Tag Archives: Chiropractors

New Guidelines to Treat Low Back Pain

Based on new research, experts have developed updated guidelines to help doctors better manage individuals suffering from acute lower back pain, which can be particularly debilitating. Pain and discomfort located in the lower back, known as the lumbar spine, is such a common ailment that it is second only to the common cold in lost […]

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 […]

Chiropractors Can Expect Boon from Obamacare

Lost in the sturm und drang of the bipartisan fight over the new national health care legislation — the bulk of which is scheduled to be implemented in 2014 — is that individuals seeking chiropractic treatments may be among the big winners. The United States House of Representatives passed HR 3590 in 2010. Among the […]

The Paleo Diet Goes Back to Our Roots

Many chiropractors stress the importance of overall wellness in addition to the importance of maintaining musculoskeletal health. Wellness counseling can include advice on nutrition, employing strategies such as detoxification, exercise, weight loss, and diet. A diet gaining popularity in many wellness circles is called the Paleo Diet because it is based on a premise of […]

Chiropractic Care First Line of Defense against Back Pain

There was a time not that long ago when chiropractors were considered closer to snake oil salesmen than physicians by the mainstream medical community. A recent recommendation by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reflects the ever growing acknowledgement by doctors of the value of chiropractic care in overall wellness. JAMA now strongly […]

How Chiropractic Treatments Can Reduce Toxins

Many in the medical community believe toxins play a significant role in illness and possibly obesity. Our bodies are designed to eliminate toxins but we are so bombarded that we become overloaded because many of the most common foods and drinks we consume contain substances that contribute to people packing on pounds and interfering with […]

Have a Better Pregnancy Experience with Chiropractic Care

If you are thinking of getting pregnant or are already expecting your bundle of joy, the experience can be even better by making a chiropractor an essential part of your pre, during, and postnatal care. Everyone talks about the hormonally-charged emotions of pregnant women and their growing bellies but other physical aspects of pregnancy sometimes […]

Fender Benders Can Cause Serious Neck & Back Injury

You don’t need to total your car to sustain dangerous injuries. Even fender benders can have serious physical consequences. It is not uncommon for someone who comes through an accident with just a few external bruises to assume they escaped injury. But the damage may not be immediately apparent. So even if the accident seemed […]