The benefits are countless when one is consistently proactive about health and the health of family members. The optimal health of every family member should be treated as a high priority hence the need for a qualified and experienced family chiropractor. Every member of your family should be familiar with a chiropractor in your area. Not only to be sure you are treating sports injuries, car wrecks, and sore necks but to also encourage them to eat healthy, educate on postural concerns, keep a watchful eye for signs of scoliosis as the children grow, and basically help keep your family on track with their strength, health, and wellness goals.
Everyone in the family, irrespective of age, can benefit from having a family chiropractor you know, trust, and maybe even love seeing from time to time! The benefits of a family chiropractor in Amarillo include the following.
- Chiropractic care can help children to maintain optimal health
Some parents do not feel comfortable bringing their kids to see a family chiropractor, not knowing that kids can also benefit from chiropractic treatment. Children, and even newborns, can also suffer from issues such as movement disorders and muscle imbalance, which may lead to stress, uneven wear and tear, and unnecessary pain. Chiropractic adjustments on children have also been reported by some to help them sleep better and give them a less fussy and happier day.
- Chiropractic care can help keep kids active and out of pain
As parents are well-aware, kids are highly active. In fact, it can be hard to get them to sit still. They jumping and falling and stopping and starting and plopping and diving all day every day. A family chiropractor assists you and every member of your family in achieving good, healthy movement in the joints keeping them happy and, hopefully, pain-free.
- A family chiropractor provides a good state of health for all members of the family
Chiropractic care is not just focused on treating pain in the upper or lower back; it provides a lot of health benefits for every member of the family. Research shows chiropractic care is effective for acute and chronic low back pain, neck pain, headaches and migraines, mid-back pain, joints of the extremities, as well as more subtle issues like stress and tension. Family chiropractors can help in countless ways.
A family chiropractor in Amarillo benefits adults by providing relief from head to toe. Herniated discs, bulging discs, lumbar stenosis, facet hypertrophy, neck pain, back pain, migraines and headache, as well as joints of the arms and legs and fee. There is even researched evidence showing that a family chiropractor also might help to decrease blood pressure.
The point is, we see adults all of the time in our practices but the truth is, their kids may need as much attention as they do. Simply because they are still children does not mean they do not injure themselves. In fact, as active as children are, it is the prime time for them to cause issues setting them up for imbalances, uneven wear and tear, and injury in the future.
Now is a good time to call your local evidence-based chiropractor and develop a relationship with a family chiropractor that will pay benefits for you and your family for years to come.
Jeff Williams, DC, FIANM
Creek Stone Integrated Care
3501 SW 45th St., Ste. Q
Amarillo, TX 79109