There are a bunch of applications for acupuncture in women’s health, including during pregnancy for nausea, labor and delivery, and even turning a breach. In this brief video from CNN, a woman in Texas gets acupuncture from her OB/GYN for nausea during pregnancy. Check it out here
One-third of all American adults are taking care of their ill or disabled relatives and that number is expected to grow. Seventy percent of caregivers are women. These are simply statistics, but what we don’t see or hear much about is support for the caregivers themselves. ABC News recently had a short, but poignant, piece on this subject, and I felt it was an appropriate subject to share. To read the artice, click here. The article’s heading, “Wife Slips Into Madness As Husband Dies of Brain Tumor”, is a bit dramatic, but the content is sound and a propos.