As you would imagine, pregnancy can put a lot of pressure on your back and other areas of your body. You can experience pain in your muscles, ligaments, and joints. Nausea can also be a part of pregnancy, for many people. Fortunately, there is a solution that doesn’t involve medications or surgeries: chiropractic services. Chiropractic care can decrease pain before and after pregnancy, helping to alleviate everything from aches and pains to nausea.
Read on to find out more about how chiropractic treatment can help you.
Back Pain – Back pain is a common issue during and after pregnancy. Chiropractic care can help with back pain as well as pain in the muscles and joints.
The Baby’s Position – As your due date nears, it’s important to make sure the baby is in the correct position. Chiropractic care can adjust your baby from breech position (when the baby is positioned with their feet or bottom first) to the correct position (head first).
Labor Time – Chiropractic services can actually shorten labor time, as the spine and pelvic areas are better aligned.
If you’re experiencing back pain or any of these other issues during your pregnancy, turning to a doctor for safe, effective treatment is essential. At Chiropractic and Wellness, we provide chiropractic services to those who are pregnant in Chappaqua, NY; Pleasantville, NY; and Ossining, NY. Whether you would like to learn more about the benefits or schedule an appointment for back pain treatment or any of our other chiropractic services, we encourage you to call us today.