Manchester Kids Benefit from Chiropractic & Nutritional Care

Kids and nutrition. Manchester kids don’t think about it. Manchester parents don’t always think about it. But Manchester nutrition is critical in Manchester kids’ spinal development and growth and Manchester chiropractic care. Good nutrition also fosters good spine and bone development which your Manchester chiropractor thinks about! Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries talks nutrition whenever the opportunity arises. A good Manchester nutritional foundation as a youth potentially leads to a healthier spinal life.

WHAT’S HOLDING YOUTH BACK?

So what keeps Manchester young people and their Manchester parents from thinking about their nutritional status? Likely the same things that hold young adults back - belief their diet is appropriate, no symptomatology, and confusion over nutrient sources. (1) Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries knows that a life experience draws awareness.

WAKE-UP CALLS

When do young people consider 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%) have more 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, Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries notes that Manchester kids with spine pain share some risk factors for Manchester back pain and neck pain.

RISKS FOR Manchester 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. Schoolchildren with moderate and severe pain had higher body mass indices, waist, hip and waist-to-hip ratios. (2) Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries assesses Manchester 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 Manchester spines. Check with your Manchester chiropractic physician. Set a treatment plan that motivates them to be more active, eat more healthily, take supplements as necessary, and be treated with spinal manipulation.It’s helpful!

Schedule a Manchester chiropractic visit at Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries today!

 
 
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