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What to Do When Your Hip Feels Out of Place

Hip Pain | Jul 23, 2021

What to Do When Your Hip Feels Out of Place

As you age, it is not uncommon to experience hip pain and discomfort. Joint pain can occur with aging because the general wear and tear on the joints over time can weaken or damage the cartilage that helps your joints move smoothly. Sports injuries and medical conditions like pregnancy can…

Top 10 Treatments for Chronic Joint Pain

Joint Pain | Jul 16, 2021

Top 10 Treatments for Chronic Joint Pain

Joint pain can be caused by a wide range of issues, from chronic conditions like arthritis to injuries that damage the joint. Sometimes a combination of these things leads to joint pain that does not go away, impacting your quality of life and have lifelong consequences. There are ways to…

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Accident Prevention, Car Accidents | Jul 9, 2021

5 Most Commonly Broken Bones in Car Accidents

Unfortunately, it is possible to break a bone when you have been in a car accident. An injury can sometimes occur whether or not you were wearing your seatbelt or if the airbags deployed. While neck and back injuries are most common after a car accident, broken bones in various…

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Back Pain | Jul 1, 2021

Best Pool Exercises to Reduce Back Pain

Back pain can occur for a number of reasons, including a sudden injury, poor posture, or due to wear and tear on the body. If you struggle with back pain, you might find that some exercises end up causing you more pain or are too uncomfortable to do at all.…

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Car Accidents | Jun 23, 2021

How to Take Care of Yourself After a Car Accident

A car accident can put you under a lot of stress, from the physical toll it can take on your body to the way the experience can be overwhelming and require you to speak with doctors, insurance companies, and more. It doesn’t matter whether you were in a small rear-end…

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Shoulder Pain | Jun 16, 2021

Best Options for Dealing with Frozen Shoulder

You may have given people the cold shoulder a few times in your life- but have you ever suffered from a frozen shoulder? This condition, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is characterized by stiffness and pain in the shoulder joint. These symptoms usually begin gradually and become worse over the…

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Whiplash, Whiplash Injury | Jun 9, 2021

How Can Whiplash Be Proven in a Car Accident Injury Claim?

Whiplash is the most common injury for car accident victims. This car accident injury is often referred to as a hidden injury because the symptoms of whiplash do not always appear right away. In fact, you can develop symptoms of whiplash hours and even days after the accident! That is…

6 Types of Headaches You Might Experience After an Accident

Accident Recovery, Headaches | Jun 2, 2021

6 Types of Headaches You Might Experience After an Accident

We’ve all had a headache before, whether it is from a lack of sleep, an odd position of the neck, or one brought on by stress. While we know how to identify these as headaches, and something we want to treat or avoid in the future, many people don’t realize…

Physiotherapy vs. Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Doctors | May 25, 2021

Physiotherapy vs. Physical Therapy

Have you recently been in a car accident or undergone surgery? Your doctors may have recommended you schedule a physiotherapy appointment as you heal and recover. If you have never seen a physical therapist before then you might wonder what the difference is between physical therapy and physiotherapy. The short…

Why Might My Doctor Recommend an MRI

Diagnostic Imaging, Uncategorized | May 18, 2021

Why Might My Doctor Recommend an MRI?

Doctors go through years of education and training to know how to best treat our illnesses and injuries. Sometimes, this means they talk about tests or treatments we don’t fully understand, and it can be easy to trust them without asking questions. But when it comes to our health, it’s…

Treating Lower Back Pain After a Car Accident

Back Pain, Car Accidents | May 11, 2021

Treating Lower Back Pain After a Car Accident

Many people walk away from car accidents with cuts and scrapes, or even broken bones. But approximately 30% of all car accident injuries seen by emergency doctors are related to the back and the spine. Even small collisions and fender benders can result in back pain that becomes a chronic…

What Is Whiplash Associated Disorder

Whiplash | May 4, 2021

What Is Whiplash Associated Disorder?

You are likely familiar with the term whiplash, but what does it actually mean? Whiplash is both the motion that occurs during a car accident or other impact, where your body moves swiftly back and forth, and the condition that results from this incident. Whiplash as a condition is a…

Different Types of MRIs and What They Look For

Diagnostic Imaging | Apr 26, 2021

Different Types of MRIs and What They Look For

If you’re at the doctor’s office and they want to schedule you for an MRI Scan, you might wonder why and even think the process sounds intimidating. In truth, MRI scans and other types of diagnostic imaging tests are tools that can provide your doctor with a clearer picture of…

Does a Headache after a Car Accident Mean I Have Whiplash

After an accident, Headaches | Apr 19, 2021

Does a Headache after a Car Accident Mean I Have Whiplash?

The stress of a car accident alone is enough to cause a headache, but what about when headaches seem to be a sign that something is physically wrong? Whiplash can cause headaches and is actually the most common car accident injury. While your seat belt may keep your upper body…

Kids Need Chiropractic Care After Auto Accidents Too

After an accident | Apr 12, 2021

Kids Need Chiropractic Care After Auto Accidents Too

Whether it is your newly licensed teenager or a toddler in their car seat, having a child involved in a car accident is a scary experience. You will be rightly relieved if they do not appear injured- but then what do you do? Even if your child seems okay following…

Most Common Injuries for Young Athletes

Sports Medicine | Apr 5, 2021

Most Common Injuries for Young Athletes

When it comes to finding a chiropractor for your child, you want to know whether or not they have experience in working with growing bodies and young athletes. Choosing the right chiropractor for your young athlete might initially involve you doing a search online for a “chiropractor near me”. Whether…

3 Effective Treatment Options for Tennis Elbow

Elbow Pain | Mar 22, 2021

3 Effective Treatment Options for Tennis Elbow

You might be surprised to visit your doctor for elbow pain, only to be diagnosed with something called tennis elbow – when you don’t even play tennis! That’s because tennis elbow is the term for a type of elbow condition that, while common among tennis players, can affect all types…

What Can a Pinched Nerve Lead to if Not Treated

Neurology, Spine Care | Mar 15, 2021

What Can a Pinched Nerve Lead to if Not Treated?

You may think you’ve never experienced a pinched nerve before, but you’re likely wrong: have you ever sat in one spot for too long, and your foot or arm falls asleep? You might call this feeling “pins and needles” or simply your foot “falling asleep” but this is actually a…

5 Most Common Airbag Injuries

Car Accidents | Mar 8, 2021

5 Most Common Airbag Injuries

Airbags undoubtedly save lives every day, as they help to lower the risk of hitting your head and body against hard surfaces, being ejected from the vehicle, or suffering severe injuries due to glass and debris. However, they don’t come without risk and can often lead to their own kinds…

Working from Home and Experiencing Back Pain Chiropractic Can Help!

Back Pain, Chiropractic | Mar 1, 2021

Working from Home and Experiencing Back Pain? Chiropractic Can Help!

For many people, working from home is now their normal way of doing business. While there are a lot of perks to this new landscape of remote work, you may also be noticing some impacts on your body now that you are working out of a home office every day.…

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