Deformational plagiocephaly – what a seriously weird word. This is the medical term for flat or wonky heads. It means one side of the skull… Read More »Deformational Plagiocephaly (Flat Head Syndrome)
Dr Jolene Cooney - Chiropractor
Dr. Jolene Cooney is a passionate chiropractor, avid reader and researcher, continually curious and constantly in wonder and awe of how amazing the human body is. A self proclaimed nerd, Jolene is a regular at conferences and seminars always updating her knowledge especially in the field of paediatrics, neurology and nutrition. Jolene’s journey into Chiropractic started with her Aunt, she was and still is an amazing chiropractor. Through her Aunt’s care and later working as a receptionist at her practice, Jolene knew she wanted to be just like her. From high school it was straight to the University of Queensland to complete Jolene’s Bachelor in Science majoring in Anatomy and Physiology. From there Jolene moved to Sydney to complete her Masters in Chiropractic. Upon graduating she worked at Chiro Care for Kids in Sydney for 2 1/2 years working closely with a mentor to up skill in her chosen field of interest, paediatrics. In 2006 Jolene moved back to her home town of Brisbane and eventually settled in North Lakes. Jolene’s other great loves are her family and travel. She am happily married to her high school sweet heart and they have two kids (her greatest teachers), and one fur baby (just to keep life more interesting and chaotic) together.
As North Lakes friendly neighbourhood chiropractors that work with babies we get asked all the time about baby wearing and which sling, wrap or baby… Read More »Baby Wearing – the why, how and which one to choose
Pregnancy pillows become a great friend for many women. We use them in the chiropractic clinic for the comfort of mum-to-be. We surround our selves… Read More »Pregnancy Pillows – for treatment, sleeping and feeding babies
Developmental Milestones during the first year of life is a key measure when ensuring children are developing at a ‘normal’ rate (more on ‘normal’ below).… Read More »Developmental Milestones During The First Year Of Life
When it comes to treating children, it’s important to remember kids are not just small adults. Kid bones differ from adult bones in significant ways,… Read More »What Makes Children’s Bones Different From Adult Bones?
Meditation has been taught and practised for thousands of years, and today is more accepted as a way to promote calm. Then, there are the… Read More »Relax & Meditate: Why, and who has time for meditation?