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.

Three Ways You Can Get Pink Eye At College

4 October 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Moving into a dorm can be exciting, but living in close proximity to so many other students means that diseases can spread easily. One of the diseases you need to worry about with dorm living is pink eye, also called conjunctivitis. Here are three ways that you can get pink eye while you're away at college. Sharing makeup You may be tempted to raid your new roommate's makeup collection, but be very careful about which products the two of you share. Read More …

A Guide To Skin Infections

20 September 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Skin infections are common among people of all ages and vary greatly in severity. If you are dealing with any sort of skin infection, you will need to be sure that you do all you can to assess it, treat it, and get the help of a medical professional when necessary. To understand more about these skin infections and how to deal with them, read these guidelines below.  #1: Gain An Understanding Of The Types Of Skin Infections Read More …

The Benefits Of The Gastric Balloon

31 August 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are obese but are not ready to undergo bariatric surgery, the medical community can offer you non-surgical options. For some people, the thought of undergoing general anesthesia is quite frightening, particularly since obese men and women tend to have a variety of health problems that make them more susceptible to surgical complications. If you need help losing your health-threatening weight, consider the gastric balloon as a solution. Procedure Read More …

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome And How Your Chiropractor Can Help

2 August 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Sadly, when diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome, many people just resign themselves to the fact that they'll forever feel run down and exhausted. It doesn't help that some of the medications doctors prescribe for chronic fatigue syndrome lead to brain fog and other side effects that might be worse than the fatigue itself. Thankfully, there is a natural and more effective way to address chronic fatigue at its source. Your chiropractor may be able to adjust your spine in a way that improves or alleviates many of your symptoms. Read More …

Chilblains: A Look At The Causes And Treatment Options For This Annoying Foot Problem

2 August 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

After you spend time outside in the cold weather, do you notice that your feet develop small, red, swollen patches? These are called chilblains. While in most cases they're just a minor annoyance, they can sometimes lead to more serious blisters, infections and swelling. For this reason, it's important to learn a bit about the causes of chilblains so you can prevent them – and also about some treatment tactics to ensure your chilblains don't become worse. 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.