© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.PostureTheofImportance
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Why is your child’sposture importantfor good health?Q.
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Posture is areflection ofhow your childis growingA.
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.A healthy postureusually refle...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Poor posturecan also reflectth...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.How can I checkmy child’s posture?Postural Screening
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Ideally, start bychecking withyour child’s shirtoff and standingbehind them....
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Start by looking atthe level of their head,this will reflect if theyhave a s...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Follow the arrowsand you can seethat the head istilted higher onthe left sid...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Left-High Head TiltNeck misali...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Concentrating nowon the shoulders,compare the left andright side and see ift...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningUnleveled shouldersmay indicate a problemin their midd...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.High Left ShoulderThe arrow shows youthis child’s shoulder ishigher on the l...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningViewing a Scapuladistortion is moredifficult.Look for ...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Right Posterior ScapulaIf you look where thearrow is pointing youwill see th...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningShoulder and Scapuladistortions can causepoor posture,...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningChecking...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningUnlevele...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.High Right HipIf you follow th...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningEarly de...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Chiropractic ApproachThe C...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Chiropractic ApproachRemem...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.If you recognize any of thesedistortions in your child’s spine, contactyour ...
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.
© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.How to Contact Us…Gregson Health Chiropractic425 Winter StreetMadawaska, ME ...
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  1. 1. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.PostureTheofImportance
  2. 2. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Why is your child’sposture importantfor good health?Q.
  3. 3. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Posture is areflection ofhow your childis growingA.
  4. 4. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.A healthy postureusually reflects ahealthier childand later in life ahealthier adult.
  5. 5. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Poor posturecan also reflectthe early signsof Scoliosis
  6. 6. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.How can I checkmy child’s posture?Postural Screening
  7. 7. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Ideally, start bychecking withyour child’s shirtoff and standingbehind them.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural Screening
  8. 8. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Start by looking atthe level of their head,this will reflect if theyhave a small bone outof place in their neck.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural Screening
  9. 9. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Follow the arrowsand you can seethat the head istilted higher onthe left side.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Left-High Head Tilt
  10. 10. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Left-High Head TiltNeck misalignments canbe related to headaches,neck ache, low energy,ADD/ADHD and otherchildhood disorders.
  11. 11. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Concentrating nowon the shoulders,compare the left andright side and see ifthey are level.The Postural Screening
  12. 12. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningUnleveled shouldersmay indicate a problemin their middle spine andreveals that they mightnot be growing correctly.
  13. 13. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.High Left ShoulderThe arrow shows youthis child’s shoulder ishigher on the left side.
  14. 14. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningViewing a Scapuladistortion is moredifficult.Look for the wingbone pointing backtowards you.
  15. 15. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.Right Posterior ScapulaIf you look where thearrow is pointing youwill see that this childhas a distorted rightScapula.
  16. 16. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningShoulder and Scapuladistortions can causepoor posture, scoliosis,middle back ache,asthma and digestiveproblems.
  17. 17. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningChecking the level ofthe hips will inform youif your child is growingstraight, or if theyhave the early signsof their spine growingcrooked.
  18. 18. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningUnleveled hips maylater develop intogrowing pains, lowback pain, andScoliosis.
  19. 19. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.High Right HipIf you follow thearrows you will seethat this child has ahigh right hip.
  20. 20. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Postural ScreeningEarly detection andChiropractic correctionis important foroptimum results.
  21. 21. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Chiropractic ApproachThe Chiropractic approachis to use specific spinaladjustments to restore andgrow a healthier spine.
  22. 22. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.© 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.The Chiropractic ApproachRemember that the Doctorof Chiropractic is the onlyhealth care professionaldedicated to the eliminationand prevention of theVertebral SubluxationComplex.
  23. 23. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.If you recognize any of thesedistortions in your child’s spine, contactyour Family Wellness Chiropractor todayto schedule a more thorough exam.
  24. 24. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.
  25. 25. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.
  26. 26. © 2006 Peter Pan PotentialAll rights reserved.How to Contact Us…Gregson Health Chiropractic425 Winter StreetMadawaska, ME 04756P: (207) 436-1256www.GregsonHealth.comDrGregson@GregsonHealth.com

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