naturopath Tina and Chinese medicine practitioner Greg have over 30 years of experience in this field.
  • Health and Healing Wellness Centre is one of the largest holistic health clinics in Brisbane.

When can you start acupuncture during pregnancy?

Acupuncture can be started at any stage of the pregnancy. It is advisable to start weekly visits in the first trimester to ease the symptoms you are facing. In the first two trimesters, our focus will be on your comfort and health. In the last trimester, we will prepare your body for delivery.

Pregnancy Acupuncture Brisbane - Health and Healing Wellness Centre

At Health and Healing Wellness Centre, our trained acupuncturists provide a positive and caring environment with advice and treatment to guide you through this beautiful journey. For more information, call us on 07 3186 0587 or complete the appointment request form .

Our Acupuncture Therapists

Greg Bantick

Acupuncture,Fertility & Pregnancy Care,Pain Management,Remedial Massage,Stress Management,Traditional Chinese Medicine,Womens Health

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency - Chinese Medicine Board of Australia

Greg Bantick has been in practice since 1975 in a wide variety of clinical settings. He has particular interests in dermatology, digestive, mood and auto-immune disorders.

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Tina White

Anti-Ageing,Acupuncture,Biomesotherapy,Energetic Facial Release,Fertility & Pregnancy Care,Iridology,Naturopathy,Nutritional Medicine

Tina has over 30 year’s clinical practice in natural therapies. As a practitioner in naturopathy and acupuncture, Tina has remarkable insight coupled with a caring nature and is a beacon of hope for those she cares for.
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ACUPUNCTURE FAQ

Acupuncture and Pregnancy
Although pregnancy is a wonderful time of life, women can also experience a range of uncomfortable and sometimes painful symptoms throughout their pregnancy and following the birth of their child. There are a range of treatments that can be used to assist pregnant women with t...
How does acupuncture work?
Although you have likely heard about acupuncture before, do you know how it actually works? Acupuncture works on specific points of your body to address issues you are experiencing. If you would like to know more, keep reading or give Health & Healing Wellness a call o...
Does acupuncture hurt?
Most people that seek treatment at our acupuncture clinic say that the treatment is virtually pain-free, less painful than having a single hair pulled out. The sensations that follow an acupuncture treatment will vary depending on your treatment and pressure points. Speak to our acup...

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