Wills Chiropractic Blog
June 20, 2018
Summer is the time for family vacations, outdoor activities and maybe even a few home improvement projects. If you’ve experienced back pain, however, then you need to take a few precautions so your aching back doesn’t put fun plans on hold. Follow a chiropractor’s helpful tips to avoid back pain and injuries this summer.
May 30, 2018
Today, lasers are used ubiquitously in health care and chiropractic is no exception. For example, a chiropractor can use laser therapy to treat back pain. Class IV K-Laser Therapy helps speed healing of injured and damaged soft tissue so you can get back to your normal daily activities without discomfort. Read on to learn more about laser therapy for back pain.
May 21, 2018
With the year-round sunny and warm weather in Naples, it’s no wonder people enjoy sports so much. From golf and tennis to flag football and softball, there’s a lot to play. Unfortunately, injuries happen. Some injuries are really painful, while others are just bothersome enough to keep you out of the game. Read on to learn how a chiropractor can help and get you off the bench sooner.
April 18, 2018
Headaches are a pain. Literally. Almost all of us have experienced one. People get different types of headaches, too. Some are stress related. These are often called tension headaches. On the other hand, migraines can be brought on by stress as well as certain triggers such as a specific type of food, weather, lack of sleep and flickering lights. No matter what kind of headache you’re prone to have, know that your chiropractor can help.
March 28, 2018
Receiving chiropractic care as soon as you begin to experience back pain can be tremendously therapeutic. However, once your pain goes away, you still need a maintenance plan. That’s where rehabilitation comes in. Both physical therapy and exercise go a long way toward helping you recover from back pain and prevent its reoccurrence. In fact, exercise and rehab can stimulate the healing process.
February 21, 2018
Life is meant to be enjoyed. However, if you are one of the millions of people in the United States who suffer from debilitating back pain, then that may not be an easy task. Just getting through the day can be a challenge—never mind enjoying the time! Fortunately, your chiropractor in Naples offers several possible treatments to help alleviate your back pain. The appropriate therapy for you will depend on what is causing your pain. Don’t wait another day—because an enjoyable life is waiting for you!
January 11, 2018
Happy New Year! That is the traditional saying throughout the month of January. But along with that should be a wish for a healthy new year, too. Of course, a large element of good health is dependent on maintaining a healthy weight. That probably explains why so many people resolve to lose weight each year. If that’s your New Year’s resolution, then consider Ideal Protein, a medically developed program that helps with losing weight and keeping those pounds off.
December 3, 2017
Merry Christmas! Happy New Year! Now pass the eggnog, the cookies, the chips and dip, the pie, and don’t forget a candy cane. Needless to say, maintaining weight loss during the holiday season can be a challenge with so many tempting treats on the table. However, there are steps you can take to keep the pounds off and still enjoy. Here’s some advice from Naples chiropractor Dr. Chad Wills.
November 19, 2017
Weight loss. By far, this will be the #1 New Year’s resolution for 2018. According to all metrics, the U.S. population is only getting unhealthier, and a big component of that comes from the growing obesity epidemic. While there are a seemingly endless amount of weight loss strategies available on the market today, they tend to have only one thing in common: they don’t work. Typically, a person never loses the weight they want or they can’t keep it off once they do. When it comes to slipping back into your old jeans, weight maintenance is just as important as weight loss, and that’s exactly what Ideal Protein is designed to help you do. This isn’t a crash diet that will have you back to the same weight just a few months after you’ve lost it; it is a multi-pronged, medically developed method designed to help you lose the weight and keep it off without depriving you of the foods you love. Sound too good to be true? Read on to learn more. (more…)
October 16, 2017
Gone are the days of lying in bed to get rid of back pain. The Mayo Clinic reports that most cases of acute back pain get better in a few weeks and bed rest is not recommended. In fact, doctors and chiropractors now advocate exercise to reduce back pain and to prevent its return. There is an appropriate exercise for almost every type of back pain. Whether due to osteoarthritis or injury, an exercise routine tailored to your specific needs will likely be helpful.