wewomen Newsletter

Preparing for the birth: Alternative methods

Article in images

 - Preparing for the birth: Alternative methods
The traditional way of preparing for the birth of your child involves getting to know the different stages of pregnancy and preparing yourself for the big moment so that you know exactly what you’re going through at every step.

But there are also different approaches, some of which are extremely popular at the moment: haptonomy, sophrology, acupuncture, prenatal singing and fascia therapy, to name a few…  

If it all sounds a bit Greek to you, we’ve compiled a guide to some alternative methods. They are not intended to replace traditional birthing methods in any way; what they can do is complement traditional methods for an easier pregnancy and delivery.  



Sarah Horrocks
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
SAG Awards 2014: Stars on the red carpetCelebrity silver foxes: hot men with grey hair
Interview with Eva Mendes: 2012 The Ultimate Mid Length Hairstyles
Latest… 2016/10/27
Travelling while pregnant
Everything you need to know about your waters breaking
A difficult mother daughter relationship?
Water birth: Is it right for you?
See all Parenting guides
Child immunization - Dr Miriam Stoppard tells us what she thinks
See all Parenting videos