Is Chiropractic Care Safer than Opioids for Pain Management?

August 11th, 2016 (No Comments)

When you think of healthcare, and particularly when you think of pain management, as an American one of the first things that inevitably comes to mind is the image of a bunch of pills. American conceptions of treatment are dominated by pharmacology—medicines like antidepressants, sedatives, and painkillers generate billions every year for pharmaceutical companies, are […]

How Treating Your Stress Can Alleviate Your Chronic Pain

August 3rd, 2016 (No Comments)

Your back aches. Your joints ache. Your head aches. Your neck is sore. Your feet hurt. Any combination of these can be present in people who suffer from chronic pain, whether the root cause is fibromyalgia or regional pain caused by a car accident or other injury. But while this may seem like a purely […]

How Feet Cause Back Pain and Affect Total Health

July 11th, 2016 (No Comments)

We’ve all been there—you’ve had a long day on your feet, and when you get home and sit down to take your shoes off you find your feet sore beyond belief. But while your feet aching is bad enough, have you considered what other effects stress on your feet has? You may remember that old […]

The Truth Behind Three Common Chiropractic Myths

June 16th, 2016 (No Comments)

There’s a lot to love about being a doctor of chiropractic—the close bonds you form with your regular patients, the knowledge that you’re tangibly helping people by relieving their back pain and improving their overall health, the mental engagement of following developments in a scientific field, and more. But the biggest frustration of being a […]

Text Neck – Infographic

May 28th, 2016 (No Comments)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”How to Avoid Text Neck – Advice from a Gurnee Chiropractor “][vc_column_text]Millions of people are suffering from symptoms caused by the repetitive stress injury commonly known as “Text-Neck”. If you are reading this on your smart phone you are probably feeling the effects right now. Just as the name suggests, this injury is caused […]