Football season has started and as much fun as it is to watch, it can cause serious damage to the body. Whether playing professionally or for the local team or even cheering from the sidelines, chiropractic can help both fans and football players enjoy a great season. Here’s how:
Most of us have been there before — you wake up with a sore back or stiff neck. You can barely bend down to tie your shoes without suffering agonizing pain, and it seems as if there isn’t a position in the world where you can find comfort. The pain is relentless! To discover and eliminate the root of the problem, chiropractic might be the key. Here are a few reasons to love chiropractic care.
A complaint we often hear from new patients is that they suffer from morning stiffness. Morning stiffness, also known as “first movement” pain, usually occurs 15-45 minutes after waking up. As the day progresses, the stiffness goes away, only to return in the evening. Here is how chiropractic can help.
We’ve treated a number of teachers here at Shields Chiropractic, and we can help teachers of all types stay healthy and pain-free all year long, which helps improve performance in the classroom. Here are our back pain tips for teachers.
Back to school is almost here and the excitement is in the air as teachers and students prepare. Your to-do list surely includes new school supplies, wardrobes, and routines, but it is also important to take care of your health. A great addition to any back to school routine is taking care of your back with chiropractic care, and there are several steps you can take on your own to prepare yourself and your family for a great school year.
When you think of the basics of chiropractic medicine and chiropractors in general, you probably think of the spine, right? That may be the major focal point for us chiropractors, but if we look down just a bit further, we see a body part that is often neglected. Here’s what you need to know about foot pain and how chiropractic can help.
Neck pain, back pain, body aches, and more — injuries from slip and fall accidents can cause lasting pain. Chiropractic is an effective and natural treatment that can help. Here are some tips to keep in mind following a slip and fall.
The Fourth of July is just a few days away, and most people are focused on fireworks, food, and freedom! But what about those suffering from low back pain? If you are dealing with pain in your lower back, you are probably dreading pulling yourself off the couch and away from the ice pack or heating pad. Here at Shields Chiropractic, we are dedicated to helping you find freedom from lower back pain.
When it comes to whiplash, most think that those only individuals that have been in a car accident can experience it. Here at Shields Chiropractic, we’ve treated many patients suffering from whiplash, and we can confirm that thinking is simply not true. Whiplash can have serious effects and can cause long-lasting health issues, which is why it is important for you to understand exactly what whiplash is and how it can happen to you. Here’s what you should know.
Fibromyalgia is one of the most common musculoskeletal conditions in the world, and it is one that is often misdiagnosed. Here’s how chiropractic care can help.
You’ve surely heard of carpal tunnel syndrome before, but do you know what it actually is? Learn more about this increasingly common and painful condition, and how chiropractic can help.
Spring is in the air and that unfortunately means allergens are, too. Many people aren’t aware, but there is a large population of allergy sufferers who have greatly benefited from regular chiropractic adjustments. Here’s how we can help.
Spring is here, which means enjoying bright sunshine, warmer temperatures, and colorful flowers. Spring is all about a fresh, new beginning where we can leave the winter doldrums behind us. But if you haven’t been maintaining regular chiropractic care, your body might not be ready for it! Whatever might be the cause, it’s not too late to start with chiropractic care so you can spring into great health.
It’s happened to us all before…you’re simply walking along and then, boom! You slip and fall. Even the most coordinated of individuals experiences injuries, and we’d be amazed to find a person who hasn’t had a slip and fall accident at some point in time. According to the CDC, over one million Americans slip and fall annually. As common of an accident as it is, many don’t realize that slip and fall injuries can be seriously damaging. Here’s what you need to know.
We may be ready for spring, but winter is still here. When you think of the winter season, some things just come to mind: open fires, snowmen, the cold and flu. There is no denying that winter time means paying extra attention to your health and wellness. Cold weather presents unique challenges to your health beyond the cold and flu. Instead of hunkering down for the rest of the winter season, learn how chiropractic can help you stay healthy.
Auto accidents are extremely stressful - both physically and emotionally. Even a minor accident can have lasting effects, and chiropractic care can help.
Let’s face the facts: weight loss is tough. Even when you decide on a plan of action, at a certain point you might just hit a plateau and those pounds won’t budge. Perhaps the key to your weight loss woes is chiropractic care.
As we jump in to 2019, you’ve probably heard plenty of conversations about life improvements, changes, and goal-setting. For many, a new year feels like a fresh start, and it is a great time to take the opportunity to change bad habits and set up new routines to help you improve physically, intellectually, socially, and emotionally. Here are our tips to help keep your New Years Resolutions.
The New Year is quickly approaching, and that means everyone is taking the time to refocus on their health and lives as a whole. The New Year brings the opportunity for a fresh start. While many changes that you make in life are entirely dependent upon you, some require the help of a professional. If you are looking to take control of your health this year, here’s why you should give chiropractic a try.
The holiday season is the most wonderful time of the year…unless you’re traveling. Holiday travel is incredibly busy and can be frustrating and overwhelming. Here are our suggestions for a few steps you can take to make holiday travel easier this season.