Archive for the 'Pain' Category

Is it a Pinched Nerve? 3 Telltale Signs to Look For

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If you have ever had a pinched nerve believe me, you knew it.  Of all the many musculoskeletal conditions I have treated in my almost 10 years of clinical practice few conditions present with as much pain and ability to … Continue reading

Want Less Stress? Do These 3 Things

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Want Less Stress? Start With These 3 Things Stress. It’s today hot button word in the health world.  By now you’ve probably heard about how frequent stress leads to chronic inflammation which is at the cause of many of todays … Continue reading

Accelerate The Power of Chiropractic by Doing These 2 Things

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Chiropractic care is awesome because it eliminates the underlying cause of many conditions, subluxations.  A subluxation is simply when a bone or joint in the body is out of place and putting stress on the muscle, tendon and ligaments in … Continue reading

Many Headaches Have This Underlying Cause

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Headaches are a very common complaint that millions of people suffer from. The causes of headaches are numerous and can include -toxicity (i.e. air pollution) -chronic stress -tight muscles -food allergies -physical trauma -eye strain   However common these are … Continue reading

Are You Getting the Full Benefits of Sleep?

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Have you ever had a night when you couldn’t sleep? You spent hours tossing and turning, trying to relax and get some health restoring sleep only to finally drift off an hour or two before the alarm went off and … Continue reading

The Top 5 Ways to Injure the Spine

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We’ve all been there. One minute your doing something around the house or at work, the next your bent over double because of excruciating low back pain that seemingly came out of nowhere. Most of the time our reaction is … Continue reading

Picture This… Sciatica Pain Gone

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Sciatica. This one word is used so much in my office. Over and over patients come in with complaints of sciatic pain, leg pain, pain shooting down the leg.  If this sounds like you or someone you know, please keep … Continue reading

How Chiropractic Helps Tendonitis

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Tendonitis is an extremely common condition caused primarily by the over use of a certain muscle or muscle group.  When the tendons involved are not able to fully heal before being injured again the chronic condition known as tendonitis is … Continue reading

Frozen Shoulder: How to Unfreeze It

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One of the interesting things about being a chiropractor is that people are always surprised to learn different conditions that I treat other than back and neck pain. Treating a frozen shoulder is one of the many things I do … Continue reading

What Should You Do If Pain Keeps You From Sleeping?

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Chronic pain can have many causes from repetitive stress injuries to slip and fall type injuries.  But one of the lesser known causes of chronic pain is lack of quality sleep. In some cases its the chronic pain that prevents … Continue reading