Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is rooted in the ancient philosophy of Taoism and dates back more than 5,000 years. Underlying the practice of TCM is a unique view based on the ancient Chinese perception of humans as microcosms of the larger, surrounding universe—interconnected with nature and subject to its forces. In the TCM view, a vital energy or life force called Qi circulates in the body through a system of pathways called meridians. Health is an ongoing process of maintaining balance and harmony in the circulation of Qi
During the nine-month period of pregnancy the mother is physically and spiritually the vessel into which the unborn baby is placed, and so your state of health in every way is of the greatest importance. According to TCM, the baby inherits Inborn Qi from the parents. Inborn Qi is an individual’s energy foundation; it determines the baby’s basic constitution (physical and mental) and governs his or her growth and development.
To gift your baby with a strong constitution and the foundation for a lifetime of good health, ISIS offers you within the physical preparation a powerful practice based on Taoist principles. This safe and effective healing modality stimulates the acupuncture points along the meridians, encourages the life force energy to flow continuously within your body and to the baby. The practice releases energy blocks and generates the secretion of Endorphins, the body’s own powerful, natural relaxants. This enhancement of your health, energy and well-being has a direct positive influence on the development of your baby in the womb, as it provides him with a healthy stress-free environment to thrive. Once your birthing day arrives, Endorphins will serve you best, as they bring you into heighten state of tranquil and relaxation, allowing the birth to proceed smoothly and easy.
A Regular balancing practice throughout pregnancy is highly effective in calming morning sickness and treating insomnia. Fatigue, headaches, heartburn, constipation, nausea or vomiting, swelling, cramps and more are decreased and even eliminated, and this are just a few of the innumerable benefits.
Additionally, Routine practice can reduce the chances of the necessity of medical intervention during birth which can often proceed from procedures such as turning a breech baby and a medically induced labor.
For a smoother pregnancy and healthier baby, enjoy this gentle practice, which boosts your energy and makes you feel lighter, brighter, calmer and more focused.