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How Chiropractic Care Can Help with Anxiety and Overall Health

Studies estimate that more than 40 million people suffer from some degree of anxiety and many of these people take medications to enable them to cope with their condition day to day. Unfortunately, most of these medications simply mask the symptoms of your anxiety, rather than treating the root cause, meaning that if you wish to stop taking the drugs, your symptoms will return.

Health Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Many people only associate chiropractic care with treating back or neck pain. While it absolutely can help to alleviate the discomfort that you may be experiencing in your back and/or neck and even treat the underlying cause, it is far from the only positive effect that chiropractic care can have.

Using Chiropractic Care to Counteract Poor Posture in the Workplace

Read how a chiropractor and chiropractic care can help correct back, shoulder, and neck pain from poor posture at the workplace.

Why See a Chiropractor After an Accident?

Accidents and injuries can occur at any time. From a simple slip, trip, fall or crush injury to being involved in a car accident, the way in which we can be hurt, and the consequences of our injury can vary immensely. Since musculoskeletal injuries aren’t visible, it is recommended that patients visit a chiropractor within 48 hours of being involved in any sort of accident where pressure/force has been placed onto the body which will enable prompt diagnosis and treatment of any issues.

What are the side effects after a car accident?

Most of us will be involved in some sort of car accident at some point during our lifetime. If we are lucky, this will be a fairly minor accident and one where we receive a minimal injury. Nevertheless, we strongly recommend that if you are in a car accident, you get seen by a chiropractor as soon as you can, regardless of whether you feel fine or not. Many injuries are not apparent right away, but if they aren't detected and treated fairly quickly, they could result in long-term pain and ongoing mobility issues.

How a Chiropractor Can Help with Sports Injuries

You were injured playing sports, and now you have one goal in mind: to recover quickly so you can get back on the playing field. Reaching that goal is easy when you see a chiropractor. Your chiropractor can treat a variety of sports injuries, including strains, sprains, hyperextensions, neck injuries, and repetitive motion injuries. Most importantly, the provider can help you recover quickly, so you’ll be back in the game in no time.

Reasons Extra Adjustments Help When You’re Stressed

Stress is an unavoidable part of life. Whilst we may try to do all that we can to avoid it, it often sneaks up on us when we least expect it. There can be a huge number of different things that are causing stress in your life from your job or business, to your health, financial worries, family and kids. Whatever the cause of your elevated stress levels, it is important that you get these under control as soon as you can. One of the main reasons for this is because stress places the body under a great deal of strain and this can have physical as well as emotional effects. For example, stress has been proven to cause an inflammatory response in the body, and excessive inflammation has been linked to a range of health problems including autoimmune disorders, heart disease and stroke. Stress can also take a toll on your emotional health and wellbeing. Fortunately, chiropractic adjustments are a very effective treatment for managing stress and helping patients to avoid any associated conditions. 

How can a Chiropractor help with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, sometimes referred to as CTS, is a painful nerve injury that interferes with the lives of countless people around the globe every year. It is caused by the compression of the median nerve, which is the main nerve that runs down the forearm to the hand and is responsible for transmitting messages from the brain to the limb and vice-versa. Fortunately, there are numerous treatments that can alleviate the suffering and other symptoms experienced by patients with CTS. One of the most effective solutions for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is to visit a chiropractor.

Treating Scoliosis with Chiropractic Care

There are several different types of scoliosis, and these relate to the age you are when scoliosis first develops, and the underlying cause of your condition (if known). These can also determine how severely you are likely to be affected by scoliosis.

Treating Severe and Chronic Lower Back Pain with Chiropractor Treatment

It is critical for patients to not only understand the type of treatment plans that may be offered. It will also help them make the most of their treatment. Here, we will discuss the ins and outs of the initial exam, as well as potential treatment plans that may be elected to relieve lower back pain.