Pre-natal or pregnancy massage is designed to support the
mother-to-be as she experiences the physical and emotional changes
that accompany pregnancy. Pre-natal massage is also considered a
good alternative for pain management, where the option for
medication may be limited. During a pre-natal massage, the
expectant mother is placed in a comfortable position and is
supported with pillows and padding. This ensures a safe experience
for both Mom and baby.
Found to relieve stress, pre-natal massage also assists in the
reducing swelling of the hands and feet, and relieving aches and
pain commonly related to pregnancy. Massage also provides the
benefit of human touch, found to reduce anxiety and promote comfort
and emotional support.
Massage is generally not recommended in the first trimester and
also may not be recommended if you have certain complications or
conditions. It is best to consult your doctor for a referral for
massage therapy when expecting to ensure safety for both mother and
Please call 753-3372 to make an appointment today.
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