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Myths and Misconceptions About Chiropractic

by JJ Schmidt

Chiropractic care, although it provides a plethora of benefits for the body, is one of the most poorly understood forms of health care. Persistent myths and misconceptions about chiropractic care and chiropractors have been circulating for years, many with no basis in reality. It’s time to debunk these myths and deliver the truth about the […]

Seniors and Chiropractic Care

by JJ Schmidt

Do you think that you just have to live with back aches and pain just because you are growing old? If so, you are not alone. Research indicates that older adults are much more likely to experience back pain. However, older adults are much less likely to seek care for their pain than those who […]

Chiropractic Treatment – The Benefits of Chiropractic Treatment

by JJ Schmidt

Chiropractic treatment was invented in the late 1890s and is a very popular alternative treatment all over the world. Invented by an American who had a great interest among people. Chiropractic cure basically comprises of treatment of joints and the bones of the body through manual means. The tendons, muscles and ligaments of the body […]

Chiropractic Treatment For Body Aches, Neck Pain

by JJ Schmidt

Neck pain is a quite common medical condition. A majority of people will experience pain in neck at some point in their lives with women having higher problems of chronic pain. Pain medication often is the first action for defense against neck pain but it generally does not solve the problem and many drugs involve […]

Maximising Your Health – The Benefits of Chiropractic Care

by JJ Schmidt

The continued rise in the usage of chiropractic care has been ongoing. Studies continue to demonstrate the numbers rising and the increase of people using chiropractic health care. In one issue of American Journal of Public Health, a study was published entitled “Use of Chiropractic Services from 1895 through 1991 in the United States and […]

Chiropractic Controversy

by JJ Schmidt

Chiropractic not to long ago had been viewed as controversial, fringe medicine. Traditional medical practitioners thought of chiropractors as hacks and never revered chiropractic as medicine at all. Chiropractors struggled for years to prove their science to the patients and moreover to their medical peers. However, over the past couple of decades chiropractic has slowly […]

Neck Pain and How Chiropractic Care May Help You

by JJ Schmidt

People experiencing neck pain often turn to chiropractic care for help. Some swear by chiropractic physicians, saying the work they perform not only relieves pain, but also addresses the source of their pain rather than covering it up with drugs. There are more than 60,000 licensed chiropractic physicians in the United States today, and about […]

Chiropractic Care As Your Best Option

by JJ Schmidt

Chiropractic care is a profession that treats musculoskeletal problems trough manual therapy and spine manipulation. Chiropractic care mostly deals with spinal problems and back pains. Spine manipulation, although it sounds painful, is the primary approach, but chiropractic also deals with joints, muscles and the overall framework of the body. Chiropractic comes from the Greek word […]

Chiropractic Treatment For a Slipped Disc

by JJ Schmidt

The human spine is made up of the vertebrae (the bones making up the spine), having cartilage discs between them. The discs have a circle of connective tissue with a central gel-like core, which makes the spine flexible and at the same time functions as a defensive buffer. A slipped disc is a very painful […]

Chiropractic Treatment For Sciatica

by JJ Schmidt

Sciatica is a symptom of a trouble with the sciatic nerve, which is a large nerve that runs from the lower back down the back of each leg. The sciatic nerve controls muscles in the back of your knee and lower leg and provides feeling to the back of your thigh; the sole of your […]