Tingling and Numbness: What It Means and What to Do
November 29, 2022
Have you ever experienced the sensation of having your hand or foot “fall asleep”? Once feeling starts to come back, you can feel as though you’re being poked by tiny pins and needles.
It can be disconcerting and unpleasant to say the least, but understanding what is happening and what to do about it can get you through the discomfort. Keep reading to learn more about tingling and numbness and how your chiropractor can address these symptoms.(more…)
Struggling with Knee Pain? Try Cold Laser Therapy!
November 16, 2022
Since injuring your knee, you have been dealing with quite a bit of pain. You know it will take time to feel better, but it seems to be taking a long time to bounce back from the incident. Could you be doing more than just icing it down and letting nature take its course? Actually, there is something else you should consider after a knee injury—cold laser therapy! Keep reading to learn more about this treatment and how it can get you back to normal functions again.(more…)
4 Facts about Cold Weather and Back Injuries You Need to Know
October 28, 2022
In October, the temperature throughout the country starts to drop, even in Florida. As autumn goes into full swing, winter can begin to peek around the corner and sprinkle in some extra frigid days, which could mean trouble for many people and lead to back injuries. Therefore, now is the perfect time to learn these four facts about cold weather and back injuries and what you can do to avoid this winter pitfall.(more…)
How Can a Chiropractor Help with Tension Headaches?
October 13, 2022
With the holidays and the end of the year coming soon, you’re feeling pretty stressed. You’ve even started getting headaches on a regular basis, so much so that you’ve been taking pain reliever a little too frequently for your liking. When your headache has lasted for more than a couple of days, you decide to get medical help. But who is a good resource to turn to for tension headaches? While you may think of a headache specialist or neurologist, the professional you should consider consulting is a chiropractor! In this post, you’ll learn more about this particular type of headache and how your chiropractor can alleviate your pain.(more…)
5 Benefits of Good Posture: Why You Should Follow This Advice
September 28, 2022
When you were a kid, your parents told you to sit up straight and keep your shoulders back. Now that you’re an adult, you wonder whether that was good advice. Is posture really that important? The short answer is yes, it is! But what exactly does sitting or standing straight do for you? Here are just five benefits of good posture!(more…)
How Long Does Chiropractic Treatment Take?
September 6, 2022
You’re a busy person. You have many obligations vying for your time: work, your kids’ sports practices, errands, household chores. But then, you injure your back! You’ll need to spend time at the chiropractor’s office to get back to normal, but you worry about your schedule. How long does chiropractic treatment take?
In reality, this question consists of two sub-questions: how long is each appointment, and how long will it take to recover from the injury? It’s important that you know what you can expect going into treatment so that you can achieve your goals and alleviate pain. Keep reading to get more specific answers!(more…)
Laser Therapy for Back Pain? It Works!
August 18, 2022
You see lasers all the time in movies and science fiction shows with villains threatening world domination, but did you know that in reality lasers are used every day for good? In fact, laser therapy can help with several ailments of the body, even with a problem as broad and rampant as back pain.
Keep reading to learn about the reasons for back pain, what laser therapy is, and how it can help you finally get relief and function back!(more…)
4 Ways to Maintain an Active Lifestyle with Age
July 28, 2022
It’s your birthday! You are another year older and obviously not as young as you used to be, but you are not ready to slow down completely just yet. You want to continue being active—good for you! Just because you’re getting up there in age doesn’t mean that life has passed you by. But how can you keep your activity level up as your body ages? Read on to find out four valuable tips!(more…)
Proper Sitting Posture: For Formal Events and Everyday Work
July 13, 2022
When you hear the word “proper,” chances are you think of a pompous, arrogant person scolding you about slouching. Or perhaps you think of your parents reminding you to sit up straight at the table. Now as an adult, you don’t necessarily have someone telling you how to sit—but your back is doing just that by hurting! To avoid another lecture, keep reading to learn why proper sitting posture is important, how to have it, and how your chiropractor can help you!(more…)
Lower Back Pain and Flip Flops: How to Enjoy Your Summer
June 28, 2022
You know summer is in full swing when you see more and more people in swimsuits, sunglasses, shorts, and flip flops. In fact, flip flops are often a symbol of the easy-going beach life known here in Florida. But did you know that summer is also a common time for lower back pain for many people? In this post, you’ll learn how this footwear can lead to pain and two ways you can overcome it this summer!(more…)