Pregnancy

Being pregnant doesn't mean you have to have muscle and joint pain! Chiropractic care can manage your pain safely. Special tables and pillows are available to allow you to lay safely on your stomach as your aches and pains are treated.

Changes occurring during pregnancy:



Benefits of chiropractic while pregnant:



Chiropractic treatment for neuromuscular and biomechanical problems:



Goals during pregnancy care:


Incorporate the use of at home exercises:



General tips for maintaining a healthy back:



References:

“Back pain during pregnancy and labor”. Diakow PR, et al. Journal of Manipulative and physiologic Therapeutics, 1991: 14(2): 116-118.

“Sacroiliac subluxation: a common, treatable cause of low-back pain in pregnancy”, Daly JM et al. Family Practice Research Journal, 1991:11(2) 149-159.

“Effect of pressure…for inhibition of lumbar myalgia during labor”. Guthrie RA, Martin RH. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. 1982: 82(4): 247-251.

“Chiropractic spinal manipulation for low back pain of pregnancy: A retrospective case series”. J. Midwifery Women Health 2006 (Jan); 51(1): e7-10.

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