Accumulated stress and trauma during life may cause shifts in the pelvis that women carry into pregnancy. Changes that occur during pregnancy often increase pelvic and spinal imbalance. Imbalance in the pelvis affects the shape of the uterus and the position of the baby as it grows. This can cause pain in the mother and increase pressure on the growing fetus.
Some chiropractic doctors are trained in and the Webster technique, this is a gentle, yet extremely effective, method used during pregnancy to reduce spinal and pelvic tension. By minimizing stress during pregnancy will result in less pain and an easier delivery for mom and baby.
Additional information about Webster technique and other topics related to the benefits of Chiropractic during pregnancy can be found: https://icpa4kids.com/training/webster-certification/webster-