Archive for the ‘Subluxation’ Category

Pinched Nerves

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Is a “PINCHED” NERVE Making YOUR Life Miserable? Being “pinched” hurts, but to pinch a nerve? Ugh! That must feel like a severe, sharp, intense pain – and it often does.  “Pinched” nerves could happen nearly anywhere and affect nerves that go to your arms, fingers, wrists, neck, head, back, shoulders, legs, muscles and internal […]

Digestion, Heartburn & Ulcers

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Your Digestive System Your digestive system is a long tube that begins at your mouth and ends at your anus. It has one overriding goal: to break down your food and extract energy and nutrients from it.  Your throat, esophagus, stomach, duodenum and intestines are modifications of this tube. Your Esophagus & Stomach After you […]

Hip, Sacroliac & Leg Problems

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Your hips are a masterpiece of engineering that chiropractic can keep balanced and alignment.             Do your joints “click” when you walk?             Do your feet flare out or in?             Does one leg appear shorter than the other?             Do you have leg, knee, buttock, hip or low back weakness or pain? If YOU […]

Shoulder, Arm & Hand Problems

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Many Names for Shoulder Problems  Neuritis, bursitis, neuralgia, rheumatism, frozen shoulder, fibrositis, sprains, strains, “poor circulation” and rotator cuff problems are some of the terms used to describe neck, shoulder and arm conditions. Brain Control What controls your shoulders, arms and hands? The brain “talks” with the rest of your body through a vast communications […]

Low Back Pain

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Low back pain is very, very common. About 85% of the population will experience disabling low back pain at least once during their lives! That’s almost all of us.  The problem is so bad that, according to one researcher, at any given time 6.8% of the US adult population is suffering from an episode of […]

Mid-Back & Ribs

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Rib Subluxations Put your and alongside your chest and sides and you can easily feel your boney ribs. They wrap around your body from your front to the back.  In the front they attach to your breastbone or sternum and in the back they attach to your spinal bones or vertebrae.  Ancient anatomists thought our […]

Migraines & Cluster Headaches

Friday, June 17th, 2011

In the beginning, spots or lines or colored lights may dance before your eyes. Soon a whole plethora of symptoms may ensue: redness, swelling, tearing, muscle contraction, hallucinations, irritability, depression, numbness, constipation or diarrhea and sometimes even a feeling of well-being! This is your warning. Then the pain hits! It can range from minor discomfort […]

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Friday, June 17th, 2011

What is Carpal Tunnel? Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is the occupational disease of the 21st century. Do you have it? You may have if you have one or more of the following:             *  tingling and numbness in the hand, fingers and wrist             *  swelling of the fingers             *  dry palms             *  […]

NECK PAIN

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

The Cervical Spine  You have seven neck bones (also called cervical vertebrae) and they are numbered C-1 to C-7 from top to bottom. Your top cervical vertebrae, C-1, has a special name – the atlas.  The next one is C-2 and it also has a special name – the axis.  All your vertebrae work together […]

SUBLUXATION

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

The Vertebral Subluxation Complex is the underlying cause of many health problems.  Nervous System Function  When there is not interference, your nervous system controls the healthy function of virtually every cell, tissue, organ and system in your body.  A SUBLUXATION, or the Vertebrae Subluxation Complex, is a serious condition identified by its five parts:  1.  […]