Your mother always told you to sit up straight and quit slouching. She was right.
Whether you’re on your feet or at a desk all day, poor posture can cause a whole host of problems. Rounding your shoulders, arching your lower back and dipping your neck can all contribute to poor posture and consequently lower back pain and other chronic problems. Continue reading
It seems the issue with opioids is, in part, a case of the pendulum swinging too far in one direction. This refers to the origin of the opioid problem when the medical community decided that chronic pain was not being sufficiently addressed. They began to take liberal advantage of prescribing opioids. And because these medications have such addictive properties, that made them a risk for the scourge we are now experiencing. Continue reading
Chiropractic is widely recognized as one of the safest drug-free, non-invasive therapies available for the treatment of back pain, neck pain, joint pain of the arms or legs, headaches, and other neuromusculoskeletal complaints. Although chiropractic has an excellent safety record, no health treatment is completely free of potential adverse effects.
Chiropractic care is appropriate for children in many cases, and can often be considered the healthier treatment option. Chiropractic’s drugless and preventive approach to good health makes it perfectly appropriate for infants, children, and teenagers. Chiropractic is licensed in all 50 states of the U.S. for the care of children of all ages.
At first glance, most people don’t see the connection between chiropractic care and pregnancy. However, there are four stages in which having an optimally working nervous system and structural support help both mother and child.
Thirty million Americans can’t be wrong. That’s the number of both adults and children who benefit from chiropractic care. Chiropractic care is supported by research that shows the effectiveness of this comprehensive, whole-body, drug-free approach to treating a variety of conditions—although it’s probably best known for treatment of back pain. Continue reading