Through each trimester, steps are taken to ensure optimal nutrition and energy for both mom and baby. Pre-labour counselling, nutritional support and acupuncture are provided to facilitate a smooth and safe delivery. Once baby is born, the NatCan team can provide newborn baby care and our Naturopathic Doctors can provide lactation support, and paediatric support to ensure a healthy and thriving infant.
How can Naturopathic Medicine help during pregnancy?
- Common Concerns such as nausea, constipation, backache, heartburn, hypertension, leg cramps, as well as overall wellness check-ups that include exercise and nutritional counselling.
- Post-dates Pregnancy: often a combination of homeopathics, botanical remedies and acupuncture can prevent a hospitalized induction.
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Post partum: episiotomy healing, energy tonification, prevention of infection, after-pains, cesarean scar prevention and minimization with acupuncture, support for post-partum depression/anxiety.
- Breastfeeding: thrush, sore nipples, cracked nipples, low milk production, clogged ducts, engorgement, mastitis