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.

5 Benefits of Taking a Loved One to a Dementia Care Facility

13 October 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Dementia can be a difficult disease for families to face. Many facilities offer dementia care and treatments that can greatly improve the quality of life. These facilities often provide round-the-clock dementia care to maximize the health and wellness of their residents. Being in a dementia care facility may seem like the last thing you want for your loved one, but it is one of the best decisions you can make on their behalf. Read More …

Why Specialty Medical Transportation Is Necessary For Some Larger People In Non-Emergency Situations

17 September 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Medical transportation for people who are quite large, such as those over 400 pounds and who are not mobile, can be challenging without specialty transport. There are multiple reasons larger patients should request specialty transport that is designed for larger patients. Adequate Staff And Equipment Much like an ambulance, medical transport generally involves two people to help load the patient into the vehicle. If a patient is sufficiently large and is not mobile, there will need to be more people involved in the transportation process. Read More …

Do You Need A Knee Replacement Surgery? Here Are 5 Signs To Watch

18 August 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Knee pain is a common experience among many Americans. In most instances, knee pain is caused by an acute injury or regular wear and tear. On other occasions, it can be a strain on knee muscles or ligaments. Other people experience knee pain caused by certain medical conditions, such as osteoporosis or arthritis. If you are experiencing chronic pain that affects your quality of life, you should consider knee replacement surgery. Read More …

Everything You Need To Know About Your First Root Canal

20 July 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Do you need a root canal? If this is your first experience with the dental procedure, take a look at what you need to know about root canals, recovery, and more. What Are Root Canals? This common dental procedure can eliminate persistent infection and potentially save a tooth. More specifically, the dental provider will remove the tooth's pulp, which is the soft center part of the tooth that contains connective tissue, blood vessels, and nerves. Read More …

What Ethics Have to Do With Medical Technology Assessment

16 June 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

One of the reasons new medical technology undergoes assessment is to address potential legal and ethical concerns generated by the new technology. The last thing anyone wants is for a new treatment or piece of equipment to cause more problems than it solves, including setting off issues with rights, religious and social considerations, and more. The assessment helps researchers determine if the technology is worth putting into general use given what controversies or additional conditions it might generate. 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.