Williamson Kids Benefit from Chiropractic & Nutritional Care

Kids and nutrition. Williamson kids don’t think about it. Williamson parents don’t always think about it. But Williamson nutrition is critical in Williamson kids’ spinal development and growth and Williamson chiropractic care. Good nutrition also encourages good spine and bone development which your Williamson chiropractor thinks about! Apple Country Chiropractic talks nutrition whenever the opportunity rises. A good Williamson nutritional foundation as a youth quite possibly leads to a healthier spinal life.

WHAT’S HOLDING YOUTH BACK?

So what prevents Williamson young people and their Williamson parents from thinking about their nutritional status? Likely the same things that hold young adults back - belief their diet is appropriate, no symptomatology, and misperception of nutrient sources. (1) Apple Country Chiropractic knows that a life experience gets notice.

WAKE-UP CALLS

When do young people consider their nutritional status? At the same time it would get the attention of an adult - when there is pain. Amazingly, 71% of schoolchildren aged 12-17 years say that they had at least one episode of low back pain. (2) 17.4% of students report cervical spine pain. 18% report low back pain. Older adolescents (24.4%) have more cervical spine pain than younger ones (11.9%). Older adolescents (25.1%) feel more lumbar spine pain than younger ones (12.4%), too. (3) More girls than boys report back pain. (4) As researchers share, Apple Country Chiropractic notices that Williamson kids with spine pain share some risk factors for Williamson back pain and neck pain.

RISKS FOR Williamson BACK PAIN

What puts kids at risk of spine pain? Lots of factors like limited sun exposure, inadequate vitamin d diets, adiposity, lower physical activity, sedentary lifestyles, vitamin 25 (oh) d deficiency, and lower levels of calcium, creatine kinase, and lactic dehydrogenase. (2) Inactive adolescents have more cervical and lumbar spine pain than active kids. (3) In an 8-month study period, 52.2% of schoolchildren had low back pain. 34% had moderate and 18% had severe back pain. More girls (36%) than boys (24%) report back pain. These moderate and severe pain schoolchildren had higher body mass indices, waist, hip and waist-to-hip ratios. (2) Apple Country Chiropractic evaluates Williamson back pain kids and adults to examine for risks and create a treatment plan to avert them from becoming painful realities.

WHAT TO DO 

What is a parent to do? Care for the kids and their Williamson spines. Consult your Williamson chiropractic physician. Set a treatment plan that inspires them to be more physical, eat more healthily, take supplements as necessary, and be treated with spinal manipulation.It’s helpful!

Schedule a Williamson chiropractic visit at Apple Country Chiropractic today!

 
 
« View All Nutrition Articles
"This information and website content is not intended to diagnose, guarantee results, or recommend specific treatment or activity. It is designed to educate and inform only. Please consult your physician for a thorough examination leading to a diagnosis and well-planned treatment strategy. See more details on the DISCLAIMER page."