Ways Chiropractic Care Is Beneficial To Pregnant Women


The miracle of carrying a baby and bringing them into this world can also be quite a difficult time for the mother. Hormonal changes, weight gain and chronic fatigue can all have a toll on your overall health. If you would like to steer clear from self-medicating and would prefer a natural form of relief from this discomfort, then you should consider chiropractic care during pregnancy. This type of treatment not only reinvigorates your body but it also enhances the wholesome development of the foetus. Here are some of the different ways that chiropractic care is beneficial for pregnant women. 

Chiropractic care detoxifies your body 

Over the years, your body will accumulate a fair share of toxins in the form of residual dead cells and chemicals from the food you ingest. The gradual accumulation of these toxins can lead to a host of negative side effects such as immune deficiency, chronic fatigue and metabolic disorders. By engaging in chiropractic care and massages during pregnancy, you facilitate the detoxification of your body. This enhances your overall health as well as the wellbeing of your unborn child. 

Chiropractic care replenishes your energy

The journey of carrying a baby full term can be quite exhausting. If you are doing this while still engaging in your daily routine and retaining your professional responsibilities, chances are you will start suffering from chronic fatigue. One of the ways that you could boost your energy is through chiropractic appointments. The chiropractor will know which aspects of your body to concentrate on so as to revitalize both your muscular as well as nervous system. As such, you will leave each session feeling more invigorated than you did when you walked in for your appointment. 

Chiropractic care stabilizes your mental state

It is not uncommon to find some mothers suffering from either anxiety or depression during their pregnancy. The main reason for this is the drastic hormonal changes that occur in your body during this time. When these hormonal changes are coupled with chronic fatigue, you will find that you tend to feel glum more often than not. Chiropractic care coupled with massage therapy can enhance the production of serotonin in your body. This is a neurotransmitter that functions as a mood stabilizer. These forms of therapy can also facilitate the increase of endorphins, which are feel good hormones. These two compounds, serotonin and endorphins, being released in tandem have a higher chance of improving your overall mental state. 


20 July 2016

Recurrent back pain

I've had so many back pain issues over the years. I think it's cost me thousands of dollars when you work out how much I've spent on useless devices that are supposed to help, medical appointments and all the time I've missed from either attending appointments or being in too much pain to go into work. It's also made horrible inroads into my social life by affecting how much I can participate in social events with friends and family. I want to make sure that I actually cure my back pain this time, rather than just treating the symptoms so I can really start living my life.