The Effects of Traumatic Head Injuries Among Children

It may be surprising to think about children suffering traumatic head injuries. Unfortunately, it does happen. We are going to take a look at two such case studies of Dr. Erin Elster and how the injuries affected the children. Then, we will see how upper cervical care helped them. Just Out Playing In Dr. Elster’s [...]

2017-09-19T00:16:21+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Children|Comments Off on The Effects of Traumatic Head Injuries Among Children

Treating Babies with Acid Reflux with Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care

Acid Reflux and Birth Injuries Childbirth is frequently a difficult process that can result in damage to the newborn. One example is: a child born with an injured upper cervical, the uppermost vertebra between the back of the head and the remainder of the spinal column. This injury is often the result of vacuum extraction [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:16+00:00 March 2nd, 2015|Acid Reflux, Children, Pregnancy|Comments Off on Treating Babies with Acid Reflux with Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care

Depression, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Children

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness studies have shown that on any single day about 2 percent of school-aged children and about 8 percent of preteens and teens meet the criteria for major depression.  Looking in the long term, the numbers are higher—for instance, one in five teens have experienced depression at some [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:17+00:00 February 18th, 2015|Children, Chronic fatigue, Depression|Comments Off on Depression, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Children

Can Scoliosis Progression Be Stopped?

"Scoliosis is a disorder that causes an abnormal curve of the spine, or backbone. The spine has normal curves when looking from the side, but it should appear straight when looking from the front." According to WebMD   "In about 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis is not known."   80%! Wow that is [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:18+00:00 January 5th, 2015|Back Pain, Children, Scoliosis|Comments Off on Can Scoliosis Progression Be Stopped?

Babies with Acid Reflux and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Acid Reflux and Birth Injuries  Childbirth is frequently a difficult process that can result in damage to the newborn. One example is: a child born with an injured upper cervical, the uppermost vertebra between the back of the head and the remainder of the spinal column. This injury is often the result of vacuum extraction [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:00+00:00 November 26th, 2014|Acid Reflux, Children|Comments Off on Babies with Acid Reflux and Upper Cervical Chiropractic

Drug-Free Autism Spectrum Disorder Approach

A Growing Problem  We are in the midst of a worldwide Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) epidemic, 1 out of every 150 children are affected. Upper cervical chiropractic approaches can offer hope. A recent case study by Dr. Borkhuis indicates the tremendous results of a 3-year-old girl suffering with autism related symptoms, including acid reflux, vomiting [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:00+00:00 November 24th, 2014|Children, Wellness|Comments Off on Drug-Free Autism Spectrum Disorder Approach

What to do if your Child Experiences a Concussion

If your child plays sports, there is a chance they may experience a concussion at some point. That is, if they haven't had one already. What is a concussion? Well, a concussion occurs when a person experiences a blow to the head that causes a change in how their brain functions.   Now, don't be [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:00+00:00 November 17th, 2014|Children, Concussion, Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Tension headaches|Comments Off on What to do if your Child Experiences a Concussion

What you Need to Know about Concussions

If you recently experienced a sudden abrasion to the head, such as a car accident or a sports injury, there is a chance you suffered a concussion, and that is not something you should ignore.   So, what is a concussion? It is a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI) that alters how your brain functions. [...]

Natural Relief For Childhood Allergies

The Medical Approach to Allergies  10% of all children are struggling with allergies. When you examine the medical approach to treating children with allergies you will see that nearly all of the options are focused on choosing medications.   Medical doctors who specialize in allergies will use antihistamines to relieve itching, sneezing and runny noses, [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:01+00:00 October 29th, 2014|Children, Wellness|Comments Off on Natural Relief For Childhood Allergies

Drug-Free Acid Reflux Relief For Children and Adults

Several news organizations are reporting that commonly prescribed acid reflux drugs taken by millions of people may also cause cardiovascular disease. The reports are based on recently published research from the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation.   Researchers found the drugs, known as proton pump inhibitors or PPIs, can cause blood vessels to constrict. If [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:01+00:00 October 27th, 2014|Acid Reflux, Children|Comments Off on Drug-Free Acid Reflux Relief For Children and Adults