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  • Growing Healthy Kids: Calming the Cry of Colic

    The elusive infant condition called colic has perplexed parents and healthcare professionals alike for many years. The seemingly endless crying spells and sleep loss lead to stress and anxiety for all. Each baby is unique and is affected by a variety...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/growing-healthy-kids-calming-the-cry-of-colic.html

  • Could Your Baby Be Suffering from Food Allergy or Intolerance?

    A diagnosis of GER (gastroesophageal reflux), whether technically correct or not, says little about the underlying cause of a baby’s distress, and treatment with GER medications seldom provides notable resolution for such symptoms. Frequently,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/could-your-baby-be-suffering-from-food-allergy-or-intolerance.html

  • When the Pediatrician Says "GER"

    During her pregnancy, Sarina ate all the right things, attended maternity yoga classes, and perused a nice stack of parenting books, but she was unprepared for what lay ahead. She and Garrett bragged about how peaceful their newborn daughter was...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/when-the-pediatrician-says-qgerq.html

  • Pathways Issue 18 - Summary and References

    Letter from the Editor Jeanne Ohm, DC On May 8-11, 2008 in Philadelphia, a historic event called Freedom for Family Wellness took place. It was described as “a live version of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Pathways-to-Family-Wellness-Magazine/pathways-issue-18-summary-and-references.html

  • Assessing the Suck Reflex to Solve Feeding Difficutlties

    Many articles in the literature proclaim how commonly breastfeeding and suckling difficulties occur in the newborn baby. 1,2,3,4,5,6 As a chiropractor, I see this frequently in my office, although very often the parents do not complain of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/assessing-the-suck-reflex-to-solve-feeding-difficutlties.html

  • Colic and Chiropractic

    We had an overwhelming response from pathways readers and friends writing about their experiences with colic. Many parents expressed frustration with the numerous ineffective approaches to colic, drug side effects, and the advice to stop nursing. The...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/colic-and-chiropractic.html

  • The Safety and Effectiveness of Pediatric Chiropractic: Results from a Practice-based Research Network

    Labels: A. Safety

    Abstract Background and Significance: A study by Lee and colleagues extrapolated that some 30 million visits were made by pediatric patients to chiropractors in 1997 at a cost of $1 billion with $510 million being paid out-of-pocket by parents....

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/the-safety-and-effectiveness-of-pediatric-chiropractic-results-from-a-practice-based-research-network.html

  • Chiropractic Care Resolves Sandifer Syndrome in Infant

    Sandifer syndrome (SS) involves difficult contortions of the head, neck, and in some cases, the chest. It is seen in children who have gastro-esophageal reflux with or without a stomach hernia and the abnormal postures are an attempt to relieve...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/chiropractic-care-resolves-sandifer-syndrome-in-infant.html

  • Why Infants Need Chiropractic Care

    It is common to get strange looks from people I talk to about taking infants to the chiropractor. I know what is going through their heads: Is it safe? Babies don’t have back pain. Do babies get adjusted the same way I do? These are legitimate...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/why-infants-need-chiropractic-care.html

  • Chiropractic Care for Children Found to be Safe and Effective!

    Two recent survey studies have shown chiropractic care for children is safe, gets results and offers children unexpected health benefits. One survey included data from doctors of chiropractic and the other survey collected data from parents of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/chiropractic-care-for-children-found-to-be-safe-and-effective.html

  • A Holistic Perspective on the Digestive System of Infants and Children

    Infants and children are not simply small adults, especially when it comes to feeding and nourishing their little bodies. They are less able than adults to receive, transform and assimilate the nutrients given to them. Infants and children are born...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/a-holistic-perspective-on-the-digestive-system-of-infants-and-children.html

  • Breastfeeding Twins

    Families and friends are always amazed when I mention that I am still breastfeeding my 2-year-old twin boys. Having twins is a very different experience from having a singleton with respect to rearing and baby care but for me having twins has become...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/breastfeeding-twins.html

  • ADD / ADHD Misdiagnosis and Mistreatment

    ADD and ADHD—such commonly used diagnoses in today’s world that they have virtually become a part of every teacher’s vocabulary list. But is this “mental disorder” as common as we have been lead to believe, or is it often a misdiagnosis? ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/add-adhd-misdiagnosis-and-mistreatment.html

  • Listening With A Different Ear: Holistic Approaches to Ear Infections

    It is 3am and your child wakes up complaining of ear pain. What can you do? Ear pain is one of the most common complaints in the pediatric population. Parents exchange frequent stories about the number of times their child has taken a banana or...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/listening-with-a-different-ear-holistic-approaches-to-ear-infections.html

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