Prevent Injuries While Doing Fall Yard Work

As fall’s cool air replaces the sunny days of summer, yards will soon need a new kind of attention. Before you reach for your rake this fall, consider the possible consequences: back strain, neck strain and pain in the shoulders. The twisting, turning, bending and reaching involved in raking your yard can cause injury that […]

Preventing Falls

Each year, millions of adults aged 65 and older fall, resulting in moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head traumas. As we age, time takes its toll on the bodily systems that keep us balanced and standing upright. For example, you may not see or hear as well, which can affect your […]

Pain in the Neck

Neck pain is a common complaint of chiropractic patients. Your neck, also called the cervical spine, begins at the base of the skull and contains seven small vertebrae. The cervical spine supports the full weight of your head, which is on average weighs about 12 pounds. While the cervical spine can move your head in […]

Tis The Season For Slips and Falls

During ice and snow season the potential for injury from slipping or falling increases greatly for people in all age groups. In open-minded circles there is the knowledge that healing the human body and mind is potentially faster when proven holistic (“total person”) therapies are incorporated with traditional medical care. What we’re referring to is […]