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How Can Chiropractic Care Help Fertility?

Infertility is a hard battle that many women face today. Fertility treatments, adoption, and surrogacy are not always an option for everyone. Chiropractic care is essential in maintaining healthy nervous system function and can be beneficial to many struggles pertaining to fertility. Keep reading to find out how chiropractic care can help fertility.

Benefits of Realignment

The female body is capable of doing incredible things. Creating and sustaining life is an amazing accomplishment, but sometimes becoming pregnant can be challenging for some women. Chiropractic care offers support for women struggling with infertility.

The spine is a major component of your nervous system. The nervous system acts as a messenger system throughout the entire body. However, when there is interference, this can cause issues throughout the body. The resulting problems could include things like inflammation, muscle spasms, and pressure on your nerves. While you might think these sound like small problems, they definitely affect your overall health.  

Getting realigned from a qualified chiropractor helps to reset your spine and also allows your nervous system to function properly. This improves your nervous system function which in turn helps your reproductive system. Chiropractic care can help with fine-tuning each system in your intricately-made body. 

Stress Management

Stress is commonly known to negatively affect fertility and cause interference in your nervous system. Proper realignments of your spine will lessen the strain that stress puts on your body. Relaxation is a huge factor in conception. Allowing your spine and body to be treated by a chiropractor can also work wonders for your reproductive health. 

Find a chiropractor that makes you feel comfortable and with whom you can build a personal relationship. Having a practitioner who cares about you along with a plan for better health management can improve your stress levels. 

Improved Hormonal Balance

Chiropractic care can play a role in hormonal regulation. The spine houses and protects the spinal cord, which is a critical component of the nervous system. The nervous system, in turn, controls the endocrine system, which releases hormones necessary for various body functions including ovulation and menstruation. If there are misalignments or subluxations in the spine, it can cause interference with the nerve communication to the endocrine organs, leading to hormonal imbalances. Correcting these subluxations can help improve the balance of reproductive hormones, supporting healthy fertility.

Enhanced Blood Flow

The reproductive organs require optimal blood flow to function efficiently. Any disturbances or restrictions in this blood flow can lead to challenges in conception. Spinal adjustments by a qualified chiropractor can help improve blood circulation throughout the body, including to the reproductive organs. This ensures that the organs are receiving adequate oxygen and nutrients, creating a conducive environment for conception.

Regular Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is not a one-and-done procedure. You will need to consistently see a chiropractor to ensure the best results. Consistent nervous system care will enhance your body’s ability to conceive and will help your reproductive organs function optimally. 

Although chiropractors cannot diagnose infertility, they will be able to help you make better choices and lifestyle changes that help increase your chances of conception. 

While receiving chiropractic care alone may not be the definitive solution for infertility, it offers a holistic approach to wellness and body function. By optimizing the nervous system function, managing stress, regulating hormones, and improving blood flow, chiropractic treatments can support and complement other fertility treatments or methods.

Contact Us

At Better Day Chiropractic, we’re dedicated to serving you throughout your pregnancy and postpartum recovery. We also offer sports, family, and pediatric chiropractic care. If you are located in Charlotte or the surrounding areas, reach out to us today.

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