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Intrоduсtiоn tо Hеаdасhеѕ and What Chiropractic Can Do Headaches are an inсrеdiblу common оссurrеnсе fоr the majority оf us аnd ассоrding tо the Amеriсаn Chirорrасtiс Aѕѕосiаtiоn (ACA), 90% оf аll people will experience at least оnе hеаdасhе in thе next year аlоnе. Luсkilу fоr us, оf thаt 90% оnlу 1% оf all hеаdасhеѕ experienced will bе еmеrgеnсу-rеlаtеd (from ѕtrоkе, hеmоrrhаgе, aneurysm, еtс.). In thiѕ аrtiсlе wе’ll bе diѕсuѕѕing thе tор four hеаdасhеѕ, whiсh comprise 95% оf all hеаdасhеѕ, but bеfоrе wе do thеrе’ѕ an imроrtаnt роint we’d likе tо make: headaches аrе a nuisance, nо one would disagree with thаt ѕtаtеmеnt, but thеу аrе also a signal frоm оur bоdiеѕ соmmuniсаting vitаl infоrmаtiоn; tаking the opportunity tо аѕѕеѕѕ whу thе body iѕ sending us thiѕ signal iѕ imроrtаnt in brеаking the сусlе of trеаting the ѕуmрtоmѕ оf a headache rаthеr…

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Chirорrасtiс trеаtmеnt iѕ commonly prescribed to trеаt nеurоmuѕсulоѕkеlеtаl problems inсluding nесk pain, bасk pain, раin in аrm or lеg joints, and headaches. Chirорrасtоrѕ tаkе a hаndѕ-оn аррrоасh tо trеаtmеnt that iѕ free of drugs аnd invаѕivе рrосеdurеѕ. They еxаminе, diagnose, аnd trеаt people frоm аll walks оf life inсluding individuals who hаvе асhiеvеd notoriety. Thе scope of thiѕ fоrm of ѕроrtѕ medicine inсludеѕ rеhаbilitаtiоn and еnhаnсеd реrfоrmаnсе оf musculoskeletal ѕуѕtеm, соntributiоn in dеѕigning protective gеаr, trеаtmеnt fоr trаumа in соntасt ѕроrtѕ, hеаlth management, аnd hоliѕtiс thеrару for sports injurу. Many аthlеtеѕ рrеfеr heading tо a сhirорrасtоr thаn mаinѕtrеаm physician аѕ it iѕ a drug-frее mеthоd оf treatment. In аdditiоn, thе therapy mеthоdѕ аlѕо hеlрѕ in imрrоving the реrfоrmаnсе оf thе sportsperson. Quitе a numbеr оf sports hаvе орtеd for сhirорrасtiс thеrару. Bеnеfitѕ Sроrtѕ rеԛuirеѕ mаintаining a hеаlthу bоdу. Chiropractic care…

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Stress is the number one cause of most, if not all pains and diseases. The three types of stressors are: a) chemical-what we eat and breath b) mental stress-relationship, finances, work, etc c) physical stress – sports injuries, falls, traumas, car accidents This information is about the physical stress most people do not know about. It causes the most damage to the spine and leads to chronic issues such as arthritis and ongoing muscle and joint pain. It’s repetitive stress. In today’s workplace, about 86% of people sit at the computer. Even worse, surveys revealed that after work, an average person sits another 3-5 hours when driving, eating dinner, reading and watching shows/movies and sleep for 8 hours leading to a sedentary life of 21 hours. This repetitive lifestyle has been labeled sitting disease, which is the major cause of…

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A Fort Lauderdale chiropractor explains the necessity of chiropractic treatment to heal car accident injuries Car accidents are a part of life, unfortunately, and those dents and dings in your vehicle often can be matched with hurts and bruises you also have suffered. If you don’t seek medical attention directly following a car accident, you could suffer for weeks or years afterwards. Having neck pain? Have you suffered whiplash from a car accident? Does your arm hurt when you try to raise it? Are you suffering from headaches? These could all be traced back to a motor vehicle accident and one of the best ways to heal is to seek help from a Fort Lauderdale chiropractor. Car accidents are something you try to avoid. Getting help from pain should be something you seek out – only the healing hands of…

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By this time, you’re well into the cleanup in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which pummeled South Florida with high winds and flooding. While Southeast Florida did not suffer the brunt of the storm – weather casters determine that Irma crossed us as a high-end tropical storm with some Category 1 wind gusts – there are still things that need to be done. Yard cleanup, specifically, in clearing up fallen tree limbs, takes a toll on the body especially with back pain. Whether you’re still cleaning up or are nursing the hurt following some grueling clean-up chores, you’ll need to know what to do to ease your back pain and neck pain. Your first line of defense should be a visit to a Fort Lauderdale chiropractor. Regular chiropractic adjustments can help prepare the back and neck for strenuous activity and…

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From hot to cold: A Ft Lauderdale chiropractor discusses how temperature affects joints and pain South Florida’s summer heat came early this year and if predictions are correct, it’s going to be a very hot summer, by South Florida standards. Hot weather is difficult on the body and everyone is affected. Those who suffer the most, though, are people with chronic pain, because their systems cannot regulate as effectively in hot weather. A skilled Ft. Lauderdale chiropractor will be able to help you alleviate that pain, through gentle manipulations that help restore the joints to better functioning. But why is heat such a pain for people with a chronic pain condition? In South Florida, the problem is heat combined with humidity, which acts to increase inflammation, and subsequently, causes pain in joints and muscles. Weather can also, in fact,…

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Neck pain is a prevalent condition that nearly three-quarters of persons experience at some point in their lives and neck pain is one of the most commonly reported symptoms in primary care settings. According to a report from the American College of Physicians’ Annals of Internal Medicine, “neck pain results in millions of ambulatory health care visits each year and increasing health care costs. Although it is not life-threatening, neck pain can have a negative effect on productivity and overall quality of life. Who has not lived without experiencing neck pain at some point in their lives? Whether through tension, stress, physical activity or not sitting or sleeping properly, problems in your neck can be a pain to deal with. Such limited movement can make life miserable, keep you from your daily activities and leave you out in the cold,…

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Ft Lauderdale chiropractic care continues to make breakthroughs in overall health We have lived through an age of breakthroughs and will no doubt witness many other fantastic advances yet to come, in technology, in how we live, how we transport ourselves and, notably, how we take care of our health. Chiropractic care continues to make breakthroughs in the health arena. Within the realm of chiropractic care breakthroughs have come in our further understanding of the connection of the central nervous system, spinal cord and all other organs of the body. A chiropractic adjustment helps our nerves to function properly, but did you know it can also help other organs, such as kidney and lungs? Regular chiropractic care adjustments can improve the function of many important organs within the body and a Ft Lauderdale chiropractor knows that what ails you is…

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Are you unsure about how chiropractic adjustments can help with health issues? Do you have a digestive disorder that medical doctors can’t heal? Hearing problems? Migraine headaches? You may be amazed to learn that many of the cells and organs in your body are controlled by nerves in the spinal column – heal the spine and you may heal a rash of disorders. The practice of chiropractic is built upon a non-evasive, holistic approach to healing, one that addresses the mechanical adjustment and alignment of joints up and down the spine in a process known as vertebral subluxation. A specific vertebra can get out of alignment – you fell or twisted the wrong way – poor posture can lead to a misalignment or you could suffer from joint swelling caused by damage to a joint. Other factors also control the…

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In honor of National Chiropractic Health Month (NCHM) 2016 this October, the American Chiropractic Association (ACA) is continuing its efforts to help the public understand the value of chiropractic approach to pain management, particularly in the face of the U.S. opioid epidemic.#Chiropractic1st. According to the ACA’s website, “With government agencies and respected health organizations beginning to recognize and promote the use of nonpharmacologic options for chronic pain, it’s important for the public to understand that chiropractic services are an important first line of defense against musculoskeletal pain and may, in some cases, lessen or eliminate the need for over-the-counter and prescription painkillers.” health organizations beginning to recognize and promote the use of nonpharmacologic options for chronic pain, it’s important for the public to understand that chiropractic services are an important first line of defense against musculoskeletal pain and may,…

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