Pregnancy

During pregnancy your body goes through an amazing amount of emotional and physical change.  Chiropractic care can help  alleviate many of the discomforts of pregnancy including:

  • pubic symphysis pain
  • low back pain
  • round ligament pain
  • sciatica
  • headaches
  • plantar fascitis
  • sacroiliac(SI) joint dsyfunction

Chiropractic care during pregnancy can:

  • help you maintain a healthy pregnancy
  • help you remain active throughout your pregnancy
  • provide drug free pain relief
  • help your body function optimally to minimize complications

Special pillows and table positions are used to help accommodate your growing belly and make you comfortable.   Chiropractic adjustments during pregnancy are gentle and safe and very effective.

Chiropractic care has benefits for labour and birth including:

  • shortened labour by 25 – 60%
  • reduced incidence of back pain
  • reduced amount of pain medication needed during labour

Dr. Lesage has years of experience working with pregnant women.  She is a trained doula and provides woman centered chiropractic care.   She utilizes Webster’s Technique to assist mothers with breech babies.

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