Do you have pre-existing conditions that may keep you from being covered by Obamacare? Is it because you didn’t follow-up with your chiropractic care?

Do you have pre-existing conditions that may keep you from being covered by Obamacare? Is it because you didn’t follow-up with your chiropractic care? Many patients stop coming to their chiropractor once they begin to feel well. They don’t follow up, or make their reexamination either. The issue with this is that as PCP’s chiropractors enter a diagnosis code to …

Why Do Chiropractors Take X-Rays?

Why Do Chiropractors Take X-Rays? Why do chiropractors take x-rays? Many new patients in our office often wonder that on their first visit. Most people think that x-rays are used to find broken or dislocated bones and pathologies. However, chiropractors take x-rays to also see the condition of the spine and analyse it for subluxations. There are a recent article …

Does Medical Evidence Support Chiropractic?

Medical Evidence and Chiropractic The scientific validity of chiropractic. In 1921 there were no medical research journals. Research was published in papers, similar to a newsletter within the profession. One such publication was the Medical Times. In 1921 a medical doctor, Henry Winsor, published a study he conducted at the University of Pennsylvania titled, Sympathetic Segmental Disturbances: The evidences of the …

Benefits Of Chiropractic Care

The Benefits Of Chiropractic Care ENHANCED QUALITY OF LIFE Many patients who receive chiropractic care report an enhanced quality of life as one of the most significant benefits. According to a 2001 study published in the “Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics,” chiropractic care is effective in managing cancer patients pain and improving their quality of life. A holistic chiropractor …

How Do You Know You Need a Chiropractor? | The Pittsburgh Upper Cervical Chiropractors

How Do You Know You Need a Chiropractor? A nice blog article from our friends Doctors Dave and Martina at Pittsburgh Upper Cervical Chiropractic. This is a question that every chiropractor is asked, “How do I know if I need a chiropractor?” I hope you’ll take the time to read the answer. YOU or someone you love might need a …

There is Hope for Arthritis Sufferers!

Spinal Alignment and Joint Pain A lot of people are affected by arthritis. Arthritis basically means “joint pain” and has many different causes and classifications. Inflammatory – the membrane of the joint becomes irritated Attachment Arthritis – frequently in the heels and lower back, the ligament or tendon fastened to the bone becomes irritated Crystal Arthritis – the big toe has deposits of …

The Lack of Adaptation is What Leads to Stress

Chronic Stress! Stress: a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or very demanding circumstances. Adaptation: a change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment. “Psychological stress is associated with greater risk for depression, heart disease and infectious diseases. Until now, it has not been clear exactly how stress influences disease and health. …