Chiropractic for children
Don't forget... your children need Chiropractic care during their developing years. Spinal problems have a way of originating due to a variety of reasons.
These commonly include such things as learning to walk, mishaps while at play, falling off a bike, as well as technological advances that lead to poor postural habits.
It's important for a parent to know that any spinal condition left untreated may eventually degenerate, causing more problems later in life. If discovered early enough, a child's spinal condition often recovers relatively quickly and completely.
An example of this is scoliosis, an abnormal curvature of the spine. It can develop quickly during the periods of rapid growth. However, in many cases, early detection and treatment may help to halt further progression or correct the problem entirely. Just as it is important to have your children's teeth checked, it is also important to have their spines regularly checked for healthy development.
Also, many childhood health complaints that are brushed off as "growing pains" can often be traced to the periphery or even the spine. Regular chiropractic check ups can identify these problems and help avoid many of the health complaints seen later in adults.
Naturally, Chiropractic treatments are modified when applied to a child. Most parents report that their children enjoy their Chiropractic treatments and seem healthier than other children