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.

Suffering With Pain After An Auto Accident? A Chiropractor Can Help

12 December 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If your muscles feel a little sore and stiff because of an auto accident, you may want to see a chiropractor. The jolting force from an accident can destabilize your spine or cause damage to ligaments and muscles, especially the ones that support your neck. Tissue injuries aren't always apparent right away, so even if you were treated at the emergency room, you may find your pain is worse in the following days due to bleeding and swelling from ligament tears, muscle strains, or stress on your spine. Read More …

A Facelift Makes You Look Refreshed And Younger

26 November 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If your face makes you look older than you feel, you may want to consider having a facelift. The skin on your face develops signs of aging due to sun exposure, smoking, weight fluctuations, and genetics. Skin treatments alone may not do much to help. If you have sagging skin and a lot of wrinkles that bother you because you think they make you look old, then having a facelift could be the solution. Read More …

3 Natural Acne Remedies That Work Fast

9 November 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Whether you're a teenager getting ready for prom or an adult getting ready for a high school reunion, a pimple can really ruin your day. There are any number of remedies for acne out there, but most of them take time to work. What do you do when you need to get rid of an annoying pimple fast? Take a look at some natural remedies that can help. Lemon Juice Read More …

When Is The Best Time To Introduce Gluten-Containing Foods To Your Baby?

23 October 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you're one of the 1 in 133 Americans who has celiac disease, you must eat a diet free of wheat and other grains that include gluten. And if you're a new parent, you may be wondering if you should exclude gluten from your child's diet, too. When and how should you introduce foods with gluten, if you decide to do it at all? Genetic Component to Celiac Disease It is true that there is some genetic component to celiac disease and the inability to properly digest gluten. Read More …

Partial Vs. Full Knee Replacement: The Differences Between Two Common Surgeries

21 October 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you've been struggling with knee pain for awhile, it's time to get your knee evaluated by an orthopedist. Whether your knee is simply sprained, or you have arthritis in your knee, an orthopedist can help ease the pain so that you can get back to your daily activities. If your knee has significant arthritis, your doctor may suggest a partial or a full knee replacement. While both surgeries involve treatment on your knee, a partial knee replacement is not as extensive as a full knee replacement. Read More …

About Me
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.