Pregnancy is an exciting time in life. The anticipation of a new addition to the family is a major change to life and body. In many cultures throughout history, pregnant women are seen as goddesses for their ability to create life, honored for their ability to hold and nurture another life within their body. Likewise, throughout history, women have been nurtured with touch during their pregnancies, to aid with discomfort and ensure the good positioning of the baby.
This can also be a stressful time for you as an expectant mother. Like most women, you may be working in your career throughout your pregnancy, or busy with other children and/or family members, and along with the physiological changes taking place within your body, you are busy readying your home and adjusting your lifestyle in order to care for this new life. Continue reading “Pregnancy Massage: A Holistic Approach to Pre-Natal Care”