Up to 75% of women report low back pain during pregnancy. 84% of these women receiving chiropractic care reported relief of back pain. A pregnant women is constantly trying to adapt to drastic changes in weight, posture, and hormones. Yes, physical symptoms of pain can be relieved through chiropractic care as shown above. But more importantly, the mother will be more able to adapt to changes in her body necessary to accommodate for the growing baby. Health of the mother, with a optimally functioning nervous system, is most important for her baby's growth and development in the womb. In addition, studies have shown that women who have consistent Chiropractic care throughout their pregnancies have shorter, less painful labors with fewer complications or interventions.