Matthew Randall, PT, DPT, discusses low back pain and some of its causes. Physical therapists examine and evaluate a person thoroughly to determine the cause...
Tips To Improve Your Posture
Poor posture can lead to pain in the neck, shoulders and back. Having good posture means being aware of your posture throughout the day and night while you are sitting, standing, walking, driving, relaxing, sleeping, etc. We have outlined tips...
What are the Risks of Chiropractic vs Benefits?
Chiropractors have the lowest malpractice insurance rates of any doctor. The risks are minimal, but you want to choose a chiropractor with experience.
7 Sleeping Tips for Patients with Chronic Pain
Sleeping when you are suffering with chronic pain can be a challenge. Try these seven sleeping tips to make sleeping come more naturally.
What to Expect at the First Chiropractic Consultation
During the first chiropractic consultation, the chiropractor will complete a thorough chiropractic exam the of back pain and other symptoms in about 45 minutes, and then advise treatment.
Why Chiropractic is Superior for Musculoskeletal Pain
Countless studies have demonstrated that chiropractic care is a safe and effective way to treat musculoskeletal complaints like back pain, neck pain, or sciatica. Now a new study from Switzerland has looked at the relative benefits of chiropractic compared to medical care for the most common types of pain issues. In this study, the authors [...]
Self Chiropractic: What more can a Chiropractor do?
Lots of people do it, but what is the difference between clicking your own neck and getting a Chiropractor to do it?
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.
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...
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