Backpack Safety Tips

School is here and parents ask the question:  How much should my child be carrying in their backpacks? Backpack safety for physical wellness is rarely considered by students.  We have never been told to “lighten the load” in our backpacks or have been trained to consider the weight on the backs of children as a…

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Kids Need Chiropractic Too!

Kids Need Chiropractic Too! Did you know that 95% of infants have spinal misalignments after birth? This is why my boys were adjusted within minutes of being born. Chiropractic care can help relax muscular tension, improve sleep, can reduce colic symptoms, and even improve breastfeeding outcomes in newborns.  As a child gets older, they have…

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Put the Brakes On Stress

Put the brakes on stress

Twelve year old Emily* was experiencing excruciating back spasms when her mother brought her in for a consultation. Emily did not have any history of back pain nor had she been in an accident or traumatic physical event that would account for the pain. Emily’s mother was very insightful in recognizing that her daughter’s pain…

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