Whiplash Avoidance

January 21st, 2013

Whiplash, or more properly stated, Whiplash Associated Disorders (WAD), is usually associated with car accidents, slip and falls and sports injuries. It is a very common injury affecting millions of people around the world, and costing health care systems billions … read the rest of the article

Low Back Pain, Balance, and Foot Orthotics

January 21st, 2013

Low back pain (LBP) can result from many causes, and sometimes it just occurs for reasons that are not clear, such as the accumulation of stresses that occur over time. Many causes of low back pain have been described such … read the rest of the article

Do Chiropractors Help Patients With Headaches?

January 21st, 2013

This seems like an easy question to answer, doesn’t it? The answer of course being, YES!!! However, there are many people who suffer with headaches who have never been to a chiropractor or have not even ever considered it as … read the rest of the article

Fibromyalgia & Sleep

January 21st, 2013

Last month, we focused on how important sleep is in the management of the fibromyalgia (FM) and the relationship between sleep dysfunction and Restless Leg Syndrome. Now that it’s clear that the sleep and FM pairing is so important, how … read the rest of the article

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – MD vs. DC. Whom Should I See?

January 21st, 2013

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a very common problem affecting a large population (1 out of 20 in the general population) including typists, assembly line workers, postal employees, secretaries, servers/waiters, musicians, carpenters, and many others. CTS drives a high level … read the rest of the article

Common Whiplash Myths – Second Part

November 19th, 2012

The previous month, we began discussing common myths about whiplash injuries, and this month, we will continue on that course. Remember, the amount of injury that occurs in an acceleration/deceleration injury is dependent on many factors, some of which include … read the rest of the article

Fibromyalgia vs. Food

November 19th, 2012

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a derangement that affects everyone a little differently. Therefore, promoting a one diet approach for every FM patient doesn’t make a lot of sense. However, according to Ginevra Liptan, MD, medical director of the Frida Center for FM … read the rest of the article

Carpal Tunnel – Natural Treatment Options

November 19th, 2012

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition characterized by pain, numbness and/or tingling in the hand. This includes the palm and the 2nd, 3rd, and half of the 4th finger, usually sparing the thumb. Another indication of CTS is weakness … read the rest of the article

How Chiropractic Help Headaches?

November 19th, 2012

Published on 2 November 2012 under Headaches

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Headaches are one of the most common reasons people seek chiropractic care. Many patients with headaches benefit significantly from adjustments made to the upper cervical region. So, the question is, how does adjusting the

Low Back Pain and Sleep – Second Part

November 19th, 2012

Previous month, we discussed the relationship between sleep deprivation and low back pain (LBP) and found that LBP can cause sleep loss AND sleep loss can cause LBP. It’s a 2-way street! This month, we will look at ways to … read the rest of the article