Benefits of Going to a Chiropractor

Benefits of Going to a Chiropractor Living with pain is tough. On some days, you feel like you’re in control and can handle whatever your body throws your way. Then some days all you want to do is stay in bed. You may try to alleviate these issues with medications, but these can have undesirable side effects. In an attempt to get your life back, you look for any answers. Maybe you thought about seeing a chiropractor before, but were unsure of how it could benefit you. The benefits of going to a chiropractor can help you more than you might [...]

Reduce Tension Headaches

Reduce Tension Headaches Headaches are rarely fun. They put a damper on your day and make it difficult to enjoy life. They can be caused by various factors, and some of the most common types of headaches are tension headaches. Thankfully, there are a lot of things you can do to reduce tension headaches What Is a Tension Headache? It’s unknown exactly what causes a tension headache, but some of the contributors include stress, lack of sleep, or not eating throughout the day. Other issues that contribute to tension headaches include eye strain or vision issues, poor posture that leads to [...]

By |2021-04-07T18:19:22+00:00November 15, 2018|Headache|0 Comments

Excess Body Weight and Back Pain – Is There a Connection?

Having excess weight to the point of obesity can be harmful. This is a serious problem that affects both children and adults. It is common knowledge that obesity is associated with various diseases like diabetes, colon cancer, high blood pressure, and coronary heart disease. But did you know that your weight is also a contributing factor to your back pain? That is right. Being overweight can contribute to symptoms that are commonly associated with degenerative disc disease, osteoarthritis, and osteoporosis, among others.   How Excess Weight Can Affect the Spine Your spine carries your body's weight and distributes the load both [...]

By |2018-08-20T16:42:54+00:00August 14, 2018|Back Pain, Chiropractic|0 Comments

How a Chiropractor Can Help with Your Headache

Headaches are extremely common but ironically, they can be challenging to diagnose as well. There are a few different types of headaches - some of them happen just once, some occasionally, and some more frequently. There are those that are dull and throbbing. Some cause nausea. Others still leave sufferers in debilitating pain for hours. When you suffer from a severe headache, what do you usually do? Do you just try to carry on with your routine? Do you lie down in the dark? Do you immediately reach out for a pill and wait for it to wipe the pain away? [...]

By |2018-08-20T16:27:22+00:00August 1, 2018|Chiropractic, Chiropractic Treatment|0 Comments

What You Need to Know About Whiplash

What happens? The term whiplash describes any indirect neck injury to the cervical spine, excluding fractures. The most common reason behind a whiplash injury is a rear-end collision between two cars. Rear-end collisions are related to more severe symptoms versus collisions from any other side. The severity of a whiplash injury depends on the magnitude of the differential velocity between the head and the upper torso. This difference in velocity causes the joint between the head and neck and the joints of the upper neck (cervical spine) to hyperextend (head jolts back) and then hyperflex (head whips forward). This trauma can [...]

By |2018-07-20T13:10:37+00:00July 28, 2018|Chiropractic, Chiropractic Treatment|0 Comments
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