Yes, you can take your child to a chiropractor. My name is Anna, and I work for a chiropractic medical office. Some people believe that children are not good candidates for chiropractic services because they are still growing. This is simply not true. Kids' bodies experience the same kinds of stress and pressure as adults' bodies do, and they can also benefit from the attention a chiropractor can give. This is especially true for children who participate in sports and other physically demanding activities. This blog will help you understand what a chiropractor can do for your child and why you should make an appointment to see one.
25 July 2016
If you've been in a car accident, you may be suffering from whiplash. This is caused when the body is stopped abruptly, causing the head to move forward and then backward with force. People who are wearing a seatbelt tend to get whiplash even worse during a car accident, as while the seatbelt prevents the body from thrashing around, the neck is susceptible to harsh movements. If your muscles are stiff and sore after a car accident, treatment with a chiropractor can help shorten your recovery time.
16 July 2016
Chances are pretty good you will experience a stiff neck at some point in time during your life. It may be something you experience first thing in the morning after you slept the wrong way or it may be something you endure after a long day of work. However, what if you experience pain when you turn your neck from side to side? It is important to understand there is a difference between having a stiff neck and having neck pain.
9 July 2016
Chronic pain is nothing shy of an epidemic. Whether you are dealing with neck, back or hip pain, you understand just how problematic this issue can be. Are you trying to treat your pain with medication? If so, you may be going about this issue the wrong way. Medication is not the cure all. In many instances, medication doesn't resolve the issue, it merely covers up your pain. The Truth About Medication
6 July 2016
If the arrival of summer for you means that it's time to load up your hiking pack and head to the nearest national park for a day-long hike, you want to be sure that the weight of the pack won't leave you with back pain by the time your day is done—especially if you've recently been seeing a chiropractor for some adjustments. While you can talk to your chiropractor about your hike during your next appointment and see if he or she has any recommendations for you based on the specific health of your back, here are some tips that can reduce the risk of your backpack leading to pain.
5 July 2016
There's no denying that osteoarthritis is a health epidemic. It's estimated that 27 million Americans currently have osteoarthritis, so if you're one of them, you're not alone. Unfortunately, treatment options for osteoarthritis are limited, and there's no sure way of preventing the disease at this time. If you're currently struggling with osteoarthritis pain in your knees, there may be one treatment method that could potentially help you: acupuncture. How Acupuncture Works