Tag: chiropractic care

Back pain relief during pregnancy with chiropractic care is safe and effective according to U.S. News and World Report.

Back pain relief during pregnancy with chiropractic care is safe and effective according to U.S. News and World Report. Back pain is one of the most common complaints during pregnancy.   Other common problems include neck and shoulder pain as well as numbness in the hands. Most Obstetricians caution their patients against pain relievers and other medications during pregnancy since they may affect your unborn child. Chiropractic is a safe and effective drug-free option to get relief.   Chiropractors have been treating pregnant patients for years who report high levels of satisfaction with the relief they had.   Your chiropractor’s methods may also Read More »

The Truth About Chiropractors: Are They Real Doctors?

The Truth About Chiropractors: Are They Real Doctors? Is your back hurting? Don’t worry. You’re not the only one. Researchers estimate between 10 and 15 percent of people have back or neck pain. Many people will look for any treatment that will help them feel better. They are always looking for options that will help eliminate pain as quickly as possible. People can choose to go to a variety of doctors. However, most medical doctors are quick to prescribe medication to help ease the pain. If you are looking for an alternative doctor that will relieve pain without medication, then Read More »

Insurer’s need to make non pharmacological pain management cheaper for patients to stay drug free according to a new paper.

Insurer’s need to make non pharmacological pain management cheaper for patients to stay drug free according to a new paper. The Opioid crisis did not happen by accident.  For years, insurance carriers have been raising the cost of accessing rehabilitative and chiropractic services for the consumer, while incentivizing the use of medications for pain. Pain management is a priority in the medical world, yet, medicinal pain management is temporary, while rehabilitative and chiropractic care of the spine may not only be curative, but also improve the quality of our lives.   Pharmacological substances such as opioids can be addictive, and Read More »

How Runners Can Benefit From Chiropractic Care, a guest post from Cara Haley

How Runners Can Benefit From Chiropractic Care, , a guest post from Cara Haley  If you, just like any other avid runner want to improve your running performance and your results, then you may want to get some extra help by visiting an experienced chiropractor. The fact is that chiropractic care is not only suitable for all those running injuries and pains which are commonly associated with running, including: ankle sprains, tendonitis, knee straining, shin splints and others. A good chiropractor should be able to help you improve your fitness level, your performance and decrease your risk of injuries and Read More »

Painful hands and the arthritis myth; Do you need a complimentary secondary opinion?

Painful hands and the arthritis myth; Do you need a complimentary secondary opinion? Osteoarthritis is considered a normal part of aging and most of us have seen the television commercials for pain relievers that offer temporary relief of arthritis pain.   Doctors for years have often told their patients that the pain in their hands, thumbs or even their wrists is likely arthritis.  The myth is often reinforced by the internet, via medical sites or drug company web sites. Over the years, patients have visited for problems such as their lower back or their neck.  Quite often, they will have hand Read More »