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Simple Remedies for Back Pain

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Back pain is one of the most common physical ailments. According to Harvard Health, 80 percent of people will experience lower back pain sometime in their life. That’s a lot of people suffering from that sharp ache that hinders us from moving too fast or regularly going about our day. However, sometimes you can treat nagging pain and discomfort on …

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Chiropractic Care for Hands and Wrist

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Most of us use our hands and wrists constantly to make our day happen at home and at work. We may spend long periods at home and work using hands, wrists and thumbs to text and type. Instead of taking over-the-counter or prescription pain relievers that can lead to other health problems and side effects, you can visit a chiropractor …

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Chiropractic Tips for Better Posture

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How often do you think about your posture? Do you catch yourself slouching and immediately try to fix it to only return to slouching five minutes later? Maintaining good posture can be difficult, especially if the majority of your day is spent sitting in front of a screen. We do not consciously maintain our posture; instead, certain muscles do it …

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Chiropractic Care and TMJ Relief

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Although all joints in the body are important, the temporomandibular joint is really important because you use it all the time, even if you don’t know what it is. The temporomandibular joint is what moves your jaw. You use this joint to chew your food and talk. With as much use as it gets, problems with it can be debilitating. …

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Chiropractic Care for Stress and Anxiety Relief

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If you’re dealing with depression and/or anxiety, chiropractic care may help. Chiropractic care involves a mind-body approach that favors adjusting physical symptoms in order to improve mental ones. A chiropractor is well-equipped to take a holistic approach to your mental health, looking at all possible ways to make you feel better. Most people assume chiropractic care can only help with …

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Chiropractic Care and Shoulder Joints

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The shoulder joint can be a source of pain, and injuries to that area can limit your daily activities in a significant way. Full shoulder motion is required for many activities that we perform on a daily basis. Yet many people pay little attention to shoulder health until they aren’t working like they should be. Each shoulder contains two joints …

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Prevent Neck Pain Caused By Your Mask

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Wearing masks have become the new normal—it has also literally become “a pain in the neck”. Those of us required to wear masks for prolonged periods of time often start to feel pain and discomfort around the neck, jaw, and head. Chiropractors believe the reason behind the pain is that masks can limit the lower field of vision—particularly if they …

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5 Benefits of Chiropractic Care For Athletes

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People often think chiropractic care is either best served for people dealing with the aftereffects of a car accident, a slip and fall accident or the consequences of a life spent sitting at their work desks. While those are three situations that can be greatly improved with chiropractic care, athletes stand to benefit as much if not more than any …

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Joint Health

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Human joints come in many shapes and sizes and allow us to move and carry out normal activities of daily living. Commonly injured joints include the knees, shoulders, ankles and spine. How do joints work? Joints are designed to withstand the loads placed on them and provide a full range of motion. Each joint is made up of at least …