A DVD/download is now available which demonstrates acupressure techniques for labour.
Perfect for pregnant women and their partners, as well as health professionals working
with pregnant women.
For more information on the DVD click here.
These points lie along the creases of the hands where the fingers join the palm.
These are said to help release endorphins (the body's natural painkillers) into
Women can hold a small comb in the palm of their hand so that the teeth of the comb
are touching these points. They can then grip the comb during contractions, applying
pressure to the level that feels the most useful.