Monthly Archives: January 2008

  1. How do I buy extra electrode pads

    Hi Heather I have now received my Labour TENS machine and was wondering how I purchase additional pads as my sister is also

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  2. Labour TENS for back pain in pregnancy

    Hi Heather, My midwife told me that labour TENS could also be used for back pain. I am 26 weeks pregnant

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  3. What happens if I deliver early?

    Hi. I wanted to make an enquiry for the Labour TENS machine hire. I am interested in hiring a unit from 37 weeks onwards, but what happens if I deliver before

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  4. Receipt for health fund rebates

    Hi heather, I have booked a labour TENS and want to claim a rebate from my health insurer as they will give me 100% back. Will a tax invoice or statement come with that so I can claim through my health

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  5. TENS -all rounder for labour/general pain and pelvic floor

    Hi Heather, I am interested in buying a tens unit for use during labour (I used a hire one during my first labour with great success) however I was hoping to be able to use the unit for pelvic floor

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  6. BUY Labour TENS or ordinary TENS

    Hi there, I’ve experienced the benefits of TENS during recovery from sports injury at my physiotherapists and I’m keen to use/hire a TENS machine for my upcoming labour. However, I see that

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  7. TENS for pelvic floor strengthening

    Hi Heather, I was just wondering if the tens machines are useful for pelvic floor rehabilitation. I've heard you can have a vaginal stimulation attachments and they are very helpful with strengthening

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  8. Are the electrode pads reusable/Can I pick up the TENS from you

    Hi Heather, I am deciding on whether to hire or purchase a Tens machine for labour but I have a few questions. - I read that the pads are reusable. If I intend to use it for other pregnancies in

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  9. What if I want to shower during labour

    Hi Heather.  Quick question.  What do you do with the TENS set up and showers during labour.  If you need to get into the shower can you leave the adhesive pads on your skin but disconnect

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  10. How effective is Labour TENS

    Hello Heather, Well this is my second baby and I am 35 weeks and am scared of pain of course!! Well with my first one I had no idea about TENS and this time

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  11. I have a back / knee injury - can I use the Labour TENS

    A common question for women who have purchased a Labour TENS and wish to use it after labour. Yes you can use the Labour TENS to treat other injuries / area's

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  12. Pre and post natal massage

    What is prenatal massage? Prenatal Massage is specially designed to support and nurture pregnant women and their changing bodies. Prenatal Massage will ease aches and pains, relax muscles,
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  13. Natural Birth Education Classes

    If you are considering a Natural birth then natural birth education classes are essential for you and your birth partner. This class will help you feel more confident, more relaxed and in control of the

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  14. Birth Plans

    What is a birth plan? It is a written communication tool which describes your wishes for labour, birth and afterwards. It lets your midwife and Doctors understand the kind of birth you desire
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  15. Prenatal yoga for backs

    • Pelvic Tilts (for abdominal muscles): The pelvic tilt can be performed while lying on your back (if under 20 weeks), or standing against the wall (if over 20 weeks). Ensure your back is against
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  16. Back pain in pregnancy

    Back pain seems to be an inevitable part of pregnancy. Is it something to be endured along with tiredness or are there ways to manage or prevent back pain? Research has suggested that 50 to 80% of all

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  17. Natural ways to induce labour

    If you are full term and in danger of being medically induced you may like to try some natural methods to trigger an overdue labour.

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