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Children Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care Too

Chiropractic Benefits for Children Most people associate back pain with the stresses and wear and tear of adult life. But even babies can be subjected to forces that could cause back pain. In fact, the process of birth can place significant stress on the infant’s back. Developmental milestones, such as learning to sit up, to […]

Car Accident Doctor Details Steps to Take When Involved in a Crash

No one anticipates getting into a car accident, but when it happens, there are certain steps you should take to protect yourself. Sometimes the shock of an accident can make rational decision-making more challenging, so having a plan to follow is very beneficial. 1. Stay Calm: Take a deep breath and count to 10. Having […]

The Epidemic of Back Pain

Expansive New Study Found Back Pain a Global Epidemic Back Pain Affects 10% of People Worldwide A new, extensive, multi-national study concluded that lower back pain associated with workplace factors accounts for a third of all work-related disability worldwide. Back pain was most common in Western Europe, followed in descending order by North Africa and […]

Look to Chiropractic Treatments for Overall Health Benefits

Everyone knows regular chiropractic treatments can ease aches and pains, but adjustments can be beneficial for wide-ranging conditions. For example, many individuals, especially as they get older, begin having balance issues, which can stem from misalignments of the upper cervical region, jaw, and feet. Your practitioner can offer tips for better balance, such as addressing […]

Spinal Decompression Therapy

Chiropractors employ a variety of techniques to alleviate pain and discomfort. One of the more common treatments for back pain management is spinal decompression therapy, a non-invasive, drug-free alternative to back surgery and potentially addictive medications. Decompression therapy has proven effective for low back pain associated with a herniated or slipped disc, spinal stenosis, degenerative […]

Spices in Combination with Chiropractic Treatments May Ease RA Pain

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disorder that most frequently affects the wrist and fingers. The exact cause of rheumatoid arthritis and why it attacks women more than men remains a mystery. Heredity, environmental factors, and hormonal dysfunction may all play a role. Chiropractic treatments have proven helpful in managing the condition but sufferers are […]

Whiplash Shows Similarities to Tendonosis

Whiplash is one of the most common personal injuries, typically sustained in car accidents. While most instances heal with prompt chiropractic treatment, some cases can become chronic, greatly impacting the daily life of those afflicted. Researchers have found that whiplash injuries appear to share some characteristics with Achilles tendonosis. The discovery could help develop potential […]

Head Posture & Injury Avoidence

Quick—what part of the body to you think of when you hear the word posture? My guess is most people associate posture with a straight back. Truly good posture needs a perfectly choreographed interaction of the musculoskeletal system: the pelvis directly right over the legs; ribs over the pelvis; and head over the ribs with […]