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3D Spine: Spinal Restrictions and the problems they can cause

April 13, 2012
Health Tips

Spinal Subluxations/Joint Restrictions/Joint Dysfunctions can effect the nerves (neurons for the medical community) that directly come out of the spine. An irritation to those nerves by way of inflammation or by lack of movement signals going in can cause those nerves to fire differently. Those nerves fire to tell the body to do virtually everything; […]

Whiplash – Mostly soft tissue injuries, see what happens

April 10, 2012
Health Tips

Whiplash injuries are common with auto accidents and other injuries (i.e. horseback riding incidents).  Most of the time what is injured is soft tissue.  This is not seen on X-rays but the injuries are still there and can be devastating. Click below to see how this can occur. If you would like more information about […]

Study finds chiropractic most effective treatment for low back pain

March 16, 2012
Health Tips, Health tips

A recent study conducted by medical and healthcare professionals outside the chiropractic profession found that chiropractic care can be most effective in treating work-related lower back pain compared to care by a physical therapist or physician. Overall, chiropractic patients had lower medical expenses, fewer disability recurrences and shorter initial periods of disability, the study showed. […]

Chiropractic Care Beats Medication for Neck Pain, Makes Headlines

January 6, 2012
Health Tips, Health tips

New research published this month in the Annals of Internal Medicine finds spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) and exercise more effective at relieving neck pain than pain medication. The study divided participants into three groups that received either SMT from a doctor of chiropractic, pain medication (over-the-counter pain relievers, narcotics and muscle relaxants) or exercise recommendations. […]