An adult human spine typically consists of 26 moveable segments: seven cervical vertebras, twelve thoracic vertebras, five lumbar vertebras, one sacrum, and one coccyx (tailbone). Intervertebral d ...View Article
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Pregnancy Chiropractic Care
Women go through a lot during the months of pregnancy. Hormone changes and muscle strain can cause all manner of aches, pains and nausea. In addition, while pregnancy can be a time of great joy and anticipation, it can also be a time of great stress and anxiety. Getting the right kind of healthcare can help alleviate some of the physical symptoms while also reducing stress and anxiety.
Many of the changes that women experience when pregnant can put stress on the joints and muscles in the body.
Despite the discomfort that pregnancy causes, chiropractic care can positively affect the health and comfort of the mother during pregnancy and during labor, and can increase the chances of completing a natural delivery. In fact, chiropractic care can be used to reduce nausea, relieve back and joint pain and can ensure a shorter, less painful delivery.
The following methods are common chiropractic techniques for treating pregnant women:
For more information about how our chiropractor, Dr. Kurt Michaux, can help you during your pregnancy, make an appointment with Michaux Family Chiropractic, servicing the Four Corners, Clermont, Davenport, Minneola, Windermere and Groveland, FL areas. Contact our office today to make your first appointment at 352-243-7300. During your first consultation, we'll answer any questions you might have and talk to you about how you can benefit from chiropractic care.