Children with gastrointestinal problems oftentimes can also be suffering from mental health problems, such as anxiety and depression.
The most common gastrointestinal ailments include abdominal pain, diarrhea, vomiting, constipation, failure to gain weight, and eating problems.
Treating gastrointestinal diseases is important to prevent other serious conditions from developing in the future.
We understand it can be difficult to have a child who is ill. There are many causes for gastrointestinal problems. These disorders are now considered to be disorders of gut-brain interaction. Acknowledging the real nature of the symptoms can be helpful, along with emphasizing that many children will get better.
Symptoms of gastrointestinal or digestive disorders can include nausea, stomach pain, vomiting. diarrhea, constipation, bloating, bleeding, and problems with their appetite. There are many common pediatric GI disorders, they include, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Celiac Disease, Constipation, Hirschsprung’s Disease, and food allergies. With proper treatments, these symptoms can be greatly diminished.
At Acupuncture Wellness Services, we use a combination of modalities and techniques to regulate the flow of energy in the body to achieve outstanding results. The extensive training and experience of our practitioners enables them to successfully blend time-tested and ancient treatment protocols with modern and sophisticated therapies. One of the greatest benefits of our procedure is the ability to detect and correct energetic sensitivities to foods and the environment that might be creating symptoms in your body. Each patient is treated individually, and so the combination of techniques is determined at the time of evaluation. Our treatments integrate well with western medicine, chiropractic, massage therapy, occupational therapy, dental work and nutritional healing.
“My son has been able to attend school without having the nervous stomach before and able to stay in class all day.”
- Ryan L
“‘Dr Nicole and her Team have been amazing with our 16 year old son and his digestive issues. They explain everything, ask questions and really listen not just to hear you, but so that they can provide the best solution for your condition. Dr Nicole has created a world class Team of caring, talented and truly wonderful acupuncturists! We highly recommend Dr Nicole Rotondi Acupuncture.”
- Maria F