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How To Use Acupressure To Induce Labor
Maternity or Labor Acupressure
Maternity acupressure, also known as labor or pregnancy acupressure, is an ancient all natural holistic method that can make childbirth easier for both the mother and the baby. It gives pregnant women an option to induce labor in a safe and natural way and is a wonderful technique to lessen labor pains without having to resort to drugs.
Acupressure is an ancient healing art that has been effectively used by millions of people all around the world for more than 5000 years. It's based on the same ideas and principles as acupuncture, but uses finger pressure instead of needles. It involves the application of pressure onto specific, sensitive points along the body. No pills, drugs, stimulants or needles are involved - it's safe for both the mother and the baby.
Maternity acupressure is specifically intended to be used for improving childbirth experience. In Asian countries it has been used for thousands of years. Because of the amazing results, it's becoming more and more popular in the Western world as well. With basic instructions it can be safely used at home.
Labor acupressure has been proven to be effective in inducing labor naturally by helping in descending the baby, ripening and dilating the cervix, and making the contractions more frequent and successful. It is one of the most effective natural labor inducing remedies known today.
The Benefits Of Using Maternity Acupressure
Maternity acupressure can help you:
- Induce labor naturally without all the usual drugs
- Lessen labor pains and discomfort
- Strengthen contractions
- Help you dilate better
- Keep you more calm and relaxed
- Turn a posterior baby
- Stop nausea and vomiting
Overall, using labor acupressure maximizes the probability of having a normal complications-free birth.
Want to learn how to use acupressure to induce labor? It's a simple technique that is very easy to master. All you need are some basic instructions.