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.

First Steps After Being Bitten by a Dog

23 September 2019
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If a dog bites you, there is a real danger of infection due to the bacteria commonly present in a dog's mouth. Dog bite injuries require immediate medical attention, even if the bite is minor, but there are some things you should do first. Here is what you need to know if you have been bitten by a dog. Encourage Bleeding Dog bites are multifaceted. They are puncture wounds, which go deep into the flesh. Read More …

Dental Implant And Braces: Frequently Asked Questions

10 June 2019
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, one in five patients who use braces or clear plastic aligners are over 18. However, if you have dental implants or are considering implants in the future, you might think your dreams of a straight, beautiful smile can't become a reality. Before giving up, talk to your orthodontist to learn about having dental implants and enjoying the benefits of braces or clear plastic aligners. Read More …

Botox Can Also Be Used to Prevent Wrinkles

14 May 2019
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

A common decision is to wait until you have wrinkles before getting Botox. However, some doctors say that Botox can be used as a preemptive solution to a problem. Read on for more information. Preventing Wrinkles The goal of Botox is to retrain the facial muscles that lead to the formation of wrinkles. Most people will have lines that animate when their face is in motion. However, if you have lines when your face is at rest, this can be a sign that you may be a candidate for Botox. Read More …

5 Signs You Need To Visit A Walk-In Clinic For A Sinus Infection

1 April 2019
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Sinus infections aren't generally a serious condition, but even the most routine viruses and bacteria can occasionally cause more severe problems than expected. If you notice any of these five symptoms during what seems like a routine sinus infection, drop by your local walk-in clinic to get some backup treatment. Lengthy Period of Symptoms Your immune system should clear up the symptoms of a viral sinus infection within one week. If you're still congested or feeling facial pain after 10 days of recovering on your own, you'll need a doctor's opinion. Read More …

Psoriatic Arthritis Effects On The Body

11 February 2019
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Psoriatic arthritis is a type of arthritis that is combined with psoriasis, so the skin and the joints are both affected with this type of arthritis. The entire body can be affected with this type of arthritis, which is why receiving treatment is so important--to help you get back to your life without feeling pain and other effects associated with psoriatic arthritis. Read on for some of the effects that this can have on the body. 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.