Tag - Chiropractic

Spinal Maintenance OR Chiropractic Decompression

Sometimes the answer to pain relief isn't to dose yourself up on pills (although for many, that is the easiest and yes, most effective, option). Similar to the way massage can help relieve sore muscles and improve flexibility, chiropractic decompression is an option for relief when it comes to back pain.What Exactly Is Chiropractic Decompression?It doesn't sound like a very gentle procedure, does it? Thankfully it doesn't necessarily involve invasive surgery. Instead, decompression is achieved by using a traction...

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Chiropractic Care Can Give Neck Pain Relief To Seniors

In my 35 years of chiropractic practice I have seen patients of all ages who have experienced neck discomfort. In the majority of cases chiropractic care has been successful in providing relief from neck pain. On occasion however, some of my older patients who ultimately obtained relief, were somewhat skeptical when beginning care as to whether they could be helped. A surprising number of them thought they were too old and had been told by previous healthcare practitioners that...

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Chiropractic Care Is Cost-Effective For Back Pain Relief

Chiropractic care has repeatedly been shown to be cost-effective in giving back pain relief. There are numerous studies detailing this benefit. This article will discuss cost analysis of chiropractic treatment for lower back pain relief and will introduce a recent research study confirming benefits gained.Many Americans suffer from low back discomfort. Some conditions are new and this is called an acute condition. Acute conditions can be considered any problem that exists less than three months. If the condition exists...

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The Many Benefits Of Chiropractic Care For Lower Back Pain Relief

In my chiropractic practice of 35 years I have heard my patients say, many times, that their lower back pain "made them feel old." Anyone suffering from discomfort of the back can readily understand and sympathize with that sentiment and look forward to the time back pain relief will arrive. When the back is acting up it limits us in practically all of our activities of daily living. Conversely, if our back feels well and our general health is...

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Chiropractic Care For Pain Relief, Prevention And Performance

Chiropractic care is utilized by patients for various reasons. The majority of people initially seeking chiropractic treatment are generally looking for relief of neck pain and lower back pain. However, once pain relief has been achieved many find that there are additional benefits to be received through chiropractic health care. This article will discuss what I call the "three P's" of chiropractic; namely, pain relief, prevention and performance.Pain relief. As stated earlier, a large percentage of patients discover chiropractic...

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Back Pain Relief: A Revolution in Chiropractic Care – Part 1

You've heard of the revolutions in the Middle East and Wisconsin right? Well, there is a quiet technology revolution starting in Chiropractic, which allows soothing, potent treatment of chronic pain with no twisting, popping, or cracking of joints. Plus, the patient can now actually see documented progress and an end to treatment. That deserves a WOW!If you are an athlete, especially those playing an asymmetric sport like baseball, tennis, table tennis, golf, or racquetball this is big news. This...

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5 Chiropractic Business Lessons From House, MD (TV Show)

Alien arm syndrome. A third ventricle in the heart. Intermittent tongue paralysis. Pathological mimicking. These are just a few of the bizarre medical conditions Dr. Gregory House and his team of diagnosticians have dealt with at Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey. If you're not familiar with Dr. House; he's the fictional medical genius on the critically acclaimed television hospital drama, House, MD. ...

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