Infant Suffocation (SIDS)

Infant Suffocation (SIDS)

One of the things more noticed in young parents is that there is a fear that their child will suffocate in their sleep and they won’t be able to get there in time. One important part of development is that your baby gets put down on their stomach, back, and both...
Crawling

Crawling

Many parents ask about crawling and if it is important or not. There is a sequence of events that must happen before a child will ever start to use the first movements of opposite arms and legs. If a child is crawling, it means that both sides of their brain are able...
The Balance Between CO2 and 02 In Children

The Balance Between CO2 and 02 In Children

In previous posts we have talked about the moro reflex, which activates three things in your neurology. arousal which matures up to attention and perception. it also activates the sympathetic nervous system. This reflex turns on around nine weeks of pregnancy and is...
Is Your Child Headed In The Right Direction?

Is Your Child Headed In The Right Direction?

Is your child headed in the right direction? As a parent it is important for you to understand child development and how your own child is developing. In this video I talk about lateralization, also known as cerebral dominance. During the first three years babies...
Why Children Meltdown

Why Children Meltdown

I have many parents come in and talk to me about meltdowns. There are many reasons why children have meltdowns. It is very similar to working with a baby. First you should always ask yourself if your child is hungry, tired, or if their diaper is wet. Those might be...
Pediatric Development Coaching

Pediatric Development Coaching

When I started down the road with pediatrics I was just like most chiropractors. I learned a little about pediatrics in school and I wanted to attract the whole family into the practice. Over the years I had many special cases that made me realize I didn’t know...