#Chiropractic1st

October marks one of our favorite in the chiropractic world...it’s National Chiropractic Health Month! Woohoo! This year the American Chiropractic Association is stressing the importance of chiropractic care in a time where people greatly depend on opioids. They even came up with [...]

Chiropractic Care vs Pain Medication

Chiropractic care vs pain medication Do you suffer from mild to severe to unbearable pain? Regardless of its cause, you may turn to pain relievers. (It happens to the best of us.)  These are available over-the-counter (OTC) and by prescription. But did you [...]

Golf chiropractic

Do golfers need chiropractic care?  Rory McIlroy does.  Watch him get adjusted in this Nike commercial. Watch for the 0:42 second mark. Golf Chiropractic I bet it wouldn't surprise you that most golfers and pro athletes receive chiropractic care.  They need to [...]

By |2016-04-05T10:35:45-07:00April 5th, 2016|Categories: Chiropractic musings|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Secrets of Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain affects 10% of the population at sometime during our lives.  In my chiropractic office, in Portland, OR, I see patients with a wide variety of shoulder pain.  Impingment, rotator cuff tears, labral tears, AC joint separation.  The list goes [...]

By |2018-12-14T13:01:53-07:00February 19th, 2016|Categories: Chiropractic musings, FAQs|Tags: , |0 Comments

Why Is Vitamin D Important?

Welcome to the Pacific Northwest! Where the sun is scarce during the winter. The lack of sunlight can cause problems in some people. Did you know that your body naturally produces Vitamin D?  But you need the sun to produce it!  Why [...]

By |2015-12-30T12:22:10-07:00December 30th, 2015|Categories: Good nutrition, Health|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Office Closed Week of August 10, 2015

Our office will be closed the week of August 10-15. Dr. Cooper is leading a group of Boy Scouts and Leaders on a 50 mile hike. The young men going on the hike live in Portland and have been preparing for this [...]

By |2015-07-20T20:13:47-07:00July 20th, 2015|Categories: Just for fun, Office News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Acute Neck Pain Study Review

I meet so many people who have resigned themselves to live in pain because they feel it is normal.   A survey performed by the American Osteopathic Association estimates almost half of Americans feel that pain is just a part of life. [...]

By |2015-05-26T21:01:31-07:00May 26th, 2015|Categories: Research Review|Tags: , , |1 Comment