pregnancy and chiropractic

Back Pain and Pregnancy.

Posted by on Mar 15, 2016 in Back Pain, Hip pain, pregnancy and chiropractic | 0 comments

  Back Pain and Pregnancy While back pain is one of the most common ailments that Americans suffer from on a day to day basis pregnant women are even more likely to be affected.   It is estimated that between 50 to 70 percent of pregnant women report back pain at some time during their pregnancy.   The changes that the body goes through during pregnancy are truly incredible.   Some of these changes are directly responsible for causing back pain. The first major factor that causes back pain in pregnant women is the change in spinal structure and your center of gravity.   As the baby and stomach grow our lower back is forced to support more weight at and angle...

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Chiropractic care effective for pregnant women

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, pregnancy and chiropractic | 0 comments

Chiropractic care effective for pregnant women It’s no secret that a woman’s body goes through tremendous amount of change when pregnant.   One change that may often be overlooked is how carrying a baby affects your posture, specifically the lower back posture.   As the baby grows and the body adapts to the extra weight lumbar lordosis is increased. Lordosis is the curve that we naturally have in the lower back.   While this acts as a good counter balance to the excess weight in the front to help stabilize the body it often creates and unwanted side effect in back pain.  In fact its estimated that between 50% and 80% of women will experience back pain...

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