Allaying the doubts and fears which surround the most natural and yet probably the most traumatic experience a woman will go through, Pregnancy and Childbirth takes you step by step through conception, pregnancy, labour and the care of your baby. Calling upon a lifetime's experience in helping couples who have come to him following years of trying for a baby, Jan de Vries explains how he has helped them with either herbal or homoeopathic medicine, acupuncture or osteopathy. He describes how acupuncture can help, especially during labour, and provides advice for couples who have undergone severe stress when dealing with problems such as impotence, or feelings of inadequacy or rejection. What emerges from his extensive research is an overwhelming sense of hope in the wonder of nature and joy at the miracle of each new birth.Most likely causes are lack of physical exercise, chronic constipation, obesity, pregnancy, high blood pressure, ... High blood pressure can be caused by stress and nervous tension, smoking, too much salt in the food, kidney ... usually only diagnosed during a general check-up. ... can also cause an excessive loss of potassium and magnesium, the two minerals that help keep the blood pressure down.
|Title||:||Pregnancy and Childbirth|
|Author||:||Jan de Vries|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2011-06-10|