The Great Debate

Sometimes our patients inquire about when it is optimal to use ice or when it is optimal to use heat to relieve pain from an area of the body. Using ice or heat is an easy, inexpensive way to reduce pain in the comfort of your home, but the wrong one can actually cause greater […]

Chiropractic Care During The Summer

If you are like most people, you love summertime! Increased outdoor activities, working around the home, and expanding our variety of exercises is all part of fun and what we look forward to all winter! Along with all these new things, comes the extra pressure and strain on your back and body.

Five Ways To Fight Cold Weather Pain

If colder temperatures increase your pain levels, you’re not alone. Many people with chronic pain conditions like arthritis and fibromyalgia find that winter weather worsen their symptoms. Although the link between cold weather and chronic pain is not completely understood one theory claims changes in barometric pressure is the culprit. The theory goes, as cold weather sets in, […]

Dealing With Headaches

Did you know that nine out of ten Americans suffer from headaches? Headache sufferers experience anything from dull and throbbing pain to debilitating pain and nausea. Ninety-five percent of headaches are primary headaches, such as tension, migraine, or cluster headaches. Research shows that chiropractic care is an effective treatment for tension headaches and headaches that […]

What is Sciatica?

Sciatica describes persistent pain felt along the sciatic nerve, which runs from the lower back, down through the buttock, and into the lower leg. The sciatic nerve is the longest and widest nerve in the body, running from the lower back through the buttocks and down the back of each leg. It controls the muscles […]

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 […]