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3 Ways a Chiropractor Can Ease Arthritis Pain

Arthritis can be one of the more frustrating chronic conditions. It’s impossible to predict when you may experience a flare-up. Here are three ways your chiropractor can help ease your arthritis pain and manage flare-ups from happening in the future. Massage Therapy for Arthritis Pain If you are in the midst of intense arthritis pain and inflammation, your chiropractor will not make any significant adjustments as this can intensify the swelling of the joints. However, they may use gentle massage therapy techniques around the arthritic joint to

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How to Relieve a Headache Naturally

Headaches can be a day ruiner. They can hit when we least expect it and linger for hours on end. If you are like most people, you don’t want to reach for pain medication every time you are feeling discomfort. You’d probably rather find an all-natural remedy for headaches that actually works, providing you with the relief you need without the drugs. Below are 3 tips on how to relieve a headache naturally. #1: Ginger The first tip for how to relieve a headache naturally is

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The Benefits of Spinal Adjustment

Individuals who are experiencing long-term pain issues may be wondering whether any treatment will help alleviate their condition. While pain pills and other pain relievers treat the symptoms, they do not address the root cause of the problem. One way for patients to receive relief is through a spinal adjustment. What is a Spinal Adjustment? The idea behind a chiropractic adjustment is to manipulate the patient’s vertebrae so that any abnormal patterns that are present can go back to a normal function. The goal is

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Could Chiropractic Adjustments Help You?

A lot of people assume the recovery from an accident or injury only lasts a few weeks or months. Some individuals are lucky, and their pain from an injury goes away with time. But others quietly struggle with long-term joint pain, aches and other types of discomfort. Such long-term pain can impact everything in your life, from your work to relationships to your enjoyment of free time. If traditional methods of treatment have not worked, it may be time to try chiropractic adjustments. Who Can

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Massage Therapy for Fibromyalgia

Living with fibromyalgia is difficult. The widespread muscle pain, exhaustion, and mood problems that affect those with fibromyalgia are daunting. They can lower quality of life and really wear a person down. It’s a disorder that affects all aspects of your life, which can be difficult to come to terms with. Don’t give up hope, though. There are many ways to help ease some of these symptoms, from medication to talk therapy. One helpful method is massage therapy. Benefits of Massage Therapy for Fibromyalgia No matter

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The Emotional Benefits of Massage Therapy

Aaahhh, a nice, long massage. Sounds incredible, doesn’t it? Of course, it does! Who doesn’t love a relaxing massage? Massages help keep our muscles lax and just plain feel incredible. The benefits of massage therapy are all that and more. Much more. Benefits of Massage Therapy for Stress What some know and others may not, is that massages are fantastic for stress relief. And not just because they feel great. Well, in part, yes. But not entirely. Massages help to work out knots and tension that

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Achilles Tendonitis: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Achilles tendonitis can affect anyone; however, athletes and very active people are the most susceptible. The most common symptoms are moderate to severe pain and/or swelling in the heal of your foot. Cases may vary by patient, but even a mild case can be very painful and limit your mobility. If you have Achilles tendonitis, treatment is usually necessary for these types of sports injuries. This is because if left untreated it can lead to a tear, which can then lead to surgery, missed work,

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3 Brilliant Weight Loss Tips: Accelerate Your Success Rate

There are a million different academic studies that have shown the power of keeping a journal as an accelerated weight loss tool. However, did you know that there are three additional weight loss tips you can use, as well? They include adding your body measurements, getting a comprehensive blood test and boosting your nutrition levels. Weight Loss Tips #1: Body Measurements If you have noticed that your bathroom scale has not moved backward even a centimeter, don’t fret! Simply include some body measurements so you can

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Chiropractor Dad Wears Baby to Work

We just thought this was the cutest story about a fellow chiropractic care physician in our field of work. Last week ABC News published photos of a Chicago area chiropractor dad, Dr. Tom Williams, bringing his 9-week-old baby to work and wearing him on his chest in a new born baby wrap during patient examinations. ABC News called it “taking the idea of bring your child to work day to another level,”. They reported that Dr. Williams’ patients were thrilled to see the new addition

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Car Accident Injury Most Likely During Summer Months

According to decades of traffic research, the summer months are the most dangerous time to drive. This time of year you are more likely to be involved in an automobile accident and suffer from a car accident injury as a result. Part of the reason is the fact that drivers are more distracted. Drivers take less care when conditions are less hazardous out, the weather is nice, and visibility is high. Paradoxically, there are less accidents during the snowy winter months when it’s darker outside

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