Every expecting mom wants their baby’s delivery to be a joyful, safe experience. It’s what our bodies are made to do, yet not every birth is without complications. Fortunately, caring for your body in a way that supports a natural, healthy birth will make it more likely that your pregnancy will be more comfortable and your birthing experience will be a peaceful one.
How do you prepare for birth?
In the article, A Chiropractic Pregnancy, author Julie Day recommends:
a fully functioning nervous system
a healthy diet
movement and exercise
a nurturing environment and loving relationships
positive thoughts and emotions
and a birth support team
Learn more about creating a nurturing environment for your baby during pregnancy in our blog about the Beauty of Fathering During Pregnancy.
Chiropractic Care in Pregnancy
Mothers and their unborn babies both benefit from chiropractic care during pregnancy. It not only supports a mother’s body for a healthier, more comfortable pregnancy, but it also helps your baby develop and then move into the best position for birth.
Ultimately, studies show that mothers who seek chiropractic care while pregnant have shorter labors with fewer medical interventions, and their babies get better starts to life.
We specialize in chiropractic care for expectant mothers and would be honored to be a part of your care team as you prepare to welcome a new baby to your family!
Did you know chiropractic care is good for your infant, too? The birth process is hard on babies’ bodies, and chiropractic can help promote overall wellness and healthy development. Read more about the benefits of chiropractic care for newborns.
Source: Pathways to Family Wellness. Read the full article.