Chiropractic Advice

Fibromyalgia Pain? New Research is Encouraging.

Posted by on Apr 8, 2016 in Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractic research, Chiropractor Woodstock, exercise, fibromyalgia, Forward Head Posture | 0 comments

Suffering from Fibromyalgia in Woodstock, Ga? Of all the patients we see in our Woodstock, Georgia office those that have fibromyalgia are generally the most frustrated when they walk through our door.   Fibromyalgia can be an extremely painful disease and for the most part modern medicine has very little answers how best to treat it.  Fibromyalgia is defined as a chronic disorder characterized by widespread musculoskelatal pain, fatigue, and tenderness in localized areas.  Other symptoms can include sleep issues, memory issues, and changes in mood.   Most frustrating to the patient is there is no clear cut reason as to why these symptoms appear.  While in some...

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D.I.Y. Tips for Neck Pain From Your Woodstock Chiropractor.

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractor Woodstock, Forward Head Posture | 0 comments

Do It Yourself Tips for Neck Pain Increasingly we are seeing more and more neck pain in our office.   Historically chiropractors have worked with more low back pain than neck pain but over the past several years neck pain has been a more common complaint.   If you are suffering neck pain we highly recommend you make an appointment to our Woodstock office but until then here are some simple recommendations that may help you achieve some pain relief in the meantime.   Try an Ice Pack When your neck pain that is a recent injury, especially if you can pinpoint a specific  incident such as a car accident, hit in sports, or fall ice can ease the pain.  This...

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How Consistent Chiropractic Care Can Help You.

Posted by on Mar 28, 2016 in Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractic research | 0 comments

Consistent Chiropractic Care for Woodstock. Most of our patients and the people in the Woodstock Ga, community are familiar with the fact that chiropractic can minimize back pain.   Yet a sizable population of our patients participate in consistent chiropractic care.   Outside of the obvious of benefit of less spinal pain these patients know that consistent chiropractic care helps them achieve a healthier lifestyle. Benefits of chiropractic care entail: Promoting natural healing.  As a chiropractor I will often tell my patients that their bodies do the healing and that my job as a chiropractor is to insure proper function to allow that healing to take place. Even...

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Tips For Getting More Sleep

Posted by on Feb 9, 2016 in Chiropractic Advice | 0 comments

Getting Enough Sleep?   A recent study done by national geographic polled over 1,000 american adults ages 18 and up about their sleep habits.   The numbers were startling, an astonishing 73% of those adults reported getting less than the recommended 8 hours of sleep a night.    While it is easy to see how many people can find themselves with less sleep, having young children, odd work schedules, busy social calendars can easily derail our efforts to achieve that 8 hours of sleep our bodies need.   As a chiropractor I find that it is essential to get enough sleep to help your body function properly and maximize your ability to heal.    So if you find yourself...

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Auto accident plan

Posted by on Feb 4, 2016 in arthritis, auto accidents, Back Pain, Chiropractic Advice | 0 comments

Immediate Relief and Stability Automobile accidents can have a severe effect on your life.  Fortunately, with proper chiropractic care you can achieve relief for your symptoms and more importantly stabilize your spine and properly support good spinal health moving forward.  It’s very simple if the car was damaged in a wreck there is a very good chance the people inside the vehicle were as well.   So if your car was damaged have your spine be evaluated by a chiropractor. During examination, we can determine the extent of your injuries and deliver the care necessary to return you to pre-injury status as quickly as possible. Sometimes the examinations we perform...

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The Chiropractor or the ER. Where should you go to for low back pain!

Posted by on Jan 6, 2016 in Back Pain, Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractor Woodstock, Sciatica | 0 comments

Treating Back pain can be a very expensive venture.  Estimates in the US have back pain costing us around $86 billion dollars a year.   Much of that cost can be attributed to expensive surgeries as well as trips to the ER.  While I have covered some of the reasons surgery is generally best left as a last resort here visiting the ER not only tends to be the most expensive places to treat back pain but it can also be one of the least effective. In a recent study involving ER visits and low back pain it was determined that 2.3% of ER visits  were due to low back pain.   That amounts to roughly 2.63 million visits as a whole.  When admitted the most common diagnostic...

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