Pregnancy & Postpartum
Author: Dr. Maryam Mahanian, DTCM, RAc According to Chinese medicine, these are some of the steps new mothers can take to ensure they have the best diet for postpartum recovery. During pregnancy, the health of the mother is emphasized as it directly affects the growth and development of the fetus. In
3 DIY Acupressure Points to Start Labor Author: Dr. Maryam Mahanian, DTCM, RAc Are you past your due date and you can’t wait to have your baby? Learn these 3 easy DIY Acupressure points and give birth to your miracle baby! What Is Acupressure? Acupressure is essentially acupuncture without needles.
Author: Dr. Maryam Mahanian, DTCM, RAc 1. First & Foremost: Stay Hydrated! It’s essential to avoid dehydration as becoming even slightly dehydrated makes the nausea more intense. Some signs of dehydration are dry lips, feeling thirsty, less urinary output and dark yellow urine. It may be difficult to consume large
Author: Dr. Maryam Mahanian, DTCM, RAc In this video, learn about the foods to eat while you are pregnant so you have a healthy pregnancy. This is what I recommend to my pregnant patients who see me in my clinic. I believe you’re sure to find this video very useful!
Author: Dr. Maryam Mahanian, DTCM, RAc Acupuncture and Moxibustion are so effective at turning breech babies! In your pregnancy, the expectation is that your baby will move into a head-down position at about 34 to 36 weeks. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. Approximately 3 to 4% of babies end