If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, make an appointment. Learn a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect.

Eye Strain: Is it the Cause of Your Eye Pain?

27 February 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If your eyes hurt during the day and late into the night, you might have a problem called eye strain, or asthenopia. Asthenopia can potentially cause headaches, eye pain, and many other discomforts over time. Here are things you should know about eye strain and what you can do to overcome it. What's Eye Strain? Eye strain typically develops when your eyes become overly tired or fatigued. You can tire out your eyes when you read tiny print, expose your eyes to the glaring rays of the sun, or stare at a computer screen for long periods of time. Read More …

Getting Relief From Back Pain

15 February 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Constant back pain is the type of condition that can cause you to be less productive during the day when it is severe. Although the pain is severe, it doesn't mean that you need any major medical attention to get rid of it. You can choose between a few different methods for getting rid of back pain. Just visit a physician to make sure surgery isn't needed before getting rid of the pain in other ways. Read More …

5 Ways To Avoid Kidney Stones

15 February 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Kidney stones rarely lead to serious complications, but they can be downright painful. If you develop these stones, they can cause shrieking pain in your lower back and make it difficult to do your everyday activities. However, it is possible to reduce your risk of getting kidney stones if you make some lifestyle changes. Here are five effective ways to avoid kidney stones: Reduce Sodium in Your Diet Consuming sodium just is not good for your health. Read More …

3 Tips to Help You Make Your Hearing Aids More Comfortable

14 February 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Being able to hear clearly allows you to enjoy the companionship of others without interference. For those with hearing loss, wearing hearing aids can be an effective way to restore hearing. Unfortunately, wearing hearing aids can be a discomfort for some people. If you find that your hearing aids are not fitting correctly, here are three tips that you can use to improve their comfort in the future. 1. Give your hearing aids a good cleaning. Read More …

Common Concerns Patients May Have About Vasectomies

10 February 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

For men that have decided that they do not want to have any more children, it may be a prudent move to receive a vasectomy. Unfortunately, some men may be embarrassed when it comes to this surgery, which may cause them to experience difficulty deciding whether it is the right family planning move for their family because they may not have the information that they need. What Is Done When You Receive A Vasectomy? Read More …

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Back Pain: Easing the Symptoms

Only people who live with constant back pain will understand how my days tend to go. On days when the pain is slight, I can manage pretty well. When it flares up, there is no such thing as a comfortable position. Fortunately, I have found ways to help ease the pain and keep going. A friend recommended that I see a chiropractor. While skeptical, I did find that having an adjustment twice a week does help. I tend to rely less on pain medication than I did before, and there are days when I feel almost normal. If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, I suggest that you make an appointment. Let me tell you a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect. You may find that those visits end up making your days much more pleasant.