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.
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
28 June 2016
While many patients are familiar with the spinal manipulations that are part of chiropractic practice, some still aren't aware of how the benefits of chiropractic massage therapy can enhance the chiropractic treatment. Here are some of the main benefits of using these services in conjunction. Taking Care of Muscles and Bones The first thing to note is that while chiropractic treatment often focuses on correcting problems with the bone structure, the muscle groups and bones actually rely on one another heavily to perform their activities.
28 June 2016
Do you struggle with stiff and aching muscles in the morning? You may think it is just part of getting older, but that is not the case always the case. Sleep is a time when your body can heal naturally. You should wake feeling refreshed rather than wanting to stay in bed. Here are four tips to help you overcome morning stiffness and get a new lease on life. Tip 1: Understand Why It Happens
28 June 2016
Stress can lead to a number of negative health effects, including sleep problems, headaches, muscle tension and anxiety. If you lead a high-stress lifestyle, it's not always possible to get rid of your stressors entirely, as they're often elements like work and family. What you can do, however, is implement the practices below in order to take better care of yourself and minimize the effects your high-stress lifestyle has on your health.