Brief History of Chiropractic Treatment

Everyday many people experience joint and back pain. Injuries from accidents, playing sports, and everyday life often contributes to spinal compression of nerves that can cause intense pain to radiate up and do your spine as well as into your pelvis and down your legs. Spinal manipulation, exercise, and pain medication are used to treat pain that emanates from the spine. Chiropractic treatments of the spine without surgery or drugs is relatively new and has a storied past.

How Chiropractic Got Started

A gentleman by the name of Daniel David Palmer was the first person to treat a patient by … Read full post now!

How to Choose the Right Chiropractor for You

Choosing the right chiropractor can make a massive difference to your overall health and your feeling of well being. Your family doctor has suggested that chiropractic treatment may help with your long term pain in your spine or other areas and is referring you to a chiropractor for treatment. Should you follow your doctor’s recommendation or is a little investigation warranted?

Many people ask this question every day and wonder if the treatment received and the customer service will meet their expectations. What should you expect, especially if this is your first time visiting a chiropractic clinic? The profession comes … Read full post now!

How a Chiropractor Can Help Shoulder and Neck Pain

There are various different body ailments that an experienced chiropractor can help you with. It’s not just back issues that chiropractors can help you with. A lot of people suffer from some form of neck pain, shoulder pain, or both.

However, just because you experience some mild shoulder and/or neck pain or discomfort due to everyday activities, doesn’t mean you need to run off to your friendly neighborhood chiropractor at the drop of a hat. It’s a perfectly normal part of the human living experience to have some pain and discomfort from time to time (especially in their neck and … Read full post now!

10 Helpful Tips When Recovering from a Herniated Disc

It hurts like hell but your body is going to deal with it – just watch!

A herniated disc is extremely painful. If you’ve ever had a herniated disc you are probably wondering why I didn’t add a few exclamation points…well OK – it’s extremely painful!!!!

If you are currently suffering with the pain of a herniated disc, I want to help you through it if I can. I have personally “gone through” a herniated disc and know exactly how bad it can get.

PLEASE remember that the keywords are “gone through” – in other words you MUST remember that … Read full post now!

Sciatica: Causes & Treatments

Sciatica pain is extremely common. The pain can range from debilitating to a minor discomfort.

If you’ve ever suffered from an extreme case of sciatica you know just how hard it can be to function day to day. You may be reading this very post because you’re dealing with pain right now! If you’ve never experienced sciatic pain before and you’re just reading to learn about, will start from the beginning.

Hopefully you can take away some knowledge you didn’t previously have before, and perhaps use the tips segment to help you deal with any sciatic nerve pain you may … Read full post now!

5 Great Reasons to See Your Chiropractor

There are many good reasons to see a chiropractor, and today we’re going to focus on 5 GREAT reasons to do so!

1] Less Reliance on Medication

The pharmaceutical industry gets a really bad rap these days, especially after the opioid epidemic debacle. In so many cases patients DO need to take drugs to manage their pain; but so often doctors prescribe pain medication before testing alternatives. This is where a good chiropractor comes in.

If you find yourself a good chiropractor in your area, he or she may be able to help you reduce your pain medication usage, … Read full post now!

5 Reasons You’re Waking Up With a Sore Back

Figuring out the causes of back pain and how sleeping could be the cause?

Let’s talk about it!

We spend one-third of our 24-hour cycle sleeping, which makes us certain that this past time should always be comfortable and pain-free. And yet, so many people still wake up in the morning with terrible aches in pains that they just can’t shake.

How is it possible that when we are in our most relaxed state, we are doing some kind of harm to ourselves?

You’d be surprised by the answer.

There are a handful of reasons that you could be waking … Read full post now!

5 Ways To Protect Your Back

Let’s face it. Life is rough…

On your back!

As we grow from children into adulthood, we take a lot of chances; risking our bodies in many ways; like playing sports, in the playgrounds, on the fields, or just running down the alley from your parent’s back gate to the street.

In fact, most all Americans are faced with back pain or injury as some stage of their lives. Some people get really unlucky and suffer severe back pain, and/or end up with a spinal disease they’re forced to live with on a daily basis.

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