Pain In The Neck & Pressure Headache In The Back Of Your Head? Check For Chiari Before Getting Chiropractic Treatment

If you have neck pain and are considering seeing a chiropractor, but you also have headaches in the back of your head, you may want to consider getting an MRI to see if you have Chiari malformation, which is sometimes called Arnold-Chiari malformation. You may have never heard of Chiari malformation, but the medical community believes that Chiari malformations may be much more common than the previously estimated 1 in 1,000 births.

Could A Bar Of Soap Ease Your Lower Back Pain?

Do you suffer from lower back pain that keeps you up at night? If so, there’s a cheap and easy home remedy that you can try. Many back pain suffers claim to get relief by doing nothing more than sticking any old bar of soap underneath their fitted sheets at night before going to bed. The world of science doesn’t yet know exactly how or why this works, but there are a few theories.

4 Common Questions Regarding Hypermobility In Dancers

Dancing, in its many different forms, places a large amount of pressure on the joints in the body. Over time, this can lead to problems with joint degeneration and dislocation, which can be exacerbated if hypermobility is present in any one of the joints. However, many people are confused about what actually constitutes hypermobility and why this can be problematic in dancers. As such, below are four common questions related to hypermobility and the truth behind them:

Can A Chiropractor Help Ease Asthma Symptoms?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,  at least 25 million people in the United States suffer with asthma. Doctors generally prescribe medicines to help treat asthma symptoms, but many people look for other ways to help their bodies cope with the condition. A chiropractor may not seem like an obvious choice to help you treat asthma, but research increasingly shows that this type of treatment is beneficial to people with the condition.

Seeking Chiropractic Care To Manage Debilitating Migraines

Approximately 36 million Americans suffer from migraines according to the American Migraine Foundation (AMF). Women are three times as likely as men to experience the debilitating headaches. Unfortunately, there is no cure for migraines and researchers are not sure why they occur. Many people attempt to manage the headaches with over the counter and prescription medications. However, if you are wary of prescription drugs or unable to take migraine medication due to other medical issues, you may be able to find some relief via chiropractic care.

Struggling With Lower Back Pain? These Exercise Options Will Enhance Your Chiropractic Care

According to the American Chiropractic Association, lower back pain is the biggest cause of disability in the world, and is a common reason for missed work within the United States. Seeking treatment from a chiropractor is an effective way to relieve lower back pain so you can maintain a happy and healthy lifestyle. It’s also a good idea to adopt an exercise regimen or two that will minimize any pain that recurs between chiropractic visits.

4 Kinds Of Chiropractic Patients That May Surprise You

Chiropractic treatment has become a common form of care worldwide – but its ability to relieve acute or chronic back and neck pain is only one aspect of its potential. Your elderly grandmother with the “crick in her back” isn’t the only one you know who might benefit. Here are four other, and far more surprising, candidates for a chiropractor. 1. Pets You probably take your beloved pet to the veterinarian for vaccinations, checkups, deworming, and other traditional treatments – but what about chiropractic adjustments?

Suffering From Erectile Dysfunction? 3 Things You Should Know

The majority of people that visit chiropractors do this to find relief from back and neck pain, but this is not the only benefit chiropractic services offer. You can seek help from a chiropractor for almost any medical problem you have, including erectile dysfunction (ED). If you are having trouble getting or keeping an erection, here are three things you should know: You Are Not Alone While this problem is not one that most men like to talk about, you should realize that you are not alone.