How to Get Rid of Foot Pain Once and For All

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Do you or someone you know have a painful foot that is slowing you down? Foot pain is a sign that your foot is breaking down. The compensations you make for a painful foot can lead to problems elsewhere, especially your knee, hip, and lower back. In this article, we discuss the most common types of foot pain and our unique approach to resolving these problems without drugs, injections or surgery. There are many types of foot pain. One of the most common is heel…

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Pain: What Does it Mean and What Should You Do About It?

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What do you do when you experience pain?  Do you suffer with it, cover it up with pain relievers,  or simply try to ignore it?  There are many ways to approach pain, but first it is important to understand why pain occurs in the first place.    Most people view pain as something bad.  Pain is not the enemy, nor is it the problem. Pain is actually a good thing.  It is a message warning you there is a problem, but pain itself is not…

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6 Steps to Having a Youthful, Energetic and Healthy Lifestyle For The Rest of Your Life

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As you progress in age, would you like to avoid the crippling effects of arthritis, chronic searing joint and back pain, sluggish depleting energy and the fear of illness and disease?  Would you rather have youthful energy, healthy and strong joints, the confidence to live without the fear of disease and participate at any activity level you desire?    If you want a life like this for the rest of your life, there are 6 steps you need to take to achieve these goals: Restore…

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How Chiropractic Can Save a Pregnancy

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Pregnancy can be a frustrating time for many women because of the changes that are happening in their body.  Back pain, contemplating the use of pain medication, loss of sleep, difficult labor, and long labor times during delivery are some of the biggest challenges during pregnancy.   So how does chiropractic help ease the stress of pregnancy?   Pregnant women who receive chiropractic care generally take very little or no pain medication during the course of pregnancy.  This is important because they are avoiding the…

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The Secret to Resolving Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Without Surgery

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Do you wake up with numb, tingling hands?  Do your hands fall asleep while working on the computer?  If so, you could have carpal tunnel syndrome.  Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is compression of the median nerve as it travels through the wrist into the hand. This is the nerve that allows feeling and movement of your hand and fingers. Carpal tunnel syndrome causes numbness, tingling, weakness, or muscle damage in the hand and fingers.  Many people with CTS begin losing feeling in their fingertips, then…

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Three-year Old Autistic Girl’s Life Changed by Chiropractic

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This was an article we found on the web about a three year old who was diagnosed with autism by multiple doctors and was placed on a variety of medications. The child’s parents took her to a local chiropractor.  She was experiencing a number of horrible symptoms including common autism behavioral problems, unrelenting headaches, acid reflux, vomiting, sleeplessness and seizures.  The chiropractor found spinal subluxations and they were corrected with chiropractic adjustments.  As a result, the young girl experienced a complete resolution of her headaches,…

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Why You Need To Have Your Child Screened For Scoliosis

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How would you feel if your child was diagnosed with scoliosis and it had progressed to a point where spinal fusion surgery was required to place metal rods in their spine to keep it from getting worse?  This unfortunate circumstance happens everyday.  Less children will require surgery and have the opportunity to develop a healthy spine and posture if better screening is performed and appropriate chiropractic treatment is used to stop the development and progression of this disease. Early childhood traumas can set the stage…

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Here is a Method That is Helping to Fix Herniated Discs

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Receiving a diagnosis of a herniated is a scary feeling for many people.  The good news is there is a way to fix them without anti-inflammatory drugs, injections or surgery.   Spinal discs are the cartilage pads in between each vertebrae of the spine.  If your spine is misaligned and you have bad posture, the spinal discs will weaken and eventually bulge or herniate.  This is a common cause of neck and low back pain.  When a herniated disc is pinching a nerve, it will cause pain, numbness or…

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If You Have Numbness, You Are Losing This

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  Numbness can be startling and scary.  A sudden or gradual loss of sensation in an arm, hand, leg or foot can make a person feel hopeless because they don’t know why it is happening or what is causing it to occur. If you are experiencing numbness you are losing sensory function of a nerve.  Sensory nerves send information back to the brain about various sensations we feel, such as the texture and temperature of the things we touch, where our body parts are in…

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Here is What You Can Do to Help Bunions and Hammer Toes

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Bunions and hammertoes are abnormal, unsightly, and can even be painful. Are they due to genetics, bad shoes or bad luck?  We will discuss these as well as prevention and treatment options for these common toe problems. A bunion is a bony bump at the base of the big toe.  The big toe may also bend toward the second toe.  Hammer toes are a curled downward, hammer-shaped position of any of the little toes.   Causes of Bunions and Hammer Toes: Wearing Shoes.  Studies have…

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