Physical trauma and hereditary problems

Physical trauma and hereditary problems of the spine and nervous system can interfere with a child’s ability reach their full potential.

Can you remember how many times your child has fallen or hurt themselves? Did you know research shows that 48% of children land on their head in their first year of life? Having a chiropractic check-up after any falls, tumbles or bumps will keep their nervous system as clear of interference as possible. Enabling the body to heal itself so that your child can return to a normal, vibrant healthy state as soon as possible.

Do you want your child developing the same spinal problems that you have as an adult? If there is a history of spinal problems in your family, your child’s spine may not develop properly. Early detection is essential in preventing certain spinal problems developing. Previously, spinal degeneration was viewed as a result of ageing and ‘wear and tear’. However, research has recently revealed that there is also a substantial influence of heredity on spinal degeneration

(The Spine Journal, Vol 9, Issue 1, 2009).

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ICPA (International Chiropractic Pediatric Association), has recently published a study in the safety and effectiveness of chiropractic care for children. Out of 5,438 office visits only 3 minor aggravations were reported, such as minor discomfort, following the adjustment. In the study over 90% of the chiropractors and parents reported improvement in the child’s presenting complaint. Both also reported improvement in the child’s behaviour, sleeping pattern and immune function.