If there is any category of people that need chiropractic care the most – it is pregnant women! Pregnancy changes a woman’s body, gait, center of balance, and can place a lot of stress on the spine. This
may cause discomfort or other unwanted symptoms. Chiropractic care can help ensure that the body is balanced and
that the pelvis is relaxed and open so the developing baby has the room he/she needs to develop.
The Webster Technique is a specific chiropractic analysis and adjustment
for expecting moms. The goal of the adjustment is to reduce the effects
of pressure in the pelvis to help
Chiropractors have been caring for children for more than 100 years.
Many common childhood ailments will respond to this safe, natural form of health care. A child encounters many stresses during their growing years.
Concerns, such as colic, reflux, breastfeeding difficulties, and sleep disturbances are just a few of the many issues that may often be traced to nervous system irritation caused by spinal and cranial misalignments.
Additionally, falls, sports injuries, playground bumps, heavy school bags, and sitting all day in the classroom may also contribute to spine and nervous system stress too!
Chiropractic is based on the important relationship between the spine and the nervous system. One of the most basic ideas in chiropractic is that dysfunction
in the spine and its joints can lead to dysfunction within the nervous system.
Since the nervous system controls and coordinates all of the systems of the body, spinal dysfunction can have wide ranging effects on the body’s health.
Chiropractors are trained to evaluate and adjust this spinal dysfunction which helps restore optimal function.