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Post Due

Dr. Pozner is not a fan of the traditional 'due date'. The truth is that only 5% of babies are born on their due dates with a much larger number being born more than a week prior to or after the due date. A much better system would be to calculate your due date based on your personal cycle length (rather than the first day of your last menstrual cycle, which assumes everyone has the same cycle length) and also to give a plus or minus 3 1/2 days to create a due week. Aside from improper calculations the truth is that 'Not every cupcake bakes in 24 minutes.' As Dr. Pozner likes to say, 'You want your cupcake out when it is fully baked, not when 24 minutes go by.'

Many obstetricians have become hypersensitive to the due date. If you are a couple of days 'post due' they start pushing you (no pun intended) into considering medical induction or a planned C-section. While some cases legitimately demand such intervention, most do not. Our care close to the due date and beyond consists of safely and naturally removing obstructions that may be preventing your baby from finding the proper pre-birth positioning which initiates labor and helps you progress naturally through the stages of delivery. The techniques include massage and release of the soft tissues around your pelvis, and normalization of the pelvis itself. It is not our goal to oppose medicine or your medical doctor, but instead to support nature in every way possible, while still being open to the need for medical intervention in certain cases.

If you are close to or beyond your due date, please schedule an appointment with Dr. Pozner as soon as possible to see if you are a candidate for this type of care. You wont be sorry!

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  • "I came to Dr. Dee with such back pain that I couldn't stand up straight and it was hard to walk and stand. I am a hair stylist and a single mother of six kids, I needed to be able to work and function. My doctor prescribed pain killers instead of trying to address the real cause of the problem. Chiropractic has given me my life back!! I couldn't live without Dr. Dee!"
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  • "I began care with Dr. Dee on May 30, 2015, after a car accident that left me with upper and lower back pain and neck pain. I was unable to lift my one year old grand-daughter and missed walking, hikes and taking exercise classes. I tried to control the pain with OTC medications and alternating heat and ice, but it just didn't get better. Chiropractic adjustments have given me back my mobility, reduced and eventually eliminated my pain and I'm able to do my normal activities!"
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  • "I was in a car accident in 2011 that left me with constant pain in my upper back and neck and it would become very severe at times. I lived day to day not knowing what I would be able to lift or accomplish at work. I did take physical therapy over the years and was prescribed muscle relaxants by my physician, but was open to another form of treatment, as it seemed these other things weren't working. Dr. Dee had restored most of my mobility and the pain is mostly gone!"
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