Kinesio Tape

Did you see all the Olympic athletes shoulders, knees and backs taped up?  They were using Kinesio Tape. What is Kinesio Tape? Kinesio® Taping is the definitive rehabilitative taping method within the international medical community. What is Kineio Tape used…Read More

Frozen Shoulder

What is Frozen Shoulder? Frozen Shoulder or Adhesive Capsulitis is a condition of the shoulder joint.  It is characterized by stiffness and pain in the shoulder.   What are the symptoms of Frozen Shoulder? Frozen Shoulder symptoms may start out…Read More

Holiday Eating Tips

The holiday season is a great time to celebrate and give thanks with friends and family. Unfortunately, it also becomes a time to over-eat and gain weight. According to the National Institutes of Health, holiday eating can result in an…Read More

Iliotibial Band Sydrome

What is Iliotibial Band Sydrome? Iliotibial band syndrome (ITBS) is an inflammation of the iliotibial band, a thick band of fibrous tissue that runs down the outside of the leg. The band functions in coordination with several of the thigh…Read More

Sciatica

What is Sciatica? Sciatica is a set of symptoms including pain that may be caused by general compression or irritation of one of five spinal nerve roots that give rise to each sciatic nerve, or by compression or irritation of…Read More

Ergonomics

Why Does My Back and Neck Hurt During and After Work? 70% of the work force now sits on the job in front of computers.  Poor sitting posture and poorly designed workstations are major causes of neck and back pain,…Read More

Chiropractic for Kids

Why should children be adjusted? Babies and children benefit from adjustments.  Birth can be a traumatic experience on a newborns body.  They are pulled, torqued and twisted which can all affect the alignment of their spine.  As children get older…Read More

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is the nerve entrapment condition that causes numbness, tingling and sometimes pain in the hand due to nerve compression at the wrist in the carpal tunnel, a tunnel created by the…Read More

Acupuncture in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain

Patients were randomized to treatment with acupuncture, minimal acupuncture (superficial needling at nonacupuncture points), or a waiting list control. Acupuncture and minimal acupuncture were administered by specialized acupuncture physicians in 30 outpatient centers, and consisted of 12 sessions per patient…Read More

Webster Technique

What is Webster Technique? The Webster technique is a specific chiropractic analysis and diversified adjustment. The goal of the adjustment is to reduce the effects of sacral subluxation/ SI joint dysfunction. In so doing neuro-biomechanical function in the pelvis is…Read More