Monthly Archive:: October 2012

Video: How Chiropractic Can Help Your Pregnancy

Pregnancy can be a wonderful time in a woman’s life but it can also be the source of significant pain. Conditions like back pain and migraine can make it difficult to sleep and can

Athletes Benefit from Chiropractic Care for Sports Hernias

Hernia and groin injuries have been widely reported among soccer players. Sports hernias, or chronic groin pain, account for significant loss of playing time and early retirement from sports. The cause is believed to

Preventing Stroke with Nutrition

Between 1970 and 2008, the risk of stroke in high income countries fell by 42%. This time period coincided with increased public awareness of the health dangers of high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and

Pregnant Patients Say Chiropractic is Beneficial for Back Pain

Many women experience aches and pains during pregnancy. Chiropractic treatments have been shown to be a safe and effective way to treat lower back pain, pelvic pain, and other forms of pregnancy-related pain. However,

Jaw Pain After Auto Injuries Video

Jaw or temporomandibular joint pain is common after an auto injury, even when there is no direct trauma to the jaw. The condition can be confusing to health-care providers, since oftentimes the jaw symptoms

Kids with Migraine: How Chiropractic Can Help

Headaches are common in children, but their treatment presents a challenge for doctors. The medical approach to treating children with headaches involves both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions. To add to the evidence of the

Young patients at risk for complications after knee surgery

Many doctors refer young, healthy patients for bilateral knee replacement under the assumption that their overall health and youth will protect them from complications. A new study suggests that may not always be the

Hip Pain: Common Causes and How Chiropractic Can Help

Our hips serve innumerable functions for our body; they keep us upright, allow us to bear weight, walk smoothly, run, jump, kick, play. Since the hips are engaged in nearly every way we move,

Manual therapy boosts immunity, study suggests

Researchers have long known that manual therapies like chiropractic can ease back pain. Now, they are beginning to understand why. A recent study discovered that osteopathic manual treatment reduces levels of a key inflammatory

Medical patients have improved outcomes with chiropractic

Although research shows chiropractic is effective for back pain relief, its role in the traditional medical treatment of back pain is still unclear. In a recent article from the medical journal Spine, researchers sought