Why Chiropractic Works

Million of people are turning to chiropractic care each day and discovering that there is a way to rid themselves of aches and pains they once thought they would have to live with. Chiropractic works because it relies on the basic law of nature which states: given the opportunity, every living thing has in inborn knowledge […]

Harvard Medical School Gives Edge to Chiropractic in Treating Low Back Pain

“Low back pain affects over 75% of the population today,” states Dr. Jim Agrusa, an area chiropractor. “ Statistics show that 11 million people per day per year.” Dr. C. Norman Schealy, M.D. states that this country is struggling with a virtual epidemic of chronic back pain to a large extent because of the unique […]

Chiropractic and Allergies

When your body over reacts to foreign substance such as pollen, molds, chemicals etc., it is called an allergic reaction. This reaction can produce such things as excessive tearing, over production of mucous, an increase in white blood cell production and much more. The result can be as mild as watery eyes and a runny […]

Pregnancy Can Be Made More Comfortable

A women’s body goes through a tremendous amount of change and stress during pregnancy and in many cases chiropractic care can offer safe and effective relief. One change is the production of hormones which gradually relax the ligaments so that the pelvis can prepare for birth. This, coupled with the weight of the baby and […]

On the Job Stress and Injuries Respond More Favorable to Chiropractic Treatment

When a work injury occurs, all parties involve suffer the consequences. The employee suffers pain and loss of wages. The employer suffers a decrease in productivity and the possibility of insurance rate increases. The insurance company is responsible for paying benefits to the injured employee. Spinal related injuries are perhaps the most common types of […]

Hints For A Healthy, Active Summer

As warmer weather approaches, many people are becoming involved in summer activities. Gardening, golf, softball and jogging are some of the things we do to shape-up and unwind. If you haven’t exercised much over the winter, it is important to remember two things. First, start slowly and increase your activity gradually, secondly, always stretch and […]

What Is A Slipped –Disc?

“Slipped- disc” is a term many people use to describe a low back problem.The truth is that most problems are not directly caused by the disc at all. Discs are pads that are located in between each of the 24 vertebrae of the spine and are made up of mostly fluid. Walking, running, jogging, falls […]