Has your child ever complained of a nagging headache? Research has shown that headaches are as much of a problem with children as they are with adults. They can disrupt their sleep and concentration, so as school approaches it is important to learn ways to prevent pediatric headaches.
A few facts:
-Headaches may be linked with other pain such as abdominal pain
-Headaches are more common with teenagers who are diagnosed with emotional depression.
-Headaches can disrupt and prevent vital sleep
-Headaches can be so painful they may cause your child to miss a day of school
Some things to combat headaches:
-Get ample and quality sleep
-Learn to cope with stress and emotional distress
-balanced healthy diet
And most importantly, Chiropractic care can help!
Chiropractic lifestyle focuses on preventing pain and disease before the onset of symptoms. So bring your child in for a spinal examination and aim to prevent those headaches before they affect their school performance.