At the Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF — The Albany Center, we provide compassionate care before, during and after your pregnancy to create and maintain measurable, positive changes in the health of you and your baby. Our Pregnancy Health and Wellness Services are proven to reduce the physical and psychological symptoms that are often present during the pregnancy journey. Our clinical staff is here to provide emotional support and physical care that can truly make a difference.
Acupuncture for Pregnancy
Acupuncture stimulates the body’s ability to resist or overcome illnesses and conditions by correcting imbalances. Studies show that acupuncture is a safe and effective way to reduce common pregnancy symptoms. Common conditions treated by our acupuncturists include fatigue, depression, anxiety, nausea & vomiting, back pain, heart burn and breech position.
Counseling for Pregnancy
The pregnancy process is an exciting time in a woman’s life ““ but it also can pose unexpected challenges. Many women may have feelings of being anxious, sad, stressed, or irritable. The Domar Center counselors provide invaluable personalized counseling to individuals and couples before, during and after pregnancy. Our counselors provide services for a wide range of pregnancy concerns, including emotional support, coping skills, depression, anxiety and relationship issues.
Nutrition for Pregnancy
A healthy diet is vital if you’re pregnant or planning a pregnancy. Eating healthfully during pregnancy will help your baby develop and grow, and will keep you fit and well. A good balance of highly nutritious foods, the right dietary supplements, and physical activity is recommended. Our nutritionist provides personalized guidance for an optimal nutritional diet, management of healthy weight, and supervision of pregnancy-related conditions such as gestational diabetes.