Chronic Neck & Shoulder Pain

By |2016-02-19T16:23:01-07:00March 5th, 2015|Categories: Chiropractic musings, FAQs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

So many people are suffering from chronic neck and shoulder pain.  Chronic pain is frustrating!  You may have even tried multiple health care providers to find relief.  Sometimes it may feel as if a massage helps only for temporary relaxation.  You might be surprised to [...]

Why Choose Chiropractic

By |2015-04-08T15:49:41-07:00October 15th, 2014|Categories: FAQs, Health|Tags: , , , , , |

There are many reasons to choose chiropractic and conservative therapy.  But, if you are new to the idea, you may be asking yourself, Why choose chiropractic? Oregon Chiropractic Health and Wellness Month Governor John Kitzhaber declared October 2014 the Oregon Chiropractic Health [...]

Dead Bug

By |2015-04-08T15:53:06-07:00September 2nd, 2014|Categories: Home Care, Muscle health|Tags: , , , |

Dead bug is an excellent exercise for core stabilization.  It will strengthen key core components especially the abdominal muscles. These exercises should be performed in neutral pelvis and with abdominal bracing. The steps gradually become more difficult. You must maintain proper form [...]

7 Tips for Pain Free Gardening and Weeding

By |2015-05-04T22:22:48-07:00June 25th, 2014|Categories: Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It's summer time and the weeds have taken over!  If you find yourself bent over an endless supply of weeds you might find yourself with an achy back the next day.  Here are some simple tips for doing some pain free gardening this summer. [...]

Chronic Back Pain Study Review

By |2015-05-04T22:28:08-07:00April 16th, 2014|Categories: Research Review|Tags: , , , |

Chronic back pain is the single leading cause of disability worldwide, according to the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.  Approximately 60% to 80% of us will have back pain at some point in our lives.  If you have chronic back pain, you [...]