In today’s age of health and fitness, more and more kids are involved in sporting activities. Although being part of a football, soccer or Little League team is an important rite of passage for many children, parents and their kids could be overlooking the importance of proper spinal health and body-conditioning needed for preventing injuries on and off the playing field.
The team at Pierce Chiropractic are trained and licensed to treat the entire neuromusculoskeletal system and can provide advice on sports training, nutrition and injury prevention to young athletes.
Chiropractic care may be able to prevent some injuries. Moreover, chiropractors can improve flexibility, balance and the range of motion for athletes.
From muscle aches to ankle sprains, pain and injuries are considered a normal part of an athlete’s life. However, suffering off the field does not have to be a permanent problem. Regular chiropractic care offers treatment options that can reduce pain and help injuries heal faster.
Chiropractic care may be able to prevent some injuries. In addition, it may improve performance and help athletes play sports with less pain.
When the spine is not in alignment, the entire body can suffer. Not only is pain a problem, but athletic performance can also be affected. The benefits of chiropractic care are extensive and can help young athletes reach high levels in their favorite sports.
Stronger, faster muscle contractions
Improved flexibility and range of motion
Reduce pain and decrease inflammation