“Doc, since I’ve been getting adjusted my bowels are more regular than ever! Can chiropractic care help digestion?” This is one of the most common questions/statements my practice members say to me at some point during the first week or two of being adjusted.
Approximately two thirds of pregnant woman will experience back pain during their pregnancy, with many of these women having to take time off from work due to their discomfort. So you may wonder, why do you have back pain during pregnancy? There are a few possibilities for this pain and we’ll discuss them in this article.
People are willing to spend tens of thousands of dollars on plastic surgery so they can feel better about themselves. Actually the best way to look better is to improve your posture. You may be wondering, how can I improve my posture?
Not everyone will experience discomfort or soreness after their first adjustment, but for those that do it is usually a “just worked out” kind of muscle soreness, and not pain.
Patients will often ask “Can I adjust my own spine?”, or they’ll tell me that they tried to adjust themselves to temporarily feel better. They also wonder if it’s okay for them to self-adjust for temporary relief. The answer is NO! It is not OK to self-adjust yourself and I will explain why in this article.
Occasionally I get the question “Are chiropractors real doctors?” This is usually asked by curious people that have had no chiropractic experience in the past.
A common question in our office, one which you’ve probably thought about before as well, is “Heat or ice, which is better?”. This is a great question!
With the peak of the flu season now behind us, we thought it would be good to address the topic of sickness and chiropractic adjustments. “Can I get adjusted when I’m sick?” and “Should I get adjusted when I’m sick?” are questions that we received from patients wondering if they should postpone their schedule appointments.
We offer both chiropractic adjustments and massages at our office. Naturally, we get questions from people asking which is better, massage or chiropractic? We’ll discuss the role, as well as the benefits, of both chiropractic and massages in today’s article!