Posts Tagged "Neck Pain"

Chiropractic Care for Seniors in Woodstock, Ga.

Posted by on Apr 5, 2016 in arthritis, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractor Woodstock, Posture | 0 comments

  Chiropractic Care for Seniors in Woodstock, Ga.   The number of senior citizens in out country is at an all time high and is only continuing to rise.  As baby boomers continue to approach and reach retirement age the number of senior citizens will continue rise sharply.  Health care of coarse is a primary concern to many senior citizens, and chiropractic is an important part of that.  Recent reports estimate that over 5% of seniors utilize chiropractic on a regular basis.  Unfortunately, some older adults who need chiropractic care for one reason or another do not utilize it.   Some may not be familiar how chiropractic can help them, others may be...

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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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The 5 ways to use chiropractic care

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractor Woodstock, General health | 0 comments

5 Ways to Use Chiropractic Care Most people think of chiropractic care as a tool to relieve neck pain, back pain, or headaches.  While Chiropractic care can be extremely effective in treating these condidtions many of our patients in our office have found that chiropractic care can have many other benefits besides relief.  Here are the 5 ways to utilize chiropractic care. Relief Care Many people begin here. Pain prompts them to begin chiropractic care. If you stop care as soon as you feel better, you’ll invite a relapse. Muscles and soft tissues do most of their healing after symptoms disappear. Corrective Care With the most obvious symptoms reduced, many of our...

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Tech Neck

Posted by on Jun 9, 2015 in Forward Head Posture, headaches, Neck Pain | 0 comments

Tech Neck

Tech Neck Part 1     Over the past several months I have noticed a trend in national media covering an emerging health and beauty concern called “tech neck”.   Stories have chronicled how you get tech neck, how it negatively effects your health and appearance, and of coarse simple solutions to beat prevent tech neck.    You can see examples media coverage  here, here, and here.   Tech neck for those that are not familiar is a term used to describe the changes in the posture of your neck due to our increased use of technical devices (computers, tablets, phones and so on.)     The negative effects of tech neck are numerous and range...

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Chiropractic Advice, Chiropractic Care, Chiropractor Woodstock, Forward Head Posture | 0 comments

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is an increasingly common condition that affects many working age adults.   In fact, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or (CTS) is one of the most common conditions we see in our office today.   It is no wonder we see so many CTS patients as the statistics on the condition are staggering.   CTS affects 1 percent of the general population and 5 percent of the working population.  (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2000).   Further more among all work related injuries Carpal Tunnel results in the highest number of days lost at 31 days or more on average. (National center for health statistics.)  What is worse is that...

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