Embracing Nature and Nurture: The Benefits of Pediatric Chiropractic Care During Cicada Season

As we welcome the buzzing symphony of cicadas in Clarendon Hills and the surrounding areas, it’s the perfect time to explore how pediatric chiropractic care can harmonize with nature’s rhythms to support our children’s health and well-being. 

Understanding Pediatric Chiropractic Care

At Rooted Chiropractic, we believe in nurturing the natural development of children. Chiropractic care during the early years helps ensure optimal neurological development, which is crucial for overall health. By addressing physical, chemical, and emotional stressors, we lay the foundation for a thriving, healthy life. 

The Magic of Cicada Season

Cicadas, emerging every 13 or 17 years, remind us of nature’s cycles and the importance of environmental balance. This season provides a unique opportunity to teach children about patience, resilience, and the interconnectedness of life. Just as cicadas follow their natural rhythms, our bodies also benefit from being in tune with natural cycles. 

Aligning Chiropractic Care with Natural Rhythms

  1. Enhancing Nervous System Function: Chiropractic adjustments help improve the function of the nervous system, allowing children to adapt better to their environment, much like cicadas adapt to theirs. 
  2. Reducing Stressors: From prolonged sitting to digital device usage, modern life presents numerous stressors. Chiropractic care helps alleviate these stresses, promoting better posture and overall well-being. 
  3. Boosting Immune Function: A well-adjusted spine supports a robust immune system, essential for children playing outdoors during cicada season and beyond. 

Practical Tips for Parents

  • Outdoor Play: Encourage children to spend time outside, exploring nature and observing cicadas. This fosters a connection to the environment and promotes physical activity. 
  • Mindful Posture: Teach kids the importance of good posture, both during their nature explorations and at home. Regular chiropractic check-ups can help maintain proper alignment. 
  • Healthy Habits: Incorporate healthy eating and hydration into your child’s routine, supporting their growth and development. 


As cicadas bring a unique vibrancy to Clarendon Hills, let’s embrace this natural phenomenon by ensuring our children are well-supported through pediatric chiropractic care. At Rooted Chiropractic, we are dedicated to helping families achieve optimal health and harmony with the natural world. 

For more information about our services and to schedule an appointment, visit Rooted Chiropractic. Let’s work together to support your family’s health, naturally.