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
  2219 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!

Ask a Question

Blog Topics

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

Subscribe to Our Blog

Move HEALTHY.               Feel HEALTHY.              Live HEALTHY.