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Traditional Chinese Medicine is a natural, gentle healthcare approach that can help with every stage of pregnancy health and life development. In aiding with preparation and planning for a family, maintaining a healthy pregnancy and childbirth, preventing children from becoming ill, treating illness quickly and effectively as it manifests before serious illness can develop, and providing families with the opportunity to live long, healthy, happy lives! Visit our pregnancy health website to help answer you questions about acupuncture in fertility and pregnancy.
Christina, I just wanted to say thank you so much for all your support and help through our journey. I still recommend you and Whole Family Health all the time!! I am a true “believer” in acupuncture and all the benefits it comes with! I know I will be back one day 🙂 Thank you!S Read More
Cecil, I just wanted to msg you to let you know I had my baby. We are all healthy and home and i just wanted to thank you for all that you did and helping my labor progress. In the end things didn’t exactly turn out as planned, but I’m certain the acupuncture helped get my labor going.
I also appreciate you coming in and meeting me on the weekends to help. I will definitely be recommending your services to other ladies needing help. Again. Thanks! You’re great!
I wanted to say thank you once again to you & your team for helping us get through this is pregnancy with a positive outcome.R Read More
I had my massage with Jules this afternoon. She was very good, gentle but thorough. I would recommend her to anyone!M Read More
I just wanted to share this quick, for those of you struggling with sickness in pregnancy. I’m currently 13 weeks pregnant with baby #3. With 1 & 2 I struggled through HG and honestly wished my babies away. It was awful. With my son (#2) I lost 33lbs between 6-12 weeks pregnant, and I looked like death when the vomiting finally stopped. I went on to have a successful home birth, but promised myself if I ever got pregnant again I would do things totally different. After 18 months of trying to get pregnant (with him), I went for my first round of acupuncture and 3 weeks later I was pregnant. Acupuncture DEFINITELY works for me. So when we found out I was pregnant this time, I immediately jumped into weekly acupuncture. I was feeling gross, but no vomiting. I could still function and parent my other 2 kids. Around 8 weeks I missed my appointment, and the following night, I puked. The day after was 5x. By the time I got in for an appointment 6 days later I was up to 15x a day, and already down 7lbs. Went in for a treatment, and nothing for 3 days. Fast forward to today, 13 weeks, and HOPING I am at the end of puke fest, but I can honestly say I only survived because of acupuncture. This hasn’t been an easy trimester (it rarely is for anyone!) I still vomit every once in awhile, but I am in shock that I am not in the hospital. Acupuncture has totally changed the game for me. If you’re in the Edmonton area, I highly recommend Cecil at Whole Family Health. I don’t know how he does it, but the guy is a friggen wizard. Hopefully this can help another struggling mama!D Read More