Kids and nutrition. St. Francisville
kids don’t think about it. St. Francisville parents don’t always think about
it. But St. Francisville nutrition is critical in St. Francisville
kids’ spinal development and growth and St. Francisville chiropractic care.
Good nutrition also fosters good spine and bone
development which your St. Francisville chiropractor thinks about!
Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville talks nutrition whenever the opportunity presents
itself. A good St. Francisville nutritional foundation as a youth quite
possibly leads to a healthier spinal life.
WHAT’S HOLDING YOUTH BACK?
So what prevents St. Francisville young people
and their St. Francisville 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) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville knows that a life experience
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% 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 describe, Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville sees that
St. Francisville kids with spine pain have some things in common that put
them at risk for St. Francisville back pain and
RISKS FOR St. Francisville 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) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville evaluates St. Francisville
back pain kids and adults to examine for risks and create
a treatment plan to prevent them from becoming painful realities.
WHAT TO DO
What’s a parent to do? Care for the kids and
their St. Francisville spines. Check with your
St. Francisville chiropractic physician. Establish a treatment plan that inspires
them to be more physical, eat more nutritiously,
take supplements as needed, and be treated with spinal manipulation.It’s
Schedule a St. Francisville chiropractic visit at
Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville today!