Pregnancy

Six Back-saving Tips for New Parents

This article is from the Canadian Chiropractic Association blog. Author: CCA Staff Team.   Becoming a parent brings joy like no other, but it also brings a host of new challenges that test the most patient and nurturing among us. It’s no secret that childbirth and the general sleep deprivation that typically accompanies caring for

pregnancy and soft drinks

Soft Drinks Reduce Pregnancy Odds

The following article is from Vitality magazine. Author: Michael Downey Researchers have found that the intake of one or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day, by either partner, is associated with a decreased chance of getting pregnant. (The amount of added sugar in the American diet has increased dramatically over the last 50 years, and much

Can Chiropractic Help with Breastfeeding

Can Chiropractic Help with Breastfeeding?

The following article is from the Pathways to Family Wellness magazine. Author: Peter J. Braglia, D.C.   We all know it is important for babies to get good nutrition so that they can be healthy and strong. However, some mothers find it really difficult to breastfeed for various reasons. It is so important that mothers

Can Chiropractors Turn Breech Babies?

Can chiropractors turn breech babies? If you had any idea how many times chiropractors get asked this question—as if chiropractors were obstetricians—you’d be shocked. The external cephalic version (ECV), a procedure done by obstetricians and some midwives, is a medical procedure that numbs the mother’s uterus and manually attempts to turn the fetus from head

The Wholeness of Chiropractic

This article is from the Pathways to Family Wellness magazine. Author: Simon Senzon, DC. One of the most compelling and fascinating ideas in chiropractic is wholeness. Since the earliest days of chiropractic this idea has included the fact that the central nervous system governs the body’s functions. Only in recent years however, has this idea

Yes, Your Birth Matters

 The following article is from Pathways Magazine and doesn’t necessarily represent all the views of evolve Nurturing Vitality. Written by Laura Rupp. Disclaimer: below is my story. It’s my journey. In no way am I saying that your story is wrong or that my story is right. It’s simply mine. I encourage everyone as you

Chiropractic Treatment for Pregnancy Pain

The following article is from the Canadian Chiropractic Association website. Author: CCA Staff Team It’s discouraging when the excitement of preparing for the birth of your baby is overshadowed by pregnancy pain and discomfort. Don’t despair! There is help available for both you and your baby at the chiropractor! Pregnancy Pains Why am I in

Chiropractic and the Fourth Trimester

DISCOVER CHIROPRACTIC Discoverkidshealth.com     During pregnancy, your spine and the soft tissues of your body undergo the most rapid transformation that they will go through in your entire life. The first part of this change happens over a nine-month period, but the second part of this change (the return to previous form) happens more