Pregnancy Chiropractic Care
Chiropractic care is usually a safe, effective practice during pregnancy. Not only can routine chiropractic care help manage pain in your back, hips, and joints, it can also establish pelvic balance. That can provide your baby with as much space as possible over the course of your pregnancy.
Safe to Baby & Mother – A gentle approach using experienced prenatal adjusting techniques focusing on mother & baby. Chiropractic care reduces back pain by 84%
Reduction in Labour Time – Pregnant women who receive chiropractic care by an experienced prenatal chiropractic provider have a 25% – 50% reduction in labour time.
Improved Sleep – Pregnant women who sleep less than 6 hours average 29 hours in labour. Those women who sleep 7 or more hours average less than 18 hours of labour.
Optimal Fetal Position – When a breech position occurs, an experienced prenatal chiropractor trained & certified in the Webster Technique has a 92% success rate to reduce in-uterine constraint to assist baby turning head down.
Reduction in Pelvic Pain – Pelvic Girdle Pain and SPD is reduced with proper gentle experienced adjustments to the spine, pelvis, ligaments, & pelvic floor to optimize the nervous system for you and baby.
Reduction of Back Pain & Back Labour – Did you know 80% of women do not receive treatment for pain in pregnancy! Experienced chiropractic care will reduce pain & discomfort allowing mothers better daily living and improved sleep patterns as well as optimizing babies position in the uterus.
Reduces Sciatic Pain & Restless Leg Syndrome – Postural changes during pregnancy can irritate & impinge the nerves of the low back & pelvis causing pain & restless legs. Experienced prenatal chiropractic care can assess your spine & gently adjust the affected nervous system & offer other therapies, exercises, stretches, & supplements to assist reducing the pain.
Strengthens the Pelvic Floor – Chiropractic adjustments give women greater control over the pelvic floor muscles, which in turn makes childbirth easier.