Animal Chiropractic

Unfortunately the use of Chiropractic treatment in animals is not known by most people, but it is said that D.D. Palmer adjusted animals since 1896.   Chiropractic for animals is considered in the Veterinary world as an alternative therapy just like massage or acupuncture. It has poor acceptance of some veterinarians due to the lackContinue reading “Animal Chiropractic”

Canine Osteoarthritis

We probably have heard a lot about Osteoarthritis (OA), but mostly in humans. Sadly this degenerative disease can also affect our furry friends. OA, also known as degenerative joint disease (DJD), is defined as the progressive and permanent long-term deterioration of the cartilage surrounding the joints. It can thicken the joint capsule, form “new” boneContinue reading “Canine Osteoarthritis”

Back Braces

Back pain affects everyone no matter if you are young or older. Its one of the most common musculo-skeletal disabilities. Besides proper posture, getting adjusted, massage, exercising, another thing that can benefit either while you recuperate from the back pain or to avoid an injury are back braces. There are different types of braces. OverallContinue reading “Back Braces”

Ergonomics?

We all have heard about ergonomics, specially at our work space, but what is it exactly? It is the science of fitting a workplace to the user’s needs, ergonomics aims to increase efficiency and productivity and reduce discomfort. The use of technology, like computers, tablets etc has greatly increased the need for ergonomics. Desks, chairs,Continue reading “Ergonomics?”

Joints

Joints are where one bone connects with another. They are the space that allow for proper movement and function. When the joints move properly, your muscles and ligaments function at an optimal level. This affords you proper function and no pain. When the joints do not work properly, the muscles and ligaments cannot function properlyContinue reading “Joints”

Pregnancy and Chiropractic

During pregnancy, there are several physiological and endocrinological changes that take place in preparation to create a suitable environment for the baby. The average weight gain for a pregnant woman is between 20-35 pounds, which increases the pressure exerted by the baby to some organs, like stretch of the adnexa, parietal peritoneum, bladder, urethra, rectum,Continue reading “Pregnancy and Chiropractic”

Chiropractic can help!

The spine houses thirty-one different sections of nerves that are responsible for pretty much everything that goes on in your body. Proper spine alignment is essential for healthy and accurate nerve communication, which can affect everything from your digestion to cognitive function. Because the nervous system controls every cell and organ in your body, chiropractorsContinue reading “Chiropractic can help!”