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.
Chiropractic care is a great way to manage swelling and relieve discomfort in the lower leg caused by foot, ankle, and knee pain. Regular adjustments provide patients suffering from lower leg pain with a natural, non-invasive, and non-addictive treatment. Here’s the lowdown on lower leg pain and how chiropractic can help.
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.
Tax season is in full swing, and that means many of us are dealing with added stress. Stress is a part of every day life no matter what time of year it is, and is perfectly normal, but it is important that you deal with it in a healthy way. There are many strategies to effectively manage stress, and that includes natural ones. Most people don’t realize it, but chiropractic can help!
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.
Did you know an important part of your spinal health is your feet? Maintaining great posture and support of the spine, back, and neck all stems from the way we treat our feet. As chiropractors, we are known as doctors that specialize in the spine. But we also work with your feet! Think about it: you sit, stand, walk, and move all day long. Here’s what you need to know about chiropractic care and your feet.
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.
Are you having a hard time getting a good night’s sleep? Well, you’re not alone. It might seem strange that there are specific pillows recommended by chiropractors, but we’ve got our reasons! Here’s why we think these pillows are better than others.
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 following our blog, you already know that chiropractic can help with weight loss. If you want to learn more, join us at our office for a FREE event on January 29th from 5:30-6:30PM.
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?
There are some pieces of advice that our mothers said that were better than others. No, maybe your face won't freeze like that. But she was right when she told you to sit up straight. In today's society, many of us spend the majority of our day working sedentary jobs, requiring us to sit for hours at a time. Even if you don't spend a lot of time sitting, proper posture is important. In fact, your spine's health depends on it!
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!
In today's society, there is often a negative association with germs, and a number of people are afraid of them. Germs have received plenty of focus since around the time the microscope was invented. But germs are actually similar to seeds. If you have ever done any gardening, you know that it takes work to plant a garden or start a lawn. It doesn't just happen! Not only do you have to consider the conditions, but also that the process takes a time period of days or weeks. The very same thing can be said in relation to germs and the development of disease.
If you are suffering from sciatic pain, you will often hear chiropractic care as a top suggestion to find relief. Unlike medication or complicated surgeries, chiropractic effectively helps soothe sciatic symptoms, all while avoiding uncomfortable side effects. Keep in mind that if you're going to commit to something, you may as well do it right, and that usually requires time. Repair, relief, and healing don't just happen overnight. Because chiropractic visits can help you find relief over time, we've put together some suggestions to help you find more immediate relief.
Pregnancy is one of the most exciting time's in a mother's life. But between caring for yourself, your growing baby, and keeping track of doctor's appointments, chiropractic sometimes is forgotten. But chiropractic care can be a great help to pregnant mothers and the changes they are experiencing, as well as helping to prepare for their upcoming delivery. Here's why we suggest chiropractic care for pregnant women.