The Benefits of Chiropractic Care for Children From Brookwood Chiropractic
Just like adults, children’s bodies go through periods of illnesses and misalignment. While doctors are great at diagnosing illnesses and prescribing the right medication, they are limited in their abilities to manually manipulate the human body. Prescription medication only targets the symptoms, leaving the body to adjust on its own, if ever. At Brookwood Chiropractic in Oklahoma City, we specialize in pediatric care.
Pediatric Chiropractic Care
Pediatric chiropractic care works specifically with children of all ages. We understand that most parents want to get away from traditional medicine and venture out to more natural methods of healing. Children can learn how their bodies work, and what natural resources are available to them at an early age. Many health conditions children face can be treated through safe therapeutic interventions as determined by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA). The research showed that spinal manipulation therapy is indeed safe and successful in treating all children.
Acute and Chronic Conditions Treated with Pediatric Chiropractic
Most children are born with chronic illnesses and diseases, or perhaps they sustained an injury or trauma, after they were born. Whatever the case, chiropractic care can treat these mishaps. A spinal alignment is a common type of corrective therapy we perform. Some children are born with misaligned vertebral joints which often affect both the nerves and the muscle tissue. Pediatric chiropractic manipulates the joints so they can move freely and restores balance to the body.
- Upper respiratory infections
- Neck pain
- Muscle spasms/pain
- Digestive disorders
- Sleep disorders
- Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
- Attention Deficit Disorder Hyperactivity (ADHD)
How We Help Children through Chiropractic Care
Prevention might be cheaper, but some mishaps in life are not preventable. Through pediatric chiropractic care children can build stronger immune systems, gain strength in their bones and muscles, and get relief from childhood diseases which may likely plague them throughout adulthood, if the problem is not corrected. Most people stop going for their regular chiropractic visits, after a few sessions of feeling great. The key to maintaining that great feeling is to maintain regular visits. Chiropractic care is a great intervention and an awesome preventive tool if it is used in the right time frame. Children can get the help they need early in life so they can enjoy a full life.
Schedule Your Child a Pediatric Appointment Now with Brookwood Chiropractic in Oklahoma City
As always, children are the hope of the future, and as parents you can start instilling hope in your child now. Schedule your child’s first and additional pediatric chiropractic adjustment by calling Brookwood Chiropractic at (405) 691-3838 or complete our online form.