If you are a regular runner, you’ve probably experienced shin splints a time or two. Shin Splints are defined as the pain associated with the repeated overuse of the lower extremities. As annoying as they are to deal with, there are ways a chiropractor can help relieve the symptoms associated with shin splints. -Joint Adjustments:… Continue reading Shin Splints & Chiropractic
The question of whether to apply ice or heat to a particular injury is a familiar one for many people—and especially for parents who see more than their fair share of kids’ cuts, bumps and bruises. We know we want to relieve the pain, reduce swelling and speed healing, but which is the right approach,… Continue reading Better Get Some Ice on That… Or is it Heat?
Swedish massage therapy is the modality that comes to mind when most people think about massage. As the best-known type of bodywork performed today, one of the primary goals of the Swedish massage technique is to relax the entire body. This is accomplished by rubbing the muscles with long gliding strokes in the direction of… Continue reading What Is Swedish Massage Therapy?
Nine out of every ten Americans suffer from headaches. More than 90% of which are caused by tighting of the facial and neck muscles. Most of us have set routine for how we deal with our head and neck nuisances; We put on our game face on, lie down, pop a pill or hope for… Continue reading Stop Headaches!
You may be asking yourself, "What is Reflexology?" Reflexology is the application of appropriate pressure points and areas on the hands, feet, or ears. We believe that these areas and reflex points correspond to different body organs and systems, and that pressing them has a beneficial effect on the organs and person's general health. Millions… Continue reading Reflexology
Paraspinal Thermal Imaging is a safe, painless, and reliable diagnostic test that measures the infrared heat emitted from the body's surface; without the use of radiation. Unlike many other tests, Paraspinal Thermal Imaging is unique in that it displays how the nervous system is functioning. Since the health of the nervous system can determine the… Continue reading Paraspinal Thermographic Scanner
A new study published last year shows the massage can reduce migraine headaches. The article is titled “Massaging Over the Greater Occipital Nerve Reduces the Intensity of Migraine Headaches.” (1) Good news for you….massage feels great and can help you relieve pain! To better understand how massage can help your migraines; let’s have a simple… Continue reading Massage Can Help…