The Benefits of Visiting a Chiropractor Regularly

  • Three Full-Body Wellness Tips For Summer

    6 July 2015

    Summer is a certainly a season during which most people are busy and active. Between playing in the pool, taking hikes, barbecuing, and riding your bike in the nice weather, you're likely putting a lot of stress on your body this season. This is not necessarily a bad thing – exercise and being outdoors are great for your health. You should, however, make sure you're taking a little time to focus on whole-body wellness  and rejuvenation this summer, so your body stays strong and able to tackle those fun summer tasks!

  • Struggling With Back Pain? Get Moving

    18 June 2015

    Regular chiropractic adjustments can greatly restore your quality of life if you've been sidelined by back pain, but you owe it to yourself to take a proactive role in your physical health on the days that you don't visit the chiropractor's office. Although a myriad of lifestyle changes, such as changing your posture and taking measures to reduce your stress, can lessen your back pain, getting some exercise is also a useful strategy.

  • Three Types Of Alternative Treatments For Children With Cerebral Palsy

    9 June 2015

    Does your child have cerebral palsy and you are seeking other forms of therapy to help your child? Here are three types of alternative treatments for children with cerebral palsy. Chiropractic Care A chiropractor (such as one from Lincoln Chiropractic Center) treats disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. Through spinal adjustments, they help patients acquire a healthy nervous system. The brain communicates to the rest of the body through the nervous system.

  • Alternative Treatment Options For Endometriosis

    9 June 2015

    Are you struggling to find relief from the symptoms of endometriosis? If conventional treatment has fallen short, consider adding an alternative treatment method to your regime. Acupuncture The body is flowing with natural energy-- at least, that's what acupuncturists believe. Rooted in ancient Chinese tradition, acupuncture stems from the idea that qi, or energy, makes its way through the body on meridians. If those meridians become blocked, qi is unable to flow evenly.

  • Can Chiropractic Care Help My Colicky Baby?

    9 June 2015

    Do you have a colicky baby who cries for hours on end? Have you heard there is no cure and it's just a phase your baby will eventually grow out of? The good news is, thanks to chiropractic care, neither you nor your baby have to continue suffering. What is Colic? Colic is normally characterized as inconsolable crying episodes that can last for hours. It usually occurs in babies between two weeks and four months old and affects 40% of all infants.

  • 5 Things to Know about Piriformis Syndrome and How It Can Affect Your Chiro Appointment

    9 June 2015

    Are you thinking about going to a chiropractor for lower back pain, and wondering about some of the most common issues that these professionals treat? Take a look at Piriformis syndrome and how it affects the body, and you'll get a better idea of the sorts of general scenarios around spinal problems and pinched nerves that chiropractors have to consider when consulting patients, diagnosing their conditions, and treating them based on their individual needs.

  • Nagging Back Pain? Try These Simple Changes

    9 June 2015

    Visiting a chiropractor can provide life-changing relief from back pain, but if you're in agony and it's still a couple days before your scheduled appointment, it's possible to tackle the problem yourself. While it's true that home-based remedies aren't a true alternative to getting professional help, making some simple changes can help you reduce the pain until you visit the chiropractor's office. Here are some steps you can take. Get Moving

  • 3 Times When It Can Greatly Benefit Your Child To Take Them Into The Pediatric Chiropractor

    5 June 2015

    While many adults use the services and expertise of a chiropractor to help relieve their stiff and sore muscles, they don't often think about children benefiting from the same type of care. Pediatric chiropractors are chiropractors that specialize in chiropractor care for infants and children. If you are considering taking your infant or child into a chiropractic clinic like Wave Of Life Chiropractic, but aren't sure if you should, this article will be able to help you by discussing 3 reasons to do so.

  • Small Ways You Can Reduce Your Own Neck Pain

    5 June 2015

    Neck pain can have any number of causes. Poor posture, awkward sleeping positions and stress are all very common reasons that people get neck pain. Knowing how to fix neck pain for yourself can improve your overall quality of life.  Use a Homemade Ice Compress Ice can help reduce inflammation if you have a neck injury. To make your own ice compress, dampen a towel, wring it out, and place it in your freezer just long enough to get stiff and cold (about a quarter of an hour).

  • Easing Fibromyalgia Systems Through Massage Therapy: How A Chiropractor Can Help

    3 June 2015

    Fibromyalgia, a neurological disorder which affects almostfour times as many women as men, has no known cause and no known cure. Little is known about it, and many people who might have had this disorder in the past were often diagnosed as hypochondriacs or misdiagnosed with musculoskeletal injuries. The treatments ranged from just sending the patient home to surgery to replace the joints nearest the pain-sensitive points. Now, it is diagnosed by rheumatologists and neurologists who work together to rule out any other health problems.