Pregnancy and Chiropractic Care

3 November 2015
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Many women these days are seeking natural alternatives for pain and discomfort during their pregnancies. One of these is, chiropractic care. Treatment during pregnancy is a bit different than normal chiropratic treatment in the clinic. Naturally much care is given to the growing baby and the fact that the ligaments and joints are become more unstable due to the hormones. And with pregnancy there are a new set of challenges for the chiropractor and the mother to deal with that she may not have had while not pregnant, such as:

  • Pelvic and back pain
  • round ligament pain
  • heartburn
  • headaches
  • sciatica

To give you an idea about what treatment during pregnancy is like, check out this short video of the Webster Technique. It is a technique developed and taught by the International Chiropractic Pediatrics Association (ICPA), to help keep the pelvis aligned during pregnancy.


Wondering if chiropractic care during your pregnancy is right for you? Contact us today for more information!

Yours in Health,
The Lawlor Clinic

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