In everyday communication, the possibility of massage for expectant mothers is discussed from the neutral opinion of “possible, if carefully” to categorical “mandatory” and “unacceptable”. In the ranks of professionals in this field there is also no unanimous opinion. Some believe that massage relaxes and helps prepare the female body for the act of childbearing. Others prefer to consider this a risky procedure.
In any case, the decision on the appointment of massage is made only by the doctor. It is impossible to independently evaluate which massage course is necessary, taking into account the permissible zones of the body and the intensity of the procedure. Pregnant women are not allowed to prescribe a massage. Continue reading