Osteopathy for babies and children

 

Babies and children are treated with very gentle techniques, the treatment is absolutely safe for children even for very young baby’s. Very often the child really likes the osteopathic treatment, it gives them a deep feeling of relaxation and sometimes they even fall asleep. Often a few treatments are enough to solve the problem.

Being born is a very intensive experience for a baby. While passing through the birth canal the skull has to deform and some of the cranial bones have to slide on top of or under each other; this is called the moulding process. This all happens during powerful contractions of the uterus. Fixations or tensions can appear easily in the baby’s skull, spine or pelvis. If not corrected this can lead to several problems; tension on a nerve can disturb the digesting system and cause reflux, cramps, constipation, etc. Also changes in posture ,KISS-syndrome,, sleeping disorders, being unsettled or restless, low immunity, ear infections,…

Many problems will show themselves as too much, too often or excessive crying. In toddlers and children osteopathic treatment can help in delayed development, KIDD-syndrome, problems in behavior, concentration and learning problems, digestive problems, low immunity,…

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