Facts you should know about Chiropractic.
Studies have shown that women are able to carry and deliver children with more comfort when receiving chiropractic care.Back pain, which is a common symptom in pregnancy may indicate the presence of SUBLUXATIONS.
Chiropractic care corrects subluxations which interfere with normal body function. Restoring the proper nerve supply to organs helps both the mother and the unborn baby. Studies have also shown that chiropractic care can help reduce nausea and vomiting during pregnancy.
Reduce pain during labour and delivery.
In one *study, women receiving chiropractic care through their first pregnancy had 24% reduction in labour times and subjects giving birth for the second or third time reported 39% reduction.* Research also shows that chiropractic care reduced the need for pain killers by 50%. Correcting subluxations ensures that both the mother-to-be and the unborn child have the best opportunity to have a healthy pregnancy and birth.
* Fallon, J. The effects of chiropractic treatment on pregnancy and labor: a comprehensive study. Proceedings of the world chiropractic congress. 1991: 24-31.
Fallon J. The effect of chiropractic treatment on pregnancy and labor: a comprehensive study. Chiropractic Report. 1994. P. 24-5.