Kids and teenagers, bring in your backpack loaded with books and school supplies. Our chiropractors will be on hand to show you how to pack them and wear them correctly. Plus…find out how much your backpack should really weigh!
The new WHO Child Growth Standards confirm that children born anywhere in the world and given the optimum start in life have the potential to develop to within the same range of height and weight. Naturally there are individual differences among children, but across large populations, regionally and globally, the average growth is remarkably similar. […]
You’ll probably never see your five or six-year-old bend over to pick up a toy and freeze in pain saying, “Oh, my back went out again.” Spinal degenerations and vertebral subluxations that cause that kind of pain will generally not appear in children – but it started there. Natural childbirth has come to mean many […]
Did you know: *Boys are 6-9 times more likely then girls to be diagnosed with ADHD * In 2002, 1.6 million elementary school children have been diagnosed with ADHD in America (according to the CDC) and the standard medical treatment is drug treatment * 95% of all Ritalin prescriptions are consumed in North America *please […]
With an increase in available diagnostics, and the number of medications available to treat every possible disease increasing exponentially, it shouldn’t be any surprise that the number of prescriptions being written for both adults and children have risen dramatically over the past several years. A professor of pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical […]
Many pediatricians, scientists, researchers and parents have disagreed about the concept of teething, but any mother of a little one over the age of 1 year will tell you that whether or not it’s just a coincidence their babies are miserable when their teeth start coming in. When newborns are born they have “teeth buds” […]