Getting an ear infection can be the worst. Children are more likely to get them and if you have had kids, I am sure you’ve had some long nights up with a very unhappy child. Unfortunately, the majority of ear infections are viral, as opposed to bacterial, which typically makes conventional antibiotics ineffective. Luckily there are plenty of natural options that can be more effective without the side effects of medication. One of those options is Chiropractic care.
Adjustments have been shown to be effective in the treatment of common ear infections. Typically, there is an upper neck misalignment that is basically affecting the nerve signals that are travelling to the ear and inhibiting communication and healing. If you are concerned with chiropractic adjustments for your child, know that it only takes a very light and safe adjustment is utilized to restore alignment and aid in the healing process.
Along with Chiropractic, there are multiple natural remedies that can help with healing ear infections. The link below will bring you to a great article listing those natural remedies that can help you avoid a trip to your Pediatrician’s office and help with the discomfort that comes with ear infections.