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During pregnancy is one of the most important times for a woman to seek treatment from a chiropractor. Proper prenatal chiropractic care ensures healthier pregnancies as well as improved comfort and decreased pain during pregnancy and delivery.
Prenatal Chiropractic Treatment
Prenatal chiropractic treatment should begin as soon as you decide to try to have a baby. Regular chiropractic treatment can help regulate your menstrual cycle. It also promotes optimal uterine function, making it easier for many women to conceive. Beginning chiropractic treatment as early as possible also strengthens your body and makes your more flexible, which will make your eventual pregnancy easier and more comfortable.
During pregnancy, chiropractic adjustments are extremely helpful in easing back pain and discomfort. Seeing your chiropractor enhances your comfort and leads to healthier pregnancy, and healthier pregnancies typically result in easier labor and delivery. Many women also report decreased nausea as the result of chiropractic treatment.
Studies have shown that women who undergo chiropractic adjustments while pregnant feel less discomfort during the third trimester. According to one study, women who sought chiropractic treatment while pregnant had 24% shorter labor times, and 84% of the women in the study reported back pain relief.
Denver Prenatal Chiropractic at Denver South Chiropractic
At Denver South Chiropractic, Dr. Hitender provides safe and effective chiropractic care for women in all stages of pregnancy. Post-natal chiropractic care and pediatric chiropractic care are also available. To schedule a consultation at Denver South Chiropractic, call (303) 757-7272 today.