Travel Tips for Your Body – The “No Pain Approach”
Traveling can cause a lot of stress on the body. Especially, when there is a long distance involved. When a person chooses to travel it could be for many reasons. They may want to take a vacation with their family or it may be required for business. However, traveling will not be enjoyable when the body constantly aches and is in pain. Sitting for long periods of time in the same position can be rough. Previous medical conditions such as chronic back pain can make it really u
Studies show Arthritis Pain / Disability decreased with Chiropractic
Did you know that as you age your body is at risk for being diagnosed with a condition called osteoarthritis? This medical condition occurs when the joints in your body become misaligned. It is also the most common form of arthritis affecting millions of people. Arthritis can form anywhere in your body. Most of the known places are in the knees, hands and the spine. An overuse of the joints during daily activities causes a lot of wear and tear on your joints. This is usually
Just How Effective is Class 4 Laser Therapy?
Do you ever experience swelling in certain areas of your body? Do your legs ever appear red or get very hot? These are symptoms of inflammation. Sometimes your joints can become very stiff and cause your joints to lose function. Class 4 Laser therapy is a recommended chiropractic treatment and a great way to reduce the pain that comes from damage to your muscles, ligaments and bones. Tissue Issues Fractures occur when there is damage to bone tissue. This type of injury is als
Why Chiropractic Care is Great for Chronic Back pain
Experiencing back pain that does not go away can be irritating. In fact, it is called, “Chronic” because it persists for a long time. Back pain is mostly caused by spinal injuries. A muscle strain or ligament sprain can result in chronic back pain as well. Chronic pain can be due to trauma from car accidents or other types of accidents, bad posture and even sleeping in a bad position. The pain can come at any moment and when it comes can seem unbearable. Back pain affects doe
Why Laser Therapy is More Important Than You Think
Why Laser Therapy is More Important Than You Think Laser therapy is also known as photobiomodulation. It has been used globally since the 1970’s. Is it safe? This is one of the most common questions asked by patients, but an important one as well. Laser therapy is a great way of treating spinal injuries and many patients currently love it. Laser therapy is when laser energy is used to heal with therapeutic effects. With over 3000 proven results from scientific research studie
Car Accident Pictures in Dover Delaware: Documenting damage and injuries
A car accident is happens fast and all that's left is the scene of the accident, which is quickly swept away in most cases. Emergency vehicles, tow trucks and police get everything done as soon as they can so that traffic can get back to normal. The car accident's cause is often unknown and relies heavily on police reports in order to decide who's fault it was. A Picture is Worth 1000 Words A Picture of a car accident can reveal critical evidence before it disappears. This ca
How to Shovel Snow in Dover Delaware
We have gotten our fair share of snowfalls in Dover Delaware this year and nobody knows exactly when the snow days will end. For many people, shoveling snow this will result in lower back pain. Shovelling snow is one of the most common causes of lower back pain in the winter months. However, this type of injury is preventable if you know the correct ways to remove snow. Obviously the easiest remedy would be using a snow blower. However, if you are like most of us and you don’
Fender Bender - What to do if you're in a Car Accident
You try to avoid being in a Dover Delaware car accident, but odds are that you’ll be involved in one during your lifetime. It’s stressful and frustrating, but these tips should help you get back to normal. Call the Police. Whether it's a fender bender or a major card accident, report it right away. The police report prevents a scammer being able to provide false info to their insurance company Taking Pictures with your smartphone is the perfect way to record a driver’s licens
Stand up Straight!! Good Posture prevents pain.
There are many ways to develop bad posture. For example; a sedentary lifestyle, sitting at a desk, working on a computer, or using a smart phone. Some of us have poor posture do not know how to correct it. Remember when your parents to you to stand up straight? They were right!!! Good posture is important for your health, your mood, and how others perceive you. Good posture can even help prevent age related conditions and allow your vital organs plenty of room to function. So
Why do I have Pain?
The Pathway You stub your toe. Tiny pain receptors in the skin (nociceptors) are triggered and will send an electrical signal to the spinal cord in the lower back. The signal will then continue up the spinal cord to the brain. In the brain, the signal will reach the somatosensory cortex (deals with physical pain), the frontal cortex (responsible for thinking) and the limbic system (this area controls emotions). This will result in physical pain and an emotional reaction such