09/17/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 09/16/2021 18:23
By Sara Butler
Being a new mom is tough. Your entire life is turned upside down by one little human -- and you couldn't be happier about it. From the moment you lay eyes on your new bundle of joy, you have one mission in life: To make sure they're healthy and happy.
A chiropractic care regimen can be an effective tool in helping you to accomplish your new mission as a mom. In fact, there are many ways that chiropractic is beneficial to your new child and to you as a new mother. Here are a few of the things new moms everywhere should consider regarding chiropractic care.
It's not uncommon for those who are new to the world of chiropractic to think that you have to be a certain age to see the chiropractor for the first time. The right age to see the chiropractor is really from day one.
Infants as young as a few days old can glean benefits from chiropractic care -- and it's a great way to make their transition into the world and every succeeding stage go just a little bit smoother.
A few of the benefits you can expect for your child when it comes to regular chiropractic care include:
One more thing. Chiropractic adjustments to babies and toddlers aren't the same as with adults; theirs are little bodies and the adjustments are scaled accordingly.
As a new mom, or even a mom with kids out of the newborn phase, it can be easy to stay focused on your children and their wellness without much thought for yourself. The kicker is that to be the best mom for your child, you have to put some energy and focus on yourself -- something chiropractic can help with!
Right after you have a baby, your body is undergoing a lot of change. Many women struggle with pain and discomfort related to hormonal changes as well as physical changes in the body such as:
Chiropractic can help with all of these things -- and more -- to make the postpartum recovery process faster and easier. With targeted chiropractic adjustments, chiropractors at The Joint Chiropractic can help to relieve any postpartum discomfort. Your body can be restored to its best function prior to the birth of your child and you will be in the best position to take on the demands of motherhood.
New moms commonly complain of aches and pains after giving birth. Besides carrying your newborn all day, you now have all of their stuff to lug around, as well as constantly moving things all over the house. Many of these repetitive movements cause problems for new moms, such as:
Neck, back, hip, and shoulder pain are not uncommon complaints for mothers. The Joint's chiropractors are experts at releasing joint restrictions to keep your body working and healing as it was intended.
Motherhood is exciting and scary, but at the end of the day, you have this perfect little person who you don't have a problem feeling pride over because, well, you brought it into this world. Now work hard to ensure that they have the best start to life -- and you have the best start to motherhood -- with the help of the chiropractors at The Joint Chiropractic.
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