Plainville Kids Benefit from Chiropractic & Nutritional Care

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


So what keeps Plainville young people and their Plainville parents from thinking about their nutritional status? Expectedly the same things that hold young adults back - belief their diet is correct, no symptomatology, and confusion over nutrient sources. (1) Layden Chiropractic knows that a life experience draws notice.


When do young people think about their nutritional status? At the same time it would garner the attention of an adult - when there is pain. Amazingly, 71% of schoolchildren aged 12-17 years report at least one episode of low back pain. (2) 17.4% of students report cervical spine pain. 18% tell of low back pain. Older adolescents (24.4%) are affected more by cervical spine pain than younger ones (11.9%). Older adolescents (25.1%) experience more lumbar spine pain than younger ones (12.4%), too. (3) More girls than boys report back pain. (4) As researchers share, Layden Chiropractic sees that Plainville kids with spine pain share some risk factors for Plainville back pain and neck 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) Being inactive increases the odds of having neck and back pain in adolescents. (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) Layden Chiropractic evaluates Plainville back pain kids and adults to examine for risks and set a treatment plan to avert them from turning out to be painful realities.


What is a parent to do? Care for the kids and their Plainville spines. Check with your Plainville chiropractic physician. Establish a treatment plan that inspires them to be more physical, eat more healthily, take supplements as needed, and be treated with spinal manipulation. It helps!

Schedule a Plainville chiropractic visit at Layden Chiropractic today!

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