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

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
  2870 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

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

Subscribe to Our Blog

Move HEALTHY.               Feel HEALTHY.              Live HEALTHY.