Chiropractic Care for Children
Have you ever contemplated the benefits of chiropractic care for your children?
Although children seem to rebound back from most injuries rapidly, many parents don’t comprehend the long-term consequences of misalignments that children develop in their spine.
Unfortunately, children do not always express exactly what they feel when they are uncomfortable or in pain. Just like with adults, if the primary cause is left alone for too long it can develop into much more significant issues.
Chiropractic care may be helpful for your child’s development. After development and birth, children growing into toddlers are faced with the developmental task of crawling and walking. While children are learning to overcome these tasks, they are also going through a substantial amount of straining, twisting, and falling.
While growth continues, and the child reaches the age where they play with pets, friends, and family, they can begin to develop bad posture, start playing contact sports, wearing heavier backpacks, and encounter the stress of more regular responsibilities. As these kids develop teenagers and high school graduates, they join the workforce, which could place more strain on them depending on their chosen field.
As a parent, you need to make it a focus to ensure that all the falls, stress, trauma, and physical demands that your children go through do not stop them from being kids. Chiropractic care is all about protecting your body from harm and chiropractor’s exams are not unpleasant but extensive enough that, even if your child is too young to communicate, or too shy, they can determine if treatment is needed or not.
Call us at Fogarty Chiropractic Life Clinic to schedule an appointment for your child today, at (321) 636-5200.