What Every Woman Needs to Know About Pregnancy and Preeclampsia

The good news is that preeclampsia – a condition in which a pregnant woman develops high blood pressure and protein in the urine – is pretty rare. Only about 5% of all pregnancies become preeclamptic. The bad news is that the condition can be severe when left...

Is Acupuncture Safe During Pregnancy?

Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years on people of all ages, including pregnant women. We frequently recommend acupuncture as a safe prenatal treatment modality. Acupuncture has multiple benefits for pregnant women, including more physical ease, healthier...

7 Tips to Alleviate Morning Sickness

While the cause(s) of morning sickness are still a relative mystery, there are multiple solutions that have proven effective for the majority of women out there. Even if they don’t completely “cure” morning sickness, they can certainly help to take the edge off. And,...

5 of Our Favorite Pregnancy Websites

Pregnancy isn’t easy for everyone. Some of us feel overwhelmed and unsure of what to expect during this amazing time.  Lucky for you, there are lots of resources out there, including several great websites specific to pregnancy.Here is a list of 5 of our...

5 Fertility Boosting Facts

Are you ready to have a baby? Or, are you preparing to have a baby at some point in the relatively near future? Often, our patients’ lifestyles take a notable swing in the “healthy” direction when they find out they’re pregnant. However, here...