Every pregnant woman deserves to be under the best care during their entire term of pregnancy. At HIWHC, we offer a wide range of pre-birth and post-birth care programs to ensure optimal support to both mom and baby! We advocate women to modify their diet and lifestyle throughout pregnancy to ensure healthy babies and efficient births.
The experiences of pregnancy and birth have a profound and lifelong influence on women and their families. At Nurture, our goal is to support your journey through pregnancy with our unique integrative therapies. Acupuncture, Nutrition, Osteopathy, Chiropractic care – just to name a few services are tailored to your individual needs.
Ontario offers many choices of medical care during pregnancy, birth and beyond. Families can choose from Obstetricians, General Practitioners and Midwives. It is important to choose which medical caregiver(s) you want attending your birth as it is going to be one of the most important days of your life. Here are some options available through midwifery:
There are great benefits to using traditional Chinese medicine during a pregnancy and during the postnatal period to prevent any disharmonies from developing. It is very common to see women presenting with a range of deficiency problems that originated or worsened following the birth of a child.
For many women, pregnancy can be a very uncomfortable experience. First, there are the initial hormonal changes and morning sickness; the feeling of being on an emotional roller-coaster for no good reason whatsoever and the unusual food cravings at all hours of the day.