P:  5442 7602

M:   0404 007 899

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Pregnancy

 

Having a baby is an exciting, important and amazing time in a person’s life. The physical challenges a mother undergoes with ligament laxity and muscle and joint strain all play significant pressure on a pregnant woman’s spine and pelvis. This can increase spinal tension, cause muscle spasm and pelvic floor muscle weakness;in particular the sacroiliac joints can become separated and inflamed, causing a lot of low back and leg pain and discomfort. 60% of all woman experience significant back and pelvic pain during pregnancy. The weight distribution on the neuro muscular areas of the pelvis must be even and in alignment as research indicates that it can result in a 33% reduction in labour time, which is very significant to a pregnant mum. Keeping the pelvis and lumbar spine flexible and moving eases complications during birth and allows an easier delivery. Chiropractic is a safe and easy way to eliminate many of the pain and complaints of the pregnant mum. It is also beneficial to keep mum and baby in a minimal stress as when both are comfortable they are happy and healthy.

Special tables and pillows are used to accommodate a growing mothers belly, we also use special techniques designed to relax muscles.

 

 

During pregnancy, the body is overburdened by the weight of a growing baby. This places pressure on the spine and pelvis.

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Common reasons for pregnant mothers see a chiropractor:

 Symphysis pubis dysfunction,

Low back pain

Posterior baby

Sciatica

Headaches and neck tension

Constipation

Carpel tunnel syndrome

Morning sickness and heart burn

Nutrition and exercise care

Swollen ankles and feet

Vertigo and dizziness

Chiropractic is not a treatment, it's a lifestyle.

Book an Appointment:

Phone 5442 7602 or 0404 007 899 to book your next appointment.

clinic hours:

Monday 11.30am - 5.15pm

tuesdaY 8.00am-12:30PM
& 2:00PM-6.15pm

wednesday 7.00am - 1.00pm

Thursday  12.00Pm - 6.15pm

friday  7.00AM - 10.30am

For emergency appointments, contact 0404 007 899

Clinic address:

116 Tallgum Avenue

Doonan Qld