Posts by Dr. John Edwards


April has been an emotional month. I’ve gotten to speak with many of you over the last four weeks about our office’s transition and realized a few things. For one, things haven’t always happened the way I planned or likely would do again. Being sick after two long weekends away really impacted my ability to discuss our plans with those of you who have been in the practice since the beginning, and I wanted to both apologize and...

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I’ve noticed the pregnancy with scoliosis cases are some of my best patients.  It’s a challenge for the mom for sure- baby is pushing unevenly on the ribs, the back hurts more because of the uneven loading.  My job is to help her body function the best it can during the pregnancy and labor, but the real opportunity is postpartum when the hormone relaxin is still in the system.  Relaxin allows the ligaments to be a little...

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Affordable HEALTH care


Posted By on Dec 15, 2016

I received a good comment on our Mama’s Chiropractic Facebook page yesterday. So sad you don’t accept any insurance. I get it. It’s a business, but it sucks still. This was in response to our Chiropractic for Babies video, and I wanted to share my response in a place where everyone can see it because the reasons why we do what we do at Mama’s to deliver affordable health care are as important as anything. I...

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As our office has grown successful and our reputation is spreading to the medical birth community, I’ve received quite a few “I don’t know what to do here, maybe the chiropractor can help,” referrals from obstetricians.  I’ve had more than my share of “Oh crap, how is this going to work?” moments when an expecting mother is assisted by a family member into my office.  But I trust the process,...

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It usually starts out like this:  An expecting mother walks into our office, referred by her friends, her searches online, or her birth provider, to help with a symptom she’s developed during the pregnancy.  She develops a relationship with our office and understands the benefit of chiropractic so well that she wants her baby under care.  We’re now about six months to a year into working with one another, and Dad usually...

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