Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care
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Most parents are surprised that chiropractic can help with the Six Silent Signs of Children’s Subluxations:
- Difficulty Sleeping
- Poor Posture
- Weak Immune
- System Behavioral Problems
- Respiratory and Food Allergies
- Digestion and Elimination Problems
Allergies and Sinusitis
Pediatric chiropractic care is a safe and effective treatment for childhood allergies and sinusitis. Statistically, 6.1 million children have allergic rhinitis and 8.8 million children have skin allergies. As a result, nearly 7 in 10 parents give their child over the counter drugs. Chiropractic care involving the upper neck and upper back provides a safer and natural alternative.
Colicky babies cry constantly and hard about the same time each day at least three days a week over a period of at least three weeks. About one in five babies develops colic. It is more common in boys and in firstborn children. It usually begins at about two weeks of age and goes away by the fourth month. A baby chiropractor can provide treatment for babies involving the neck, upper and mid-back areas that has been an effective and natural treatment for colic.
Reflex is commonly seen in newborns and infants, the medical diagnosis is an underdeveloped, digestive track that they will need to grow out of. More than half of all babies experience reflux in the first three months of life, but most stop spitting up between the ages of 12 months and 24 months. Only a small number of infants have severe symptoms. A Chiropractor can provide treatment for infant reflux involving the mid-thoracic region which has been proven to be an effective and safe form of treatment for reflux.
Spastic torticollis is a condition in where the child holds his or her head to one side in a fixed position. This can occur after mild trauma. Chiropractic treatment of the neck and upper back has proven to be a safe and effective treatment for Spastic torticollis.
Chiropractic treatment involving manipulation of the lower thoracic and upper lumbar spine has been clinically proven to help with constipation and diarrhea-related conditions.
Chiropractic treatment involving manipulation of the lower thoracic and upper lumbar spine has been clinically proven to help with bed wetting.
Chiropractic treatment involving manipulation of the neck and upper back has been clinically proven to help with draining fluid from the inner ear.
Toe In and Toe Out Gait Disorders
Children that walk with an increased toe in or toe out gait typically have a misalignment within their ilium and pelvis involving the sacrum and lumbar spine. Chiropractic adjustments to correct these misalignments has shown to improve and at times correct these disorders.
Growing pains related to structural misalignments causing muscle contractions can be relieved with chiropractic care.
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