Category Archives: Interesting Facts

Turns out the “stress” from labour is beneficial for the baby because it helps with lung maturation, improved sense of smell (important for breastfeeding), decreased obesity and higher cognitive function. Contractions are good for the baby!

Stress Deprivation in the Perinatal Period

Markham-Stouffville Hospital Opened The First Midwife Unit located IN Canadian Hospital

First hospital midwifery unit in Canada opens in July

TCM a.k.a The Emperor’s Medicine

Emperor

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is known as the “Emperor’s Medicine.” The goal of ancient Chinese Emperors was to live a long, healthy life and it was the responsibility of the court doctors (TCM physicians) to make that happen.
The strength of a TCM treatment lies in it’s ability to improve a patient’s quality of life and dramatically increase one’s vitality. This is why Chinese Medicine works so well to treat any kind of chronic condition such as arthritis, chronic pain, insomnia, fatigue, gynecological issues, migraine, depression, anxiety….and the list goes on.
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