North Miami Beach Back Pain And Pregnancy Care
While many women automatically assume that carrying a child and severe pain in the lower back go hand in hand, they are often surprised when they discover that this is not necessarily the case. In fact, chiropractic adjustments can often help reduce persistent back pain for pregnant women by as much as 85 percent.
Research Supports Chiropractic Helps With Back Pain and Pregnancy
We’ve worked with many pregnant women suffering from back pain in our North Miami Beach office.
One piece of research published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies involved 115 women who were pregnant (most of which were in their third trimester) and presented with pain in their lower back region, pelvic area, or both. Data was gathered prior to the study, as well as one week, one month, three months, and one year after treatment commenced. At each follow-up, the participants were asked to rate their level of pain based on a 7-point scale to determine whether it was better, worse, or stayed the same. The results?
52% reported that their pain was better after one week of chiropractic treatment. After one month, that amount jumped up to 70 percent, climbing even more to 85 percent showing improvement at the three month mark. Positive effects were still reported at six months post-treatment, which was generally after delivery, and continued to the final data collection one year after treatment commenced.
There are also many additional benefits of chiropractic care during pregnancy. Not only does it effectively ease back pain, but it does it in a completely natural and non-invasive way. This means that you don’t have to worry about taking any medications or undergoing any type of treatment that could potentially harm your unborn child.
Dr. Rose Can Help People Find Relief From Back Pain During Pregnancy
Furthermore, it makes your time spent carrying your child more pleasant. When you’re not sidetracked with aches and pains, you can enjoy the experience even more as you prepare your home and your life for all of the fun and exciting changes that lie ahead.
You don’t have to suffer from back pain during pregnancy. We’re here in North Miami Beach to help with natural chiropractic care. Give us a call today at (305) 834-7900 to make an appointment.