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A Trio Of Benefits

A Trio Of Benefits

More than 20 million people receive care and pain relief from chiropractors every year, but there are still plenty of us who just aren’t quite sure what chiropractic care is all about. If you’re the kind of person who loves those DIY shows on TV, you have something in...

Straight Facts About Whiplash

Straight Facts About Whiplash

It’s hardly ever a life-threatening injury, yet whiplash is related to nearly $30 billion a year in medical and productivity costs. It’s a common injury that’s unfortunately surrounded by a lot of myths. If all you know about whiplash is that it’s usually related to...

Topical Treatments For Back Pain

Topical Treatments For Back Pain

Watch a day’s worth of television and you might think that every ache and pain we have can be made to vanish with a pill. Lower back pain is never any fun, but you don’t necessarily have to resort to pills to find relief. There’s a wide variety of alternatives....

Kids And Chiropractors

Kids And Chiropractors

Is there any reason why kids can’t be treated by a chiropractor? After all, a Doctor of Chiropractic takes just as much training as a Doctor of Medicine. The answer is simple if you have adequate information. Kids have nervous systems and spines just like adults....

Do You Need A Doctor’s Referral For Chiropractic Care?

Do You Need A Doctor’s Referral For Chiropractic Care?

Persistent back pain may reach a point where we finally seek out our primary care doctor for relief. In many cases, they’ll do 2 things: prescribe painkillers or muscle relaxers, and then refer you to a chiropractor. It’s estimated that this year up to 14% of us will...

The Difference Between Bone And Cartilage

The Difference Between Bone And Cartilage

Touch your nose. Now, touch your elbow. Finally, touch your ear. You’ve just felt two areas supported by cartilage, and one of bone. Both have important roles in our bodies, and one is often mistaken for the other. They are 2 types of connective tissues in our bodies....

What’s Causing That Pain In Your Neck?

What’s Causing That Pain In Your Neck?

Sometimes it’s there when you wake up. Other times you notice it later in the day. You can’t connect it to exercise. Sometimes you get a pain in your neck when you haven’t even been active. A stiff neck can be more than an inconvenience. There are times when it really...

What Causes Muscle Soreness

What Causes Muscle Soreness

Was one of your resolutions for the new year to get back to the gym? Your body might be expressing a response with some sore muscles. Some of us aren’t happy unless we’re rewarded with sore muscles after a hard workout. Some of us would prefer to skip that part...

For a Good Night’s Sleep, See Your Chiropractor

For a Good Night’s Sleep, See Your Chiropractor

You followed the advice about not bringing your smartphone to bed with you, but you’re still having trouble falling asleep. Chiropractic treatment might give you the relief you’ve been looking for. After all, relieving lower back pain isn’t the only thing a...

Trouble Sleeping? It Could be Your Smartphone’s Fault

Trouble Sleeping? It Could be Your Smartphone’s Fault

Many of us—if we were around—used to curl up with a good book when we climbed into bed. We’d get a chapter, or maybe just a few pages read before falling asleep. Then along came eBooks, followed by smartphones. Now, quite a few more of us crawl into bed with our...