Pregnancy is a beautiful and sometimes difficult time for an expecting mother. With pregnancy comes various bodily changes in women that may cause uncomfort and pain. In fact, 50% report feeling new or worsening back pain and discomfort during pregnancy. This can be caused by increased back curves, pelvic changes, protruding abdomens, and other possible symptoms.
Chiropractic care during one’s pregnancy can aid in relieving developing back pain and discomfort. Chiropractors are specially trained to provide care for mothers and children, prenatal and postnatal. In a recent study, a group of pregnant women saw a 94% improvement of their pain symptoms relating to pregnancy after seeking chiropractic treatment.
The following are benefits that can come from chiropractic treatment during pregnancy:
- Decreased back pain and discomfort
- Decreased feelings of nausea
- Decreased time of delivery and labor
- Prevention of Cesarean births
Chiropractic care during pregnancy is a great way to ensure pain relief and improved body function for you and your baby.