3 Tips to Aid Your Recovery from Lower Back Surgery
Small changes can make a big difference when it comes to recovering from lower back surgery.
How Chiropractic Helps Trigger Finger
Stenosing tenosynovitis, also known as “trigger finger,” is a repetitive strain injury that is one of the most common injuries in the workplace. It is marked by one finger or thumb that is stuck in a bent position and pops or snaps when straightened. It is caused by an inflamed or irritated flexor tendon. AsRead More
How to Deal With Pain the Natural Way: 7 Proven and Painkiller-Free Tips
Skip the pain meds and use these holistic methods instead. Tips from Dr. Mel Pohl, pain expert and Chief Medical Officer at Las Vegas Recovery Center.
Why You Should Get Physical Therapy First
What does a physical therapist do, and how can they help you? Here's why you should get physical therapy first. 1. Feel better, sooner 2. Save money 3. Get b...
8 tips for buying shoes that are good to your feet
Buying the right shoes is an investment in foot health. But how do you find ones that fit properly and provide adequate support? Start with your own feet, and look at what's already in your closet. Stand barefoot on a piece of paper or cardboard, and...
Chiropractor demonstrates how spinal manipulation can ease pain
Chiropractor Robert A. Hayden, a spokesman for the American Chiropractic Association, explains how he performs a Medicare patient's spinal manipulation. He is founder of Iris City Chiropractic Center in Griffin, Ga.
Top 5 Benefits of Chiropractic Care
By keeping the spine in proper alignment the nervous system can function at its best. Here we discuss 5 conditions helped by chiropractic care.
At What Point
At what point does NOT having a properly functioning spine and nervous system seem like a good idea? …NEVER Have questions or want to learn more about chiropractic and your nervous syst…
What Are “Manual Therapies” and How Are They Used? |
Manual therapies have been used to treat musculoskeletal disorders for thousands of years. Practitioners around the world—in countries with many different cultural influences and diverse medical traditions—have used their hands to manipulate various parts of the body to stimulate healing. “Manual” literally means “by hand.” Thus, manual therapies consist of healing techniques that use the hands. There are more than two dozen techniques used worldwide. Among the most commonly known are acupressure, chiropractic, massage therapy, physiotherapy, reflexology, Rolfing and shiatsu.... Read More Read More
Fibromyalgia advice from a chiropractor
Fibromyalgia continues to baffle the medical community with complex symptoms, difficult diagnoses and unknown origins. The disease is characterized by widespread pain that often forces patients to seek help from chiropractors. One chiropractor believes there are several factors that can be changed in a person’s lifestyle to either reduce the likelihood of developing the disorder or reduce the symptoms once the disease is already present.