The new school year and Fall may be quickly approaching, but there is still time to take advantage of the summer season. And with that comes swimming! Here are some of the benefits of taking your exercises underwater.
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.
Most people think a big wallet is a good thing, but did you know it can cause big problems for your back? If you’re one to stuff a big wallet into your back pocket, perhaps that is the root of your pain. Both wallet sciatica and hip-pocket syndrome are very real conditions that you want to avoid. Here are our tips to keep back pain associated with big wallets at bay!
You’ve heard it countless times before: drink plenty of water! The human body is made up of over 50% water and when you aren’t properly hydrated, you can suffer the side effects of dehydration. That includes dizziness, headaches, and even fainting. As if that’s not bad enough, dehydration could even be the cause of your back pain.
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.
Are you looking forward to celebrating your first Father’s Day? Whether you’re a new parent or just need a refresher, chiropractic is an important part of healthcare in all phases of life, especially for new parents!
Here at Shields Chiropractic, we believe in practicing great posture all year round. But May is Correct Posture Month, so we thought it would be the perfect time for a little posture refresher. Here’s what you need to know.
If you are already a patient here at Shields Chiropractic, you’ve probably heard us emphasize the importance of maintaining proper posture. Whether you are sitting, standing, walking, or even laying down, practicing great posture helps to position the body so the least amount of strain possible is put on the ligaments and muscles.
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.
From travelling in cramped seats to laying around after a big meal, Thanksgiving can create some real risks for your joints and spine. Here are our tips to protect your body during the holiday season. Get complete details in Chiropractic Care Blog.
If you suffer from sciatic pain, you've probably heard that chiropractic care can help provide relief. Regular chiropractic visits can help provide long-term pain relief, but what if you need relief right now? Get complete details in Chiropractic Care Blog.
Anyone who has experienced back pain understands how debilitating it can be. Because it is such a common occurrence, it is important to understand what causes it. Surprisingly, your feet are likely the culprit. Get complete details in Chiropractic Care Blog.
Since most of your time is likely spent sitting at a desk, it's important to make sure your workspace is back and body friendly. Here are a few tips to improve the ergonomics in your office. Get complete details in Chiropractic Care Blog.
Running is not only an excellent form of exercise, but it's easy to start. Whether you're a beginner runner or have logged many miles, it's important to ensure you are taking proper care of your knees and spine so that you can keep running for years to come. Here's what we suggest. Get complete details in Chiropractic Care Blog.