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Working with a Chiropractor Makes Pregnancy Easier Jan 17th, 2018

Physically, pregnancy is a difficult time. Even in cases that are low-risk and everything goes well, there are aches and pains that must be dealt with. This is complicated by the fact that many medications and medical treatments are contraindicated during pregnancy. Is Chiropractic Care Among Them? Thankfully, it is not....

Walk Away from Winter Dec 13th, 2017

During the winter we often find ourselves inactive and hibernating for extended periods within our homes. Let’s be honest, for many, counting the days until the seasons change and warmth returns does not include much exercise or outdoor activities. If you typically avoid a regular exercise regimen during the winter...

Chiropractic Care for Car Accident Injuries Nov 15th, 2017

Looking for the best chiropractor in Los Angeles? When someone is injured in a car accident they’re going to need to have their injuries treated by a medical professional as soon as possible if they want the best possible outcome. From minor to major car accident injuries, seeing a professional...

Post Surgery Chiropractic Care Oct 18th, 2017

While traditional medical practices often refer post surgery patients to a physical therapist for additional treatment, today more and more patients are being referred to a professional chiropractor for post surgery care. Chiropractic treatments are often able to help patients recover and heal faster. Hence, allows one to get back...

Chiropractic Care for Athletes Sep 13th, 2017

Are you a high school, collegiate, or endurance athlete? Staying in shape is vital to performing your best and living pain free. But when things start to ache that usually don’t, it could be because your body is out of alignment.Sports like running, tennis, football, soccer, cycling, gymnastics, and dozens...

Live Pain Free Life with Specialized Chiropractic Care Aug 16th, 2017

If you suffer from pain every day or even on a regular basis, you may think this is how you’ll have to live the rest of your life. It can be almost impossible to remember a time you weren’t suffering or imagine a future not filled with pain. However, specialized...

Reduce Stress with Chiropractic Care Jul 12th, 2017

Stress is a universal health issue that most people experience daily, though the effects may take some time to notice. These may include problems sleeping, depression, anxiety, and a greater tendency to become ill. You may also notice a lack of focus, sore or aching muscles, headaches, and a general...

Chiropractic Care for Disc Herniations Jun 14th, 2017

Pain caused by a herniated disc is no laughing matter, and should be treated thoroughly for recovery and restoration of regular life activities. Chiropractic care for disc herniation in Los Angeles is a great way to get back on your feet without going under the knife.What Is Disc Herniation?To understand how chiropractic...

Fight Chronic Pain with Chiropractic Treatment May 19th, 2017

Lower back pain, carpel tunnel, and joint pain are often affiliated with old age and decades of physically enduring work. However, even a 22-year-old man or woman can experience severe chronic pain due to various factors such as genetic predisposition or a desk job that demands poor posture day and...

Chiropractors Treat the Cause of GERD and Heartburn Apr 19th, 2017

Health problems in the body aren’t just random occurrences of “not feeling well.” To truly and effectively treat symptoms and feel better, you need to treat the source. For those with heartburn, it is essential to find the root of the problem. Chiropractic treatments can provide relief for those suffering...

Can A Chiropractor Help Your TMJ Pain? Mar 14th, 2017

Pain radiates through your jaw, teeth and head as you take a bite. You hear clicking sounds every time you open and close your jaw. You go get checked out and your doctor has diagnosed you with TMJ, also known as TMD or TMJ Dysfunction. What can help ease your...

Can My Chiropractor Treat My Asthma? Mar 10th, 2017

The Asthma EpidemicAs one of the most common and costly diseases, America is in the midst of an Asthma epidemic. According to the National Health Interview Survey in 2012 about 40 million people suffer from lifetime asthma and 26 million people suffer from current asthma.Asthma is as costly as it...

Better Treatment for Childhood Allergies Mar 10th, 2016

In the span of only 5 years, U.S. families have more than doubled their expenditures on pediatric allergic rhinitis treatments.As the medical community begins to better understand the harmful nature of many drugs and their interactions, the quest for a more natural healing pathways is top priority. Where they have...

Signs You Need Chiropractic Treatment Feb 17th, 2016

Do you suffer through the week with a bad back, an aching neck, or sharp pains in your joints? There’s nothing like waking up in pain, working an eight-hour day, plus trying to get your day-to-day errands accomplished and then going to bed still in pain. It’s the worst and...

Significant Role a Chiropractor has in the Recovery Process after a Car Accident Feb 10th, 2016

Car accidents can leave you in a state of shock for days or even weeks after the incident. Once you seek medical treatment, speak with the police and make your way home, you may not even realize you are experiencing bodily pain. To make sure you proceed in good health...

Chiropractor Can Help Office Workers Relieve Pain and Stress Jan 20th, 2016

While office workers do not risk serious physical injuries in the course of the average day, chronic pain has become normal for people who work full-time at a desk. Over time, bad posture and poorly designed work spaces can cause damage to the back, shoulders, neck and wrists, among other...

How to Choose a Chiropractor Jan 13th, 2016

If you are looking to find the best chiropractor in Los Angeles, then there are certain things to consider when going about your search. In this article, we share some of the relevant traits that you should be looking for in a experienced chiropractor.ReputationOne great way of finding any professional is...

Chiropractic Massage Therapy Dec 23rd, 2015

Are you feeling stressed out lately? Or are you currently afflicted with chronic pain? Many might answer yes to both questions. Undergoing targeted chiropractic massage therapy can swiftly and effectively deal with both types of problems. Here’s how:Manage Stress and Reduce PainA professional and therapeutic massage helps you feel anew and remove...

4 Reasons to See a Chiropractor Dec 16th, 2015

When was the last time you made an appointment with a chiropractor? Most people usually think of seeing a chiropractor when experiencing a lingering back pain or other ailments that become a burden. In this article, we break down 4 more reasons why you should consider chiropractic treatment.StressWhen you are...

How Acupuncture Can Help You Nov 26th, 2015

The scientific evidence keeps coming in about the benefits of acupuncture and the amount of people attesting to how acupuncture has allowed them to increase their quality of life. In this article, we outline the ways in which acupuncture can help you.Pain reliefRelieving pain is perhaps the first thing that...

Shoulder Impingement Nov 19th, 2015

Shoulder pain is commonly caused by a shoulder impingement. This is also known as impingement syndrome, a condition by which tendons in the rotator cuff get trapped during movements of the shoulder.What are the Common Symptoms?Symptoms may include (but are not limited to) pronounced difficulty or pain in reaching, lifting...

What to Do When You Injure Your Lower Back Oct 28th, 2015

There are various causes and types of lower back injuries. Doing something outside of your routine makes you more prone to injury. Often, lower back injuries occur when you are doing an activity that falls outside of your normal routine, whether it’s helping someone to move furniture, or going to...

What is a Chiropractic Adjustment? Oct 14th, 2015

Chiropractic adjustment is a procedure in which controlled force is applied to the spinal joint. This targeted treatment is done with the goal of normalizing spinal function and helping the body to heal from injury. It can also be used to promote more optimal health. In this article, we will...

How Athletes Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care Sep 25th, 2015

In competitive sport, the role of the chiropractor goes far beyond just treating injuries. You may not be aware of just how many professional athletes make use of a chiropractor. Benefits of this practice include a boost in performance, effective pain relief, faster recovery and injury prevention. In this article,...

How to Recover from Whiplash Sep 12th, 2015

Whiplash is a painful condition that especially affects victims of automobile accidents. It’s also increasingly common, with millions of Americans being afflicted by it every year. Whiplash will sometimes heal by itself after a few weeks, but more severe cases can lead to long-term damage if left untreated. In this...

4 Benefits of Combining Massage Therapy with Chiropractic Care Jul 23rd, 2015

When used together, massage therapy and chiropractic care form a highly effective treatment for the body. In fact, some chiropractors also offer targeted massage therapy to boost any other remedies being applied. This combination of treatments can also help alleviate pain, reduce stress and improve athletic performance. In this article,...

3 Tips for Better Posture While Sleeping Jul 17th, 2015

As a trusted chiropractor in Los Angeles , Dr. Ash (“The Chiro Guy”) often fields questions about how to sit and stand correctly. Having good posture during waking hours is an effective way to keep back and neck pain to a minimum, but the effort does not end there. In fact, your...

6 Ways to Prevent Lower Back Pain Jun 18th, 2015

Lower back pain is a highly unpleasant affliction that affects many people in the United States. As with many health problems, prevention is the best medicine and back pain is no exception.1. Maintain a healthy weightExcess body fat puts strain on your lower back. Maintaining a BMI of between 19-25...

Can Yoga be Combined with Chiropractic Care? Jun 11th, 2015

Although yoga gurus and chiropractors do not always agree on everything, frequent yoga practice combined with the care of a competent chiropractor can help promote optimal health and well-being. In this article we discuss how these two very different disciplines complement each other.The benefits of regular yoga practice:1. Better overall...

How to Improve Your Posture Apr 29th, 2015

Bad posture can cause a cascade of health issues including cut off circulation, depression, decreased energy levels, and more. Eventually, bad posture can cause spinal, knee, shoulder, hip issues, reduced flexibility, joint and back pain, and compromised muscles. All of these issues can inhibit your body’s ability to build strength...

What is Carpal Tunnel? Apr 15th, 2015

When a nerve is pinched in the wrist, this injury is known as Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). CTS causes numbness and pain in the middle and index fingers as well as weakness of the thumb. In the wrist, there are eight bones known as carpals that form a “tunnel” shape....

Why Regular Exercise is Important Mar 23rd, 2015

There are several people who tend to find reasons why they are unable to exercise. The top reason (or excuse) that people say is that they don’t have enough time. It is true that it can be difficult to find time in a busy schedule to work out; however, it...

4 most common reasons of knee pain Mar 15th, 2015

The knee is a fascinating structure that is made up of three bones, two menisci, three compartments, four ligaments, cartilage, and several muscles and tendons. Balanced motion of all of these structures allows the knee to move optimally and pain free. Popping, less than optimal function and pain can occur...

Why Choose Chiropractic Care? Feb 15th, 2015

If you’re looking for a method of natural healing for acute and chronic conditions, choose chiropractic care. A chiropractor will view your body as a whole versus the sum of various parts.You may first visit a chiropractor to treat sciatica, relieve lower back pain, whiplash, neck pain, or a headache;...

What Does Texting Do to Your Spine? Feb 11th, 2015

Do you love your smart phone? If you’re an avid texter, here’s a frightening wakeup call: according to the Surgical Technology International journal, looking down at your smart phone can force up to sixty pounds of weight on your spine.The average person spends approximately two to four hours per day...