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Is Chiropractic Treatment Safe For Children?

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As we all know/may have heard, chiropractic is basically an ancient art, philosophy and science of natural healing. It’s been around for centuries and has really helped in correcting complications resulting from mechanical and/or structural problems that are a result of spinal mis-alignments.

Recently, there appears to be a trend where parents have been seen to take their children along for chiropractic care. This has actually raised a lot of controversial issues as to whether the whole process is safe and necessary all together. In this article we will be discussing chiropractic treatment for kids in detail, the main reasons as to why parents take their children for chiropractic care and the real benefits of chiropractic care for kids.

Is Chiropractic Treatment/care safe for Children?

To start with, we would like to categorically state that Chiropractic care is indeed safe for children. The House Clinics, who are perhaps the best chiropractors in Bristol, England are well trained and vastly experienced in chiropractic care in general and know how delicate children’s bodies are and therefore handle them with extreme caution. The pressure they exert when performing any treatment on kids is sufficient enough to help them and not hurt them. Actually, many kids have benefited from it.

Chiropractic treatment for a happy child

10 Reasons why Parents take their Children to see a Chiropractor

During our experience, we’ve come to understand that parents do have various reasons as to why they bring their children for chiropractic care. Under this section we will be outlining 10 reasons why parents bring their children to see a chiropractor. They include:

  1. To encourage brain and nerve development (good neural plasticity).
  2. To help strengthen a child’s immunity.
  3. To support “supreme” nerve communication throughout the entire body, in turn promoting health and general well-being of the child.
  4. To help resolve colic and breastfeeding issues.
  5. To lessen the detrimental impact this modern world can impact on our children’s health.
  6. To encourage children’s development by supporting their digestive system.
  7. To ebb nerve interference that may impact negatively on a child’s capacity to concentrate and learn.
  8. To promote a healthy balanced body, in turn resolving poor posture, allergies, asthma and bed-wetting.
  9. To keep children feeling good, energetic and positive, helping them enjoy life more completely.
  10. To help children stay in great physical shape.

Benefits of Chiropractic for Kids

Bristol Chiropractors, The House Clinics, who also offer a physiotherapist service in Bristol have the fortune of being able to see a number of benefits associated with chiropractic for kids. Chiropractic treatment aims to help treat a wide range of issues through manipulation of the musculoskeletal system and has helped many children in rather profound ways. As mentioned before, chiropractic is basically an art and science of natural healing, so whatever the practice does is purely to stimulate the healing process. Conditions that have been seen to heal after chiropractic care include:

  • Constipation
  • Ear Infections
  • Common Cold
  • ADHD & Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Growing pains
  • Scoliosis
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Bed-Wetting
  • Birthing Trauma
  • Breastfeeding difficulties and
  • Sport injuries

Conclusion

Chiropractic treatment or care for adolescents and children is not uncommon. Honest and open discussion with families and your local chiropractor will, hopefully help in curing a number of exhausting conditions. in addition, as stated before, the practice does not only help correct complications brought about by spinal misalignment, its also beneficial in a number of ways among them, boosting children’s immunity, promoting healthy development to mention but a few. In summary, as a parent, your child’s health should always precede anything else and as such, you should actually consider taking your child for chiropractic care from time to time.

Further info on chiropractic care on WebMD: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/chiropractic-pain-relief