people have asked me about reflexology for
miscarriage since I did use that as one of
my alternative treatments once I knew
that my hCG levels were dropping and
there was no fetal heartbeat.
finding a reflexologist open to treating
me knowing that I was "pregnant" was
a challenge - some thought I was trying
to abort my pregnancy. keep that in mind
when looking for a practitioner. Make sure
they are a certified reflexologist, not a
massage therapist who will just rub
NOTE: I am not a reflexologist. This is
just what I witnessed being done to me.
here are the places on your feet that
should be rubbed vigorously. be careful
if you do this yourself that you don't
accidentally hit the sciatic nerve region
on the outer ankles. rub and press further
back toward the heel.
Outside of feet are the ovaries. Inside is
the uterus. Also around the base of the
big toes especially around the back of
the toe - this hits the Parrathyroid gland.
And press firmly in the middle of the pad
of your big toes. This hits your pituitary
gland. Also rub across the tops of the feet
where they connet with your legs (fallopian
DO NOT DO THESE THINGS IF YOU ARE
PREGNANT. They are used to induce labor.
With a combination of acupuncture, Chinese
herbs and reflexology, I was able to nudge
along the natural process of expelling an
unviable fetus. Within about 24-48 hours,
your uterus should naturally begin to cramp
Sometimes, ripening the cervix with evening
primrose can help. I did this for my 2nd
miscarriage but not my 3rd and don't think
I noticed a difference.