Newborn


3 week old who won’t settle or stop crying A 3 week old who is inconsolable after a rough birth gets comfortable with chiropractic. This week’s One Belly, Two Brains story is about a brand new patient to the office. He’s 3 weeks old and experienced a difficult birth. The mother told us he has a difficult time being set down, sleeping on his own, and constantly cries a “pain cry.” When he sleeps he holds...

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You’ve just delivered a beautiful child and may be running into some issues that you didn’t expect. Especially as a first time parent, sometimes we don’t know what we don’t know, and get to ask our friends and family for advice. They may refer you to a pediatric chiropractor. For those newborns who have colic, are latching more easily to one side than another, excessively spitting up, not sleeping well, or...

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Where do I go from here?


Posted By on Oct 5, 2017

So, you have a newborn who is colicky, not sleeping well, not pooping easily, having a hard time latching and you are at your wits end to help your little one through this….. What do you do? I suggest coming to a Pediatric Chiropractor. Yes, a chiropractor! Our job is to ensure that the communication between the brain and body is fully flowing so as to enable our body to function as it was meant to. We get to the cause of what...

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One of the biggest honors I have is when an expecting mom brings her baby in for care, then brings the rest of the family in.  What she doesn’t talk about in this testimonial is the level of trust this family had with me to adjust their youngest son with special needs, or give a second opinion when their eldest was hit in the head by a pitch and suffered a concussion. Doc and the chiropractic care that he has provided myself and...

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Imagine you’re hanging out by a riverbank with some co-gatherers a couple million years ago, looking for some fish, and you hear a low and menacing growl behind you.  To your right the net-mender’s little baby has dropped her straw doll into the water and starts crying.  You look over your shoulder and emerging from the distant cypress grove is the hairiest, toothiest, meanest-looking beast you’ve ever seen.  He...

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Colicky baby starts pooping


Posted By on May 22, 2016

“Breastfed babies use all of their mom’s milk, so they don’t poop as much.”  It’s one of the most well-intentioned myths I think we tell mothers.  This was likely started to assure breastfeeding moms that they were on the right track, but it really doesn’t pass the common sense test.  YES, breastmilk is as perfect as a food as it gets for babies.  But all of the breastfed babies in my office that...

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