Chiropractic & Pregnancy

Do you want to:

  • Be as strong and balanced as possible to carry the pregnancy?
  • Give your baby a better chance of being in the optimal position for birthing?
  • Assure optimal biomechanics of the hips and spine in hope of reducing the need for intervention during the birth process?
  • Reduce aches and pains associated with an increased load on your body?

Pregnant mothers do everything they can for their unborn child.

One thing not many mothers know about is that having a balanced spine and pelvis can massively increase the chances of your baby being born without intervention, as well as help you feel a lot more comfortable during pregnancy.

Many pregnant clients often report shorter, more pleasant deliveries when they receive chiropractic care.

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Safe methods for pregnancy

Our Chiropractors can safely work with you any stage of your pregnancy, they have post-graduate training in specialised pregnancy techniques, including the Webster Technique (helpful with Breech babies) and Sacro-Occipital Technique

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FAQs about Chiropractic & Pregnancy

What does research say about Chiropractic and Childbirth?

By maintaining proper pelvis and spinal alignment and function with Chiropractic care, research has shown a 24% reduction in labour time for first-time mothers, and 39% reduction for experienced mothers. Another study found that patients who incorporated chiropractic adjustments during their pregnancy had a 50% decrease in the need for painkillers during delivery.

Why do pregnant women often get back pain?

The major changes during pregnancy include a shift in weight bearing and movement patterns, which place extra pressure on the spine, muscles and other soft tissues of the body. It’s no wonder that approximately 50% of pregnant women experience significant levels of back or pelvic pain during their pregnancy. Thankfully, chiropractic care has been shown to help relieve these symptoms in up to 85% of pregnant women, eliminating the need for pain-relief medication that may not be ideal for baby’s health.


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