Our Chiropractic Clinic Blog

Interested in reducing pain and improving fitness? Our chiropractors give tips on building a healthier lifestyle through chiropractic care, nutrition, and more!
Dr. Rachel Sparks

Tummy Time: Part Two

Tummy Time: Part Two
Poor Scapular Stability
Good Scapular Control

The Neck

Benefits

Humans are most comfortable with their eyes level with and on the horizon. When babies are lying on their tummies, they do not leave their foreheads on the ground to stare at the floor! Instead, each will upright the head in order to take in the world around him or her; this is precisely how the spinal curve of the neck begins to develop. Of course, infants will not be able to achieve full head uprighting at first, as this in itself is a 'skill' to develop. But even from a young age, the baby will look from side to side. Once a baby masters the ability to support the head, he or she easily will progress to a more difficult movement pattern - requiring head control - such as crawling or walking.

Continue reading
  1780 Hits
  0 Comments

Have a Question?

Do you have a question about chiropractic care, fitness or nutrition?  We would love to hear from you, and we might even turn your question into our next blog post!

Blog Topics

#deepsquat #localbusiness inflammation #RunningPain WSU Mid-Back Pain BeginningExercise #bellybreathing 1MillionCups Adjustment functional chiropractor chiropractors health Mobility Drill Neurology ShoeShopping #wholefoods myths performance DNS kansas Information treatment options Limitation development wichita Treatment Options Wet Needling awareness dairy free Nerve Pain Recovery race culture Myths doula ChiropracticPhysician weekend stress entrepreneur Accupuncture sports Orthotics gaming healthcare rollingpatterns guest blog bodyawareness Crossfit sara skiles Pain #Wichita mental health #races 2018 Chiropractic Heel Pain Cupping Therapy toe functionality Movement Handout postpartum Rehabilitation rehabilitation motorpatterns Equipment #1millioncupsict ICT Wichita Shoulder Core Strength Toe WichitaChiropractor SportsChiropractor chiropractor FoamRollingFriday Home Stretches adjustment Shoulder Pain Physical Therapy Shoes BackPain test Squats Disc Herniation Sitting Posture Pectoralis Muscles Compression Sleeves membership plan Hip Flexors Foot Pain Performance sport injuries childbearing Company Announcements lifting squats Lumbar Roll foot complaint bodyweight Dry Needling Soft Tissue Therapy #somethingsbrewingict Rhomboid Muscles Healthcare parenting Exercise Rolling Patterns Healing chiropractic orthotics Self Help Cost Lifting tag2 Top 5 knee health Inner Thigh FAQ conditioning elbow pain pregnancy Payment Strain GoTime running Feet pain management community Insurance Plateau allergies Functional Core Body Awareness physical therapy WestWichita Education Conservative Care RunningShoes movement screen #hipstrength Sprinting DryNeedling Low Back Pain mechanics tummytime Foam Rolling #Running FootExercise Grand Opening Conditioning Tension esports #KneePain HamstringStrain plantar fasciitis Yoga Sitting Help muscletherapy Adductors Running #freemuscletherapy #HipPain knee joint Elbow Pain patriotic PlantarFasciitis Headaches Fitness crossfit Massage rhomboid muscles Acupuncture Glute Muscles MRI Mobility knee pain knee function Myofascial Release Mechanics Health #FootPain #growingwichita disc herniation crawling Latissimus Dorsi squat 5K Pain Management ICTrunning Inflammation foot pain #localfarmers home stretches Squat Breathing stability seminar Taping Membership Plan

Subscribe to Our Blog

Move HEALTHY.               Feel HEALTHY.              Live HEALTHY.