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  • Chiropractors Could Improve Mental Attitudes For Injured Commercial Artists

    Pain is often more than merely physical. Chronic pain sometimes creates "psychological hindrances," as well. The old "I don't feel like getting out of bed in the morning" attitude comes into play when aches and pains impact the body with every movement. At some point, pain-induced lethargy may undermine someone's ability to earn a living. For a freelance commercial artist, the risk of losing clients looms as work goes undone. Finances also head into debt territory when you are unable to work enough projects to pay bills. [Read More]

  • How Can Your Chiropractor Treat Sciatic Pain?

    If you suffer from sciatic pain, you know that the aching and pins-and-needles pain in your lower back and hips can be debilitating. Taking pain relievers helps, but only in the short-term. Stretching on your own may provide some relief, but not a lot. A good alternative is to visit the chiropractor. There are a number of treatments they can use to relieve pressure on your sciatic nerve and help ease your symptoms over time. [Read More]

  • What Your Chiropractor Wants You To Know About Migraines And Chiropractic Treatment

    Migraines are a serious condition that can be debilitating. Though they weren't widely talked about until the last decade or so, they can affect almost anyone. Unfortunately, because many people know little about what migraines actually are, they can incorrectly call any severe headache a migraine, even if it isn't. Migraines are a very specific type of headache, and understanding what they are and how your chiropractor can help may enable you to get relief if you suffer from them. [Read More]

  • 3 Natural Remedies That Your Chiropractor May Recommend

    If you have back problems, you may have visited a chiropractor for a spinal adjustment. While this is one of the most common chiropractic treatments, there are other natural remedies and lifestyle treatments that your chiropractor may recommend. Here are three natural remedies that your chiropractor may recommend for various health conditions and how they work to relieve symptoms: Magnesium Your chiropractor may suggest that you consume more magnesium-rich foods if you suffer from back pain, including almonds, avocados, dark chocolate, and spinach. [Read More]

  • Don't Let Ankylosing Spondylitis Keep You from Living Your Life

    The teenage years and 20s are when people make career choices based on their interests and availability to continuing education. Sometimes, however, medical conditions can limit the possibilities of one's career choices, such as back pain and stiffness. If you are a young man in your teens or 20s and experiencing pain and stiffness in your back, you may have a condition called ankylosing spondylitis, which is a type of arthritis. [Read More]

  • Three Methods To Help Diminish Neck Pain Between Chiropractic Adjustments

    If you suffer from ongoing neck pain, seeing your chiropractor for regular adjustments should help. But what can you do to ease the pain between appointments? Here are a few suggestions. Epsom salt soaks  Epsom salts are salts of magnesium and sulfate ions. When they're dissolved in water, the magnesium ions can be absorbed through the skin and into the muscles, where they help alleviate inflammation and reduce muscle stiffness. It's hard to soak your neck in Epsom salts as you would a foot or hand, so try preparing a pan of Epsom salt water (just a handful of salts in a gallon or so of warm water will do). [Read More]

  • About To Start Remodeling Your Home? See A Chiropractor Beforehand

    Hiring a remodeling company allows you to sit back and relax while your home gets altered. But, when you are interested in taking matters into your own hands to keep your spending down, you will have a lot of physical activity ahead of you. It is important not to overstrain your body as this could lead to serious medical problems that not only slow down or stop the remodel completely, but can be costly as well. [Read More]

  • Ways to Care for and Restore Your Body While Living a Fit Life

    Perhaps because of the obesity and heart-disease epidemic, many people are beginning to take a close and honest look at their health and are looking into ways to stay fit their entire lives. You need to begin embracing athletic or fitness activities that you can carry with you throughout your entire life so that you can remain strong, fit, and comfortable in your body as you age. However, you also need to pamper yourself a bit in order to prevent back problems and swelling, which can create unbearable pain. [Read More]

  • 3 Ways To Take Care Of Your Body & Your Depression At The Same Time

    If you suffer from chronic depression, taking care of your body can help you take care of your mind as well. Here are three strategies that will help you take care of your body while addressing your depression at the same time. You should use these strategies in combination with your normal treatment through your doctor. #1 Visit Your Chiropractor Your primary care physician is not the only person who can help treat your depression. [Read More]

  • Drug-Free Back Pain Relief

    Back pain is a part of everyday life for millions of Americans. Each year 13 million people go to the doctor for back pain and it's estimated that 60 to 80 percent of the adult population has low back pain. There are plenty of ways to treat back pain including medication and surgery. While back pain can often require a visit to the doctor for medicine, there are plenty of people who choose to seek drug-free relief from their back pain. [Read More]