past several decades, a host
of empirical studies have demonstrated
the benefits of cranial and
spinal chiropractic adjustments
for infants and children.
These adjustments are painless
to the infant and provide immediate
benefits, even to infants who
may appear perfectly healthy.
Reflex actions such as sucking,
swallowing and elimination are
improved. Overall sleeping is
also improved. Colic may
Additional studies have shown
the reduction and/or elimination
of ear infections, strep throat,
bronchitis, and asthma.
Recovery from injuries is
also more rapid.
of the supporting research may
be obtained through our office.
Experts in this field recommend infants be checked as soon as possible after birth to treat birth trauma and/or intrauterine constraint. Pediatric chiropactors
are trained to do this. Dr. Nunno
checked her own children within
hours of their birth.
Additional research shows chiropractic
treatment for childen prevents
not only scoliosis,
but also knee, foot and hip problems,
especially during the teen years.
Other studies indicate that children
with learning, speech or behavior
problems have improved through
the use of chiropractic adjustments.
Not only is this a simpler, more
practical method than complicated
medical intervention, but there
is also less cost associated with