Over the last few decades, chiropractic has seen a huge growth and chiropractors are now the third-largest group of healthcare providers after primary care physicians and dentists. Although still considered by some to be an alternative form of healthcare, chiropractic is a non-invasive, non-addictive, and gentle form of therapy that is safe for and can benefit all ages and body types — including those with obesity.
A crisp October morning is the perfect time to get outdoors and enjoy a nice, long hike. Whether you’re a hardcore hiker or headed out for a casual stroll, the last thing you want is for a back or joint injury to take you out on the trail. Here are our tips to stay safe while out for a hike.
Instead of simply covering the painful symptoms you are experiencing, get to the root of the problem with chiropractic care. Here are just a few ways that chiropractic care can benefit you.
You live a busy life, and it is important that you have a healthy body so to keep up. A key element to that is mobility. Here are a few tips to improve your range of motion.
Healthcare professionals are finding that knee issues are surpassing hips as serious health challenges. if you are suffering from knee pain, there are several measures you can take to reduce your pain, if not entirely treat it. Here’s how chiropractic care can help.
We’ve all been there before…just walking along and then all of a sudden, boom! It’s like the floor fell out from underneath you. Even the most agile individuals sometimes experience slip and fall accidents, and the aftermath can be serious. Here’s why you should contact us after a slip and fall accident.
You spend much of your time at work and whether or not your job is physically demanding, it can have a huge impact on your body. There are many injuries you can sustain while working, and we’ve put together a list of things to look out for and how chiropractic can help.
Spring is in the air, meaning allergy season is in full bloom. Many of our patients are now coming to us with their seasonal symptoms, and chiropractic can help. Stuffy noses, sneezing fits, and itchy, watery eyes are just some of the unwanted symptoms that come with this time of year. If you are suffering from allergies, follow our tips.
Springtime is a refreshing time of year, and unless you’ve been maintaining regular chiropractic care, your body might not be ready for it! Whatever your situation might be, it’s not too late to enjoy the benefits of chiropractic care and spring into great health.
Injured and sprained ankles are a common issue that we treat here at Healthy Life Chiropractic. Not only are ankle injuries annoying, but they often limit your ability to move around, accomplish day-to-day tasks, and maintain your health through exercise. Here’s what you need to know.
Over the years, many of our chiropractic patients have asked if chiropractic would work for their kids. They have enjoyed the benefits of chiropractic care, and want to know if their children would experience the same positive effects. Some also worry that chiropractic isn’t safe for children, and are curious about the results they will see. Chiropractic can benefit every age group in your family, including your children. Here’s how:
You hear it just about everywhere you go this time of year - the sniffling and sneezing of cold season. It is particularly important to pay close attention to your health and wellness during the winter, and chiropractic can help.
If you’ve been talking about New Year’s Resolutions, you’ve probably heard others saying (or said yourself) that a weight loss regimen is at the top of the list. Just do a quick Google search, and you’ll likely find that weight loss is one of the top New Year’s Resolutions. You probably are already aware that losing weight isn’t one of the easiest things in the world, and chiropractic may be able to help.
Christmas may have come and gone, but the holiday season isn’t over just yet. The holidays are full of celebrations and spending time with friends and family, but the season can quickly become one of excess. Here are our tips for a healthy holiday season.
In today's society, we are spending more and more time working with computers and electronic devices, meaning we are seeing more and more patients with carpal tunnel syndrome. But what exactly is carpal tunnel, and can chiropractic help?
The Centers for Disease Control reports that asthma affects about every 1 in 13 individuals. Asthma is also the leading cause for chronic disease in children, and is one of the top reasons for school absences. Asthma causes over 2 million emergency room visits per year, and the average stay for over night hospital stays is over three days. When so many people are suffering from asthma, the chances are high that you or someone you know suffers from asthma. So, can chiropractic help?
You've probably experienced this scenario before: you're just doing you day-to-day activities, and in an instant, you are experiencing back pain. You most likely thought to yourself, "But I didn't even do anything!".
What you don't realize is that your back pain isn't always from what you did five days ago, let alone five minutes ago. It's more in line with the old idiom "the straw that broke the camel's back"...no pun intended!
For patients first coming to a chiropractor, hip pain is a pretty common ailment. Your hip pain can be caused by many different things, and chiropractic can help, but so can awareness of what is causing that pain. Here's what you need to know!