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.

Scheduled For Your First Ultrasound? 4 Things You Need To Know

30 September 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you need to have medical testing done and you're worried about the ultrasound, it's time to do your homework. Ultrasound exams are among the easiest medical procedures to have. One of the main benefits of ultrasound exams is that they're pain-free. You might have some mild discomfort if the technician needs to press down on your abdomen, but that's about it. But, there are other benefits to having an ultrasound examination. Read More …

Peripheral Arterial Disease: Testing And Treatment

29 August 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Peripheral Arterial Disease The peripheral arteries supply blood to areas of the body outside the heart and lungs. These arteries carry blood to the head and neck, arms and hands, legs and feet, and pelvis and abdomen. Blockage in these arteries may cause a condition called peripheral arterial disease. Left untreated, PAD can lead to heart attacks or strokes.  Testing and Diagnosis Several tests can help doctors diagnose PAD. Blood work can detect conditions related to PAD such as elevated cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood sugar that increase the risk of developing PAD. Read More …

What Is Cervical Kyphosis?

26 July 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Cervical kyphosis, also known as military neck, is a medical condition characterized by an abnormal forward curvature of the neck. The normal neck has a slight lordotic curve, meaning that it curves slightly inward. However, in people with cervical kyphosis, this curve is exaggerated and may even be completely reversed. Many people visit a chiropractor when symptoms of cervical kyphosis arise. Should you be concerned if you have cervical kyphosis? Read More …

Nursing Facilities: Do You Need Medical Billing Help?

23 June 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If your nursing facility handles its own medical billing and coding jobs, it may become difficult to manage both tasks over time. If you spend more time on coding, you may not complete your medical billing tasks on time. You can complete both tasks on time by hiring a medical biller to assist you. Learn why you may need medical billing help and how to obtain it below. Why Do You Need Outside Medical Billing Help? Read More …

2 Serious Conditions You Might Suffer After a Car Accident

12 May 2022
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are involved in a car accident, you should seek medical attention sooner rather than later. Many people think that they only need to see a doctor if they are injured, but this can be quite a dangerous decision. Even if you don't feel any pain, it's still important to get checked out by a doctor. This post highlights two conditions you might suffer if you don't get immediate medical attention. 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.