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How to avoid back pain this Fall

September 17, 2019

Fall is here, which means kids are back to school, winter sports are starting, and the leaves are changing. But just as the leaves change this fall, so do our activities and household chores. Whether it be picking apples, lifting pumpkins or raking the leaves in your yard – it is important to be mindful…

5 Exercises for Plantar Fasciitis

August 16, 2019

Plantar fasciitis is a common condition that we often see and is the most common cause of heel pain. This condition occurs when the plantar fascia becomes inflamed. This presents as pain usually on the bottom of the heel where the plantar fascia starts. It is most aggravated with the first few steps in the…

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The Road to Recovery

July 16, 2019

“How long will it take me to recover?” “When will I be out of pain?” These are common questions we as chiropractors get asked by our patients. Pain is not desirable, so getting rid of pain is often the goal of patients seeking care due to pain. Depending on the issue and other variabilities, we…

The Body-Swing Connection

May 10, 2019

Do you find yourself struggling to hit the ball consistently? Are you sore after playing a round of golf? If you answered yes to the above questions, you may have an inefficient swing style. An inefficient swing could be the result of a lack of or too much movement in areas of your body. As a…

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Pelvis Function and Pregnancy: The Webster Technique

April 4, 2019

Pelvis function is very important for the mother and baby throughout pregnancy. Having the pelvis function correctly can mean less pain for the mother throughout pregnancy, as well as a more comfort for the growing baby and an easier labor. The sacrum is the bone that attaches your spine to your pelvic bones (ilium #2…

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When should you bring your baby to see a Chiropractor?

March 26, 2019

  The birth process is a beautiful thing, but it can also be quite traumatic. It can be traumatic for both the baby and the mother. The baby must squeeze through a little canal and sometimes gets pulled or suctioned out of their mother. This experience can lead to broken bones, strained or torn muscles,…

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Headaches: Part 2

March 6, 2019

Treatment Options for Headaches   Headaches are very common among the general population and many of those that suffer from headaches seek out treatments that don’t involve taking medications. We previously discussed the different types of headaches and today we will be focusing on how chiropractors can help. As chiropractors, we are trained to assess,…

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Dr. Rachel’s Experience with Back Pain

February 14, 2019

An estimated one billion people worldwide suffer from back pain. Back pain is the biggest single cause of disability in the world. One in four adults experience back pain in their lifetime. I am the one in four adults that experiences it. I also experienced it when I was a kid. Back Pain as a…

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Headaches: Part 1

January 30, 2019

Over the next couple weeks we are going to be going to be talking about headaches. We will go over what a headache is, the different types of headaches and how to treat the different types of headaches. So let’s get’s started! What is a Headache? A headache is defined as pain located in the…

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Active Care vs. Passive Care

January 18, 2019

When creating treatment plans for our patients at our clinic, we like to break it down into active and passive care. Passive care consists of interventions that are provided by the chiropractor such as adjustments, mobilizations, soft tissue therapy and acupuncture. While these techniques are often very successful in providing relief of symptoms, they don’t…