Tongue and lip ties are not just a breastfeeding issue for infants. Oral restrictions can have whole body impacts throughout the lifespan!
Here are some of the many possible impacts of tethered oral tissues:
👅Difficulty breast/bottle feeding
👅Trouble transitioning to solids
👅High narrow palate
👅Low, forward tongue posture
👅Sleep disordered breathing
👅Neck and back pain
👅Poor sleep quality
Yes, the person may be functioning with their learned compensations. But compensation leads to dysfunction. Let's aim to THRIVE not just survive.
Have questions? Seek out a professional with specialty training in tethered oral tissues!