Why do I get back pain?

It can be hard to pinpoint the cause of a person’s low back pain. It is more common for a patient to be unaware of what has caused their back pain, than to be able to blame it on a specific trigger. Sometimes it is obvious such as ‘I fell on to my buttocks’, or… Continue reading Why do I get back pain?

Headaches and Migraines

This picture sounds all too familiar:  Mum is upstairs because she has a migraine headache.  Her door is closed, the lights are off and we have to be “really quiet.”  I also hear people say, “I just get a couple of ‘normal’ headaches a week.”   No headache is “normal;” rather it is a symptom… Continue reading Headaches and Migraines

Top 10 Reasons for Chiropractic (part 2)

Top 10 Reasons for Chiropractic (part 2) Chiropractic Reduces Stress Chiropractic care reduces stress by allowing the body to achieve a balance.  Chiropractors do not treat depression. Preliminary research demonstrates that chiropractic adjustments may ease depressive symptoms by increasing endorphins. Researchers have not that “It has been long speculated that chiropractic interventions may affect mental… Continue reading Top 10 Reasons for Chiropractic (part 2)

Study Shows Exercises and Chiropractic Care Beat Drugs for Neck Pain

Reference: http://annals.org/article.aspx?articleid=1033256 According to a study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine and funded by the National Institutes of Health, medication is not the best option for treating neck pain. After following 272 neck-pain patients for 12 weeks, those who used a chiropractor or exercise were more than twice as likely to be pain… Continue reading Study Shows Exercises and Chiropractic Care Beat Drugs for Neck Pain

Add Years to your Life and Life to your Years

I have always said that you should begin chiropractic adjustments at birth and continue throughout your entire life. Our oldest practice member is 89 years old and our youngest one month. Just as everyone in your family should receive adjustments, you should also bring in your grandparents. With medication use on the rise with the… Continue reading Add Years to your Life and Life to your Years