If you are pregnant, should you consider having an acupuncture or not. Why is acupuncture useful for pregnant women? What other women think about this question? There was a survey for acupuncture during pregnancy and the perinatal period. 304 women participated this survey. 206 of them (68%) had used acupuncture. 89% indicated they would consider acupuncture for concerns during pregnancy and the perinatal period.