All posts tagged: 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

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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

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

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The Benefits of Massage Therapy During Pregnancy

Becoming pregnant is a wonderful time in a woman’s life where she is being initiated into the powerful realm of creating, protecting and delivering another human being into the world. To witness the many physiological changes that the body experiences over the course of approximately 42 weeks is astounding. It can also be confusing to

Dear Expectant Mother

Dear Expectant Mother, Morning sickness has, understandably like many “symptoms”, been vilified in our society and has been treated as something to cure. As hard as it might be for some nauseous mom’s-to-be to swallow, we have learned it is necessary for staying healthy far passed the baby’s delivery. We now know that nausea has