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Moxibustion for Malposition of the Fetus (Breech presentation)

Moxa at acupoint UB67

Moxibustion can be used to help turn a noncephalic presenting fetus into correct birthing position and reduce the chance of a cesarean section.

Moxa Treatment is done daily for 11 days in the comfort of you own home in addition to acupuncture treatments done at the clinic.

The moxa stick is held over a specific point on the lateral side of your small toe and alternated between left and right toes.

Treatment is best started sooner rather than later with idea turn time to be before 36 weeks gestation.

Click the following link to a study showing the safety and effectiveness of moxa for malposition of the fetus: https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2019/7036914/

Posted in Cupping, Moxibustion and Complimentary Therapies, Fertility & Pregnancy

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