Children’s Health

Why Getting Sick is Good and How Fevers Matter


To Get Sick, is Human Why are we so shocked and upset when we, or someone we love, comes down with a sickness? Why are so many people scared of bacteria and viruses and get so panicked about germs, they start doing crazy things like buying up all the face masks? A [...]

Why Getting Sick is Good and How Fevers Matter2020-01-27T07:06:03-06:00

Why I Don’t Get the Flu Shot


The push to get everyone vaccinated against influenza (or the flu) every year is here. That's right... Flupocalypse is in full swing and those nasty bugs are comin' to getcha! And every year... someone always asks me, "Why don't you get the flu shot?" Not only do flu vaccines include suspect ingredients, but the evidence shows that [...]

Why I Don’t Get the Flu Shot2018-02-26T14:08:19-06:00

5 Reasons You Should Take Your Child to a Chiropractor


Why Do Your Children Need To See A Pediatric Chiropractor? One of the most popular questions I get as a pediatric chiropractor is "Why should children get chiropractic adjustments?" My response is pretty simple: Because children have spines and a nervous system just like adults. And just like when we are older, we want to make sure [...]

5 Reasons You Should Take Your Child to a Chiropractor2017-03-16T20:27:30-05:00

Back to School is Literally a Pain in the Neck!


It's school time and that means traffic, homework and backpacks! School can be a pain in the neck, but we can certainly do something about it... especially for our kids sake. There are over 50 million children in America who carry backpacks every day, but many of these students have an overloaded bag or don’t wear [...]

Back to School is Literally a Pain in the Neck!2019-04-16T16:58:28-05:00

10 Reasons Children Should Get Chiropractic Adjustments


Increasingly, parents ask me why children should see a chiropractor or get chiropractic adjustments. It’s a great question and the answer is simple: the Brain. If you are a parent interested in optimizing the development of your child’s brain, bodily function and health, then you should know that the majority of brain research now demonstrates [...]

10 Reasons Children Should Get Chiropractic Adjustments2017-03-16T20:48:58-05:00

Chiropractic Adjustments Result in Better Births


Proper alignment and spinal motion allow required information to flow freely between the brain and the body. The nervous system regulates bodily health and the concept of optimal function within the system drives home the importance of every man, woman, and child caring for their spine and posture from birth until death. Chiropractic provides immense [...]

Chiropractic Adjustments Result in Better Births2017-03-16T20:50:29-05:00

Your Child’s Health Is Determined Today


A HEALTHY spine produces a healthy nervous system and better OVERALL health. Just like it is impossible to be healthy when you’re dehydrated; It is physically impossible to perform at your highest level with an unhealthy spine. Spinal health is measured by alignment and intersegmental movement between each vertebra or bone that makes up [...]

Your Child’s Health Is Determined Today2017-03-16T20:58:03-05:00

Calm Down Your Kiddo by Avoiding Soda


Soda could be making your kid angry What does soda have to do with your child’s aggressive behavior? According to a new study, quite a bit! A new study published in The Journal of Pediatrics found that children who consumed soda tended to measure higher on scales that measure aggressive behavior than kids who do not [...]

Calm Down Your Kiddo by Avoiding Soda2017-03-16T21:04:05-05:00

Back to School


It's Back to School for Kids It's BACK to School time for all those kiddos! And with back to school, most educational programs will include spinal check up that includes a basic scoliosis screening. And while school nurses focus on scoliosis when it comes to spinal checkups, study after study has proven the link between asymmetries [...]

Back to School2017-03-16T21:04:25-05:00