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Care for Pregnant Women (Prenatal & Postpartum)
Some of the basic contributing factors to all of the grief during pregnancy include hormonal changes, extra weight in the front of the body, and muscle imbalance, which leads to spinal and pelvic misalignment. This is really a woman’s body’s way ...

Benefits of Adding Physical Rehab
All chiropractic patients should be given specific exercise recommendations as part of their chiropractic treatment, and then more exercise guidance as part of their wellness program. Athletes being treated for sports injuries ...

Bone Mass Reduction and Spinal Rehab
In 2006, the first “Baby Boomers” (the generation born after 1945 and before 1965) will turn 60 years old (1). As the aging U.S. population becomes less physically active, more people will be affected by osteoporosis and its complications. We have a duty to identify ...

Kick the Caffeine Habit
The population is increasingly reaching for medications and stimulants to battle sleep problems, and often simultaneously- pharmaceuticals for the insomnia and caffeine for the daytime fatigue. Unfortunately, neither can replace the recuperative and restorative powers of natural sleep ...

Childhood Foot Concerns and Orthotic Support
Children’s feet undergo marked development changes throughout their first 6 or 7 years. Incidence of flat feet, knock-knees or other abnormalities in a young child does not always signal the need for therapeutic intervention, as is recommended for adults ...

Chiropractic for Chronic Spinal Pain
In 2003, a randomized clinical trial published in the research journal Spine demonstrated that chiropractic manipulation is superior to needle acupuncture and “medication”(1,2). The results of a follow-up study were recently released in the Journal of ...

Manipulation in Spinal Rehab
There are three major treatment strategies to increase the functional capacity of the lumbar spine and improve its ability to withstand external forces. The strategies are early and aggressive use of specific spinal adjustments, rehabilitative exercises and external supports ...

Study Shows Manipulation-Exercise Combination More Effective for Back Pain
Although exact numbers remain elusive, it’s clear that neck and back pain and related musculoskeletal conditions place a tremendous burden on the nation’s economy. According to some experts, these disorders account for upwards of $50 billion per year ...

General Chiropractic/Health Information
Over 20 million people receive chiropractic care every year. What is chiropractic? The basis of chiropractic care is detecting and correcting irregularities and interferences with the human body’s own natural state of good health. Chiropractic treatment addresses ...

The Backpack Dilemma: Function vs. Fashion
Chiropractic physicians, pediatricians and orthopedic surgeons alike agree that backpacks are a problem for a child’s spine. While a backpack alone may not cause major problems, overloading and improper carrying of a backpack can lead to headaches, neck, shoulder ...