Chiropractic Treatments Can Help with Fall Allergies
Most allergies are triggered in the fall by ragweed, a blooming plant. August through October are when ragweed plants bloom. You can get some sinus inflammation as a result throughout these months. Numerous billions of long-distance-traveling pollen grains are produced by ragweed. These grains stimulate immune system activity when inhaled. Whenever these pollen grains are […]
The Three Types of Stress And How to Manage Them
1. Acute Stress Acute stress can be defined as stress that is momentary or short term, and according to integrative psychotherapist Alena Gerst, LCSW, RYT, it’s often brought on by high-stress, fleeting moments such as public speaking or being summoned into the boss’s office. “Signs of acute stress can be strong emotions, tense muscles, increased […]
Can you see a chiropractor after having surgery?
Chiropractic care has many benefits for pain relief, wellness, post-accident treatment, and more. Common questions we get are “Is it safe to get chiropractic care after surgery?” and “”How soon after surgery can I have chiropractic treatment?” The answer is – it depends. What is rehab after surgery? Rehab, or rehabilitation therapy, is a key […]
Can a Subluxation Clear Up on Its Own?
What is Spinal Subluxation? There are an astonishing 360 joints in the human body, all designed to allow your body to move in thousands of directions. When a spinal subluxation occurs, you have a full or partial dislocation of the joints in your spine that allow for your upper body movement. Because your spine is […]
How Chiropractic Care Can Help With Osteoarthritis
As we age, the wear and tear on the spongy cartilage of our spine can begin to become thinner. Since the cartilage is necessary to keep the bones of the spine from rubbing together, the loss of cartilage can be very troublesome for spinal health. Chiropractic treatment can help relieve the pressure of spinal vertebra […]
Alzheimer’s and Chiropractic Care
If you have ever had to watch someone you love suffer from Alzheimer’s, then you are well aware of how frustrating and overwhelming this condition can be, both for the family and for those with the disease. Alzheimer’s affects every part of life, from even the simplest of tasks such as getting ready in the […]
Can Chiropractic care improve your digestive health?
Chiropractic care doesn’t just ease aches and pains in your joints and muscles. The therapy may also offer an effective treatment option if you have frequent stomach aches, reflux, constipation, and other gastrointestinal conditions. How chiropractic care treats the source of your gut problems. Your nervous system controls every part of your body, including your […]
March – Epilepsy Awareness Month
Chiropractic treatments focus on the Vague Nerve. This nerve is located at the base of the skull. Adjustments to the upper cervical area stimulate the nerve while spinal adjustments correct spinal subluxations, which can pinch nerves and interfere with proper nerve function. Many case studies have been completed on the benefits of chiropractic care and […]
American Heart Month
6 Ways Chiropractic Care Can Protect Your Heart The sympathetic and parasympathetic nerves are located in your thoracic and upper cervical spine, respectively. With corrective chiropractic care, spinal misalignments, pressures, and restrictions in these regions can be properly alleviated, and therefore normalizing your cardiac rhythm and heart rate. 1. Reduce chest pain Chest pain is […]
Benefits of Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy
A woman goes through tremendous physical and emotional changes during the various stages of pregnancy. Several pregnant women suffer lower back, hip and other body aches and pains due to increased stress on muscles and nerves, making the process discomforting and challenging. Chiropractic care or physical therapy has emerged as a great way to treat […]