Practitioners

Acupuncture can be helpful for many of the discomforts of pregnancy, as well as for more serious medical conditions such as high blood pressure. It is also shown to improve success rates of in-vitro fertilization (IVF)!

Chiang Acupuncture Specialist
Chiang Yok-Wah, MBAcC

Shaw Centre #17-10
1 Scotts Road
Singapore 228208
tel: +65 6737-7390

An experienced acupuncturist who teaches at the acupuncture school in Singapore, Chiang Yok-Wah uses ear diagnosis and electro-stimulation of acupuncture points rather than hand stimulation. This is not a painful procedure! Sessions also include a few minutes of back and neck massage and cupping.

Chiropractic is a form of treatment that focuses on manipulation of the spine, where many discomforts and health problems originate.

Dr. Andrew Richard Ching
Arc of Life Chiropractic Centre 1,
Scotts Road, #24-12,
Shaw Centre,
Singapore 228208
tel: +65 6732-3323
www.ArcOfLifeChiropractic.com.sg

Webster technique for turning breech babies

Holistic Chiropractic
Dr Neil Stakes, M.chiro
Dr Lilly Stakes, M.Hom
Back II Life Pte Ltd

360 Orchard Road
#10-01A International Building
Singapore 238869
(next to Thai Embassy)
tel: +65 6235-1220
@ Email: info@b2life.com

Absolute Chiropractic
Dr. Brad H. Trease

2 Jurong East St 21
05-34 B/C IMM Building
Singapore
tel: +65 6899-3442
www.absolutechiropractic.com.sg

Active Chiropractic
Dr. Brett Van Norman

1 Orchard Blvd.
#07-01, Camden Medical Centre
Singapore
tel: +65 6836-0833
www.spine.sg

Webster technique for breech baby with extensive experience in pregnant women and newborn care

Family Health Chiropractic Clinic Pte Ltd
Dr. Kelvin Ng
Doctor of Chiropractic (USA, Summa Cum Laude)

9 Penang Rd, #07-14, Park Mall,
Singapore 238459
tel: +65 6336-7714
familyhealthchiro.sg

Dr. Kelvin Ng, also avidly known as "Uncle Kelvin" by his pediatric patients, is a native Singaporean chiropractor. He received his chiropractic training in USA and graduated with top honor (Summa Cum Laude). As a father to a 2 year old, Dr Ng recognizes the importance of chiropractic care for pregnant women and children. Dr. Ng is trained to provide chiropractic care to people of all ages, including babies, infants and children and is certified in the Webster Technique by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association to provide chiropractic care to pregnant women.

He is also a professional member of the Singapore Chiropractic Association, which maintains the only professional register of qualified chiropractors to assure members of the public that their chiropractor is trained to the internationally recognized education standard, and agrees to practice within the association's code of ethics, practice and advertising. Dr Ng prefers his pediatric patients to call him "Uncle Kelvin" so as to remove any fearful memories they may have had at their medical doctors' visit. Dr Ng writes regularly for Todaysmotherhood.com and is a regular speaker at companies.

Kissun Chiropractic
Dr Kissun, 55 Siglap Road #02-09, Siglap Centre,
Singapore 455871
Tel: +65 6243 2191
@ Email: info@kissun.co
Web Site: www.kissun.co

Life Chiropractic Centre
Dr Jesse Timm,
17 Joo Chiat Place,
Singapore, 427747.
Phone: 6346 4072
Fax: 9012 7701
@ Email: info@lifechirocentre.com
Web Site: www.lifechirocentre.com

An extemely gentle form of therapy involving using the practitioner's hands to direct energy flow for healing. Can often be helpful for babies having trouble breastfeeding.

Lightstreams Holistic Health Care
Dr Nancy Schrauth,
Elder Chiropractic Clinic,
180 Bencoolen Street, #02-19 The Bencoolen
Singapore, 189646
Tel: 6734 8584
@ Email: dr.nancy.schrauth@gmail.com
Web Site: www.lightstreamschiropractic.com

Wellness Integrated
Adida Shahab,
3 Simei Street 3 #03-17, Tower 2A, Eastpoint Green,
Singapore 529891
(opposite Changi General Hospital)
Tel: +65 9742 6791
@ Email: adidacst@yahoo.com.sg
Web Site: www.craniosacralsingapore.com

Keeping fit eases pregnancy discomforts and prepares the body for labour and for the demands of looking after a new baby!

The Body Temple

Suzanne Bocking
Karine Gauthier
Sophie Quilley
tel: +65 9100-8714

Specialists in women's fitness, with training programs tailored to suit each woman's individual needs. Includes the "Yummy Mummy" program, a pre- and post-natal training program. All programs include nutritional guidance, bi-monthly newsletters, and much more.

Relying on the "Law of Similars" that treats "like with like," homeopathy dilutes a range of substances so much that only the "essential property" remains. Substances are chosen that in larger doses would actually produce the symptoms at hand, but in homeopathic doses, cures them.

Back to Life
Lilly Leong, homeopathic physician

360 Orchard Road
International Building #10-01a
Singapore
tel: +65 6235-1220
web: www.b2life.com

Gary Jackson
Naturopath

3 Greendale Ave
Singapore
tel: +65 6463-7100

Gary practices herbal medicine, homeopathy, cranial-sacral therapy, reiki, and other therapies.

Centre for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Pallavi V. Dialani, homeopath

Osteopathic Treatment Centre
Tanglin Shopping Centre #06-15/17
tel: +65 6734-6440
web: www.complementarymedicine.com.sg

Balanced Living,
Dana Heather
Naturopath, Homeopath

tel: +65 6762-8029
email: dana@balancedlivingasia.com
web: www.balancedlivingasia.com

Medical Herbalist
Melanie Kulkarni, Naturopath, Reflexologist and Medical Herbalist

tel: +65 9117-9380
email: melanie@purehealth.com.sg
web: www.purehealth.com.sg

A method of bypassing your learned defenses and automatic associations to help reduce anxiety and allow profound relaxation. Not at all the stage-show act where people do silly things: you are in control at all times.

ParentLink
Di Bustamante

tel:

Naturopathy encompasses a wide range of holistic treatment methods, including herbs, homeopathy, dietary planning, and supplements.

Balanced Living,
Dana Heather
Naturopath, Homeopath

tel: +65 6762-8029 email: dana@balancedlivingasia.com
web: www.balancedlivingasia.com

Pure Health
Melanie Kulkarni, Naturopath, Reflexologist and Medical Herbalist

Tel: +65 9117-9380
@ Email: melanie@purehealth.com.sg
Web Site: www.purehealth.com.sg

Eating healthfully helps your baby grow, keeps your body strong, and prepares you for labour and for the demands of life with a new baby!

Balanced Living,
Dana Heather
Naturopath, Homeopath

tel: +65 6762-8029 email: dana@balancedlivingasia.com
web: www.balancedlivingasia.com

Pure Health
Melanie Kulkarni, Naturopath, Reflexologist and Medical Herbalist

Tel: +65 9117-9380
@ Email: melanie@purehealth.com.sg
Web Site: www.purehealth.com.sg

Osteopathy focuses on the spine, like chiropractic, but also uses soft-tissue work such as massage and pressure point release to correct misalignments and provide relief from aches and pains.

The Osteopathic Centre@Body with Soul
Paul Bell, BSc (Hons) Osteopathy, Reg. Osteopath (U.K.)
44 Rochester Park
tel: +65 6779-0660
web: www.bodywithsoul.com/osteopathy.php

Virginia Tang,
Australian Registered Osteopath

Osteopathic Health Care Pte Ltd
8 Biomedical Grove #01-01/02
Neuros@The Biopolis
Singapore 138665
tel: +65 6464 2087
web: www.osteopathichealthcare.com.sg

Osteopathy & Podiatry Centre
583 Orchard Rd
#06-03 Forum (Office Tower)
Singapore, 238884
tel: 6734 4236
fax: 6734 4237
email: info@osteopathy-podiatry.com
web: www.osteopathy-podiatry.com

Problems with the feet can cause problems all the way up the body. Podiatry can help correct all sorts of difficulties so your feet can carry you throughout your day.

Osteopathy & Podiatry Centre
583 Orchard Rd
#06-03 Forum (Office Tower)
Singapore, 238884
tel: 6734 4236
fax: 6734 4237
email: info@osteopathy-podiatry.com
web: www.osteopathy-podiatry.com

Sometimes your personal circumstances might mean you are struggling emotionally during pregnancy or after the birth. Psychological counselling or support for relationship problems, depression, dealing with loss, or many other challenges can help enormously.

Goslings
Karen Gosling, BA (Social Work), MSASW
199A Thomson Road
Goldhill Centre, Novena
Singapore
tel: +65 6256-7710

Confidential counselling in whatever way works for you: in person, by telephone, by email, or via the web. Goslings is experienced helping people with a wide range of coping strategies and methods to make positive change.

All in the Family Counselling
www.allinthefamilycounselling.com

All in the Family Counselling is dedicated to providing the highest quality of counseling services for individuals and families in Singapore. Each client is assisted in reaching their maximum potential for well-being. All in the Family Counselling works to contribute to the community through affordable workshops, support groups and educational talks.

Balanced Living,
Dana Heather
Naturopath, Homeopath

tel: +65 6762-8029
email: dana@balancedlivingasia.com
web: www.balancedlivingasia.com

An ancient art that uses movement, pressure, and stretching especially of the feet to stimulate points corresponding to areas elsewhere in the body.

RJ Reflexology
Jospehine Tan
tel: +65 6256-7700 (phones turned off between 12 and 2PM)

Serenity Cove
Holland Village Shopping Centre
211 Holland Ave., #03-45-46-47
Singapore
tel: +65 6466-6335

Reiki originated in Japan as a healing and health-promoting practice based on using the hands to focus the "life force energy" all people are believed to have.

Looking good and having a bit of pampering is something every pregnant woman can enjoy!

Candis Stauch

tel: +65 9106-7003

Candis is a professionally trained beauty therapist who does massage, waxing, pedicures, manicures and facials. Best part is, she comes to you!