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Stay healthy naturally and give your baby the best start in life. Caring for your body during pregnancy is now more important than ever. Prepare for birth with natural products and therapies, suggested by our experts.

Infant Massage – why should I massage my baby

By |August 30th, 2021|Categories: Pregnancy and Child Birth|Tags: , |

Research shows us that our sense of touch develops in the time frame of as early as six to nine weeks’ gestation. During infant massage, parents rhythmically stroke their baby, forging the bonds of trust and security that are so important to their future development.

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Exercise in Pregnancy – Before, During and After

By |February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Pregnancy and Child Birth|Tags: , , |

Not so long ago a myth existed that exercise before and during pregnancy made childbirth more difficult. Thankfully nowadays most medical practitioners recommend exercise as part of a plan for fostering a healthy pregnancy and a healthy mom. In this article we will look at the three phases of pregnancy, i.e. before, during and after, and shed some light on what you should be doing as a pregnant exerciser.

From Here to Maternity – an introduction to aromatic pregnancy

By |November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Pregnancy and Child Birth|Tags: , , , , , |

Since my field of special interest is aromatic medicine, and I’ve assisted many patients in using essential oils appropriately during their pregnancy, I have a particular love for the use of natural aromatics in maternity care – before, during and after birth – preferably in the form of organic essential oils. An aromatherapeutic pregnancy and birth is an adventure of great delight in which as many women as possible should luxuriate.

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Keys to a Healthy Pregnancy

By |September 2nd, 2017|Categories: Pregnancy and Child Birth|Tags: , |

Optimal nutrition during pregnancy is the best way of promoting your baby’s growth and development. While the basic principles of healthy eating are the much the same as when you are not pregnant, a few nutrients deserve special attention. Adele Pelteret takes a look at the ones at the top of the list.

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