Tag Archives: Children

Can You Treat ADHD with Chiropractic Care?

Chiropractic care is part of a holistic, whole body approach to wellness. Spinal adjustments repair subluxations in the spine, which helps improve nerve flow. Spinal misalignment causes a variety of health issues beyond back pain. Misalignment negatively impacts nerve flow, which has repercussions throughout the body. Chiropractic care treats a wide variety of issues, including […]

Parenting Can be a Pain – Literally!

New research commissioned by the British Chiropractic Association suggests that back and neck pain prevents a significant percentage of parents from picking up or carrying their children while other report problems carrying car seats and difficulty playing with their children because of pain. In order to maintain a healthy back while parenting young children, the […]

Children Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care Too

Chiropractic Benefits for Children Most people associate back pain with the stresses and wear and tear of adult life. But even babies can be subjected to forces that could cause back pain. In fact, the process of birth can place significant stress on the infant’s back. Developmental milestones, such as learning to sit up, to […]

Teaching Children Good Posture Habits

Correct posture has long been considered more than a body language concern. It can be associated with confidence, a positive demeanor, and health. There’s no wonder why generations of parents have nagged their children about “standing up straight.” Proper posture is a learned behavior that starts when a baby takes its first steps. Both good […]

Children More Prone to Back Pain

There was a time when lower back pain was an adult condition associated with too much sitting at a desk and too little exercise. But as digital technology becomes ever more ubiquitous, an increasing number of children are adopting more sedentary lifestyles with intermittent or non-existent exercise or physical activity. The result—children are now experiencing […]

Disability Claims and Chiropractic Care

Over the past decade, chiropractic care has been increasingly recognized for its important role in health care and wellness. But it is still not recognized in all circumstances as a medical treatment per se. For example, when filing a claim for disability benefits, the Social Security Administration (SSA) requires applicants to provide medical documentation that […]

Kids Can Greatly Benefit from Chiropractic Care

Wellness isn’t just for adults. There is a growing body of evidence that strongly supports incorporating regular chiropractic care for kids as opposed to relegating it solely to instances of a spinal deformity or other physical disorders that could be corrected with spinal adjustments. The very nature of physical childhood growth makes spinal health a […]

Chiropractic Care for Children

Many of the problems that chiropractors treat in adults are problems that began to manifest in childhood. Years of chronic neglect, bad posture and bad back health habits slowly wear away at the spine and muscles, causing a variety of conditions – both mild and severe—to develop over time. While you may think chiropractic care […]