Author: Reactivate

Chiropractic for Headaches: What Studies Say

Headaches are one of the most common reasons patients visit our clinic. In fact, it is estimated that 9/10 Americans suffer from headaches. About 5 percent of all headaches are warning signals caused by physical problems that require serious medical intervention. The remaining 95 percent of headaches are primary headaches, such as tension, migraine, or […]

Chiropractic and Athletic Performance

Over the past couple of decades, a mountain of research is showing how Chiropractic care improves athletic performance. Chiropractic makes athletes more efficient and heal from injury faster. From football teams to professional body builders, more and more athletes are turning to Chiropractors to be at the top of their game. Why? In competitive sports […]

Arthritis

It has come to my attention that many of my patients have been told they have arthritis, but don’t know which kind or what really causes it. First off, there are many different kinds of arthritides (plural for arthritis). There are metabolic arthritides such as gout where too much uric acid builds up in the […]

Carpal Tunnel

Everybody has a carpal tunnel, but a few of us also have carpal tunnel syndrome. This is a condition that causes pinching of the nerve at the wrist and can lead to weakness, numbness, and pain. If you have to shake your hand(s) to get relief, then this is another sign of carpal tunnel syndrome.┬áSymptoms […]

Why Do I Hurt?

A painful back, achy muscles, a sore shoulder, a tense neck, arthritis, tendinitis, bursitis, and even most headaches are all a similar group of problems. They are biomechanical problems. In the majority of cases, these conditions are the result of wear, tear, and tension on structures in the body that are necessary for movement. So […]

We Are Our Habits

We’ve all heard the old adage, “We are what we eat”. Well, I would go a step further and say “We are our habits”. Everybody has habits: some good, some bad. Those general routines, patterns, and vices that make up our daily and weekly lives end up building our lifestyles. Take diet for example. Most […]