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The Science of Mom

It has been a busy week. We’ve had in-laws visiting for BabyC’s birthday, and yes – a first birthday celebration! This was immediately followed by a 4-day trip to the East Coast for a wedding and a quick visit with my brother. I love visiting with family and celebrating momentous days, but I’m exhausted. More than that, I feel all off-kilter and out of balance – mainly because I’ve missed writing, I think. I’ve missed the daily routine of writing for a quiet hour with my cup of coffee in the morning. I had so many ideas for blog posts during the past crazy week, little bits of inspiration as I whipped up BabyC’s birthday cake late at night or lay awake in a strange hotel room or stood in line to board yet another plane. I was left just feeling frustrated at not being able to sit down and…

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Pregnancy and Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy


Newark, DE.   Pea and the Pod Chiropractic is a chiropractic spa dedicated to women and children in all stages of life.  More and more women are turning to chiropractic for natural option to help them during pregnancy.  Some moms to be are seeking help with their back pain, some looking for help to get their baby in the best position for birth; others are looking for wellness or preventative care for them and their child.  Chiropractic care during pregnancy is safe not only for mom, but the baby as well.

At Pea and the Pod Chiropractic, we are trained and specialized in pregnancy care through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.  Dr. Brenda Fairchild is one of the few chiropractors in Delaware who is Webster Technique Certified to help pregnant women and their babies.  This technique balances the pelvis to allow the baby to have the maximum amount of room and moms notice easier and faster births and less back pain.   Her own pregnancy with daughter Madelyn Jaymes allowed her to fully understand the unique needs and concerns of her patients. We also have a one of a kind custom pregnancy table designed by the owner, Dr. Brenda Fairchild which has a cutout for a growing belly to allow a mom to be to lay face down.

  • -Less back pain and neck pain
  • -Shorter labor times and more efficient contractions
  • -Baby in optimal position for birth
  • -Helps with getting labor started
  • -Decreases birth trauma
  • -Helps with reduction of C-Sections
  • -Helps with heartburn and reflux


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