Is Acupuncture to Induce Labor Effective?

Acupuncture, an ancient Chinese treatment that’s helped people manage a wide array of ailments and conditions, involves the use of thin, sterile needles that are inserted into certain points on the body. Depending on the ailment or condition being treated, specific points on the body are targeted. It’s been used with certain fertility and pregnancy benefits, pertaining largely to reducing stress before and during pregnancy, and increasing blood flow to the reproductive organs to improve fertility.