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Working at home during the COVID-19 Pandemic and dealing with more aches and pains?

Many of us are working from home for the first time where our ergonomics an less than optimal. We have had a number of patients who have shared new aches and pains from working in these conditions. During this time when we're limited on how much physical contact we can have with our patients it [...]

What Chiropractic Patients Want To Know About Fitness Trackers

Exercise is usually a great compliment to chiropractic treatment. In fact, many chiropractors recommend regular exercise to their patients. It helps with pain management and speeds healing as well as give your mood a healthy, natural boost. Fitness trackers are a popular workout tool that helps people set fitness goals, track their progress, and get [...]

Picking up easter eggs without throwing out your back!

Many of our patients have heard me say that we might have you for 30 mins but you have 23 hours and 30 mins to screw up everything we have done.  We are big believers that it's most often the little things that we do throughout the day that lead to aches and pains that [...]

Why Chiropractic Is A Safer Alternative To Opioids

Prescription drug abuse and addiction is a significant problem in the United States. In fact, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has declared it an epidemic. Researchers estimate that as many as 36 million people worldwide abuse opioids. Estimates in the U.S. alone reached 2.1 million people in 2012. In 2014, six [...]

Why Chiropractic Adjustments Are Better Than Muscle Relaxants

Nearly everyone, more than 80 percent of the world’s population, will experience back pain at some point in their lifetime. Just ask the 31 million Americans suffering from low back pain at any given time. In fact, globally it is the leading cause of disability. It is the most common reason that people miss work [...]

How Chiropractic Benefits Your Health

At its core, chiropractic is about allowing the body to naturally seek its natural balance, allowing all systems to work together. When it is unencumbered it can actually begin to heal itself. However, it can only attain proper function when it is at its proper structure. When the structure becomes impaired through disease, stress, or [...]

How Chiropractic Helps A Functional Short Leg

Functional short leg is a fairly common condition that typically occurs due to inflexibility or muscle weakness at the pelvis, ankle, and foot complex. Runners sometimes experience the condition when running over certain surfaces that are unstable or not level. It can also occur due to inappropriate footwear. This condition can cause pain in the [...]

What Chiropractic Patients Want To Know About Tension Headaches

Tension headaches are the most prevalent types of headaches, occurring more often in women than in men. Research shows that 48 percent of women and 38 percent of men suffer from tension headaches. Each year, patients spend more than $2 billion on over the counter headache medications. In fact, people spend a lot of money [...]

How Chiropractic Helps Relieve Pain From Facet Syndrome

Facet syndrome, also called facet joint sprain or facet joint syndrome is a common cause of back pain. There are many treatments that are used, but most mainstream medical treatments involve pain medication which can have undesirable side effects and may even lead to addiction. Chiropractic is a proven, reliable treatment for relieving the pain [...]

How Posture Affects Your Health

Your mother always said don’t slouch - turns out she was right. And she has science to back it up. Your posture can have a profound effect on your health. Walking or sitting with a hunched back has been linked to a variety of health issues. What’s more, poor posture can cause your body’s structure [...]