Chiropractic During PregnancyChiropractic During Pregnancy

For many women, pregnancy may be the first time that they experience back pain.

Chiropractic care may improve a variety of musculoskeletal conditions experienced as the spine adjusts to changes in stress, posture and hormone levels during pregnancy.


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