3 Tips to Aid Your Recovery from Lower Back Surgery
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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
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...
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
101 ways you never knew you could relieve pain
101 ways you never knew you could relieve pain Pain can be disrupting, and it can interfere with your ability to perform daily tasks. Pain is also one of the most common ailments, and it affects more people than cancer, heart disease, and diabetes combined Acute pain refers to pain that has a sudden onset, and the duration of the pain is limited, whereas chronic pain refers to types of pain that last longer. Long-term diseases often cause chronic pain, while the injury is usually the culprit behind the acute pain. Pain is often treated with painkillers, which helps to reduce painful sensations and sometimes also to reduce inflammation that occurs in the affected area. The most common types of painkillers include paracetamol, NSAIDs, and opioids, but all of these have been linked…
What is a Holistic Diet?
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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.
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What's A Pinched Nerve And How Can I Treat It?
Need help from your Clarksburg, Gaithersburg, Potomac, and Urbana, MD, chiropractors? Have a pinched nerve? You feel the pain of a pinched nerve when the nerve is inflamed due to a misalignment in the body's system. King Chiropractic, which has offices in Clarksburg, Gaithersburg, Potomac, and