Chiropractic preferred care for MVA's..

Date: July 11, 2013 | Time: 4:47pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

Did you know? Chiropractic Care is the preferred care for people injured in motor vehicle accidents (MVA's). Studies conducted show almost 33% of all people injured in MVA's seek treatment from doctors of chiropractic. Considering the National Safety Council (NSC) has determined that there are more than 12 million MVA's each year involving more than [...].... <view entire article>

Exercise Beats Calcium for Strong Bones..

Date: June 21, 2013 | Time: 4:28pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

Several years back a study appeared in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. This study indicated that exercise is more important than calcium in developing strong bones in girls and young women. Researchers at Penn State University and Johns Hopkins University fount that when girls took in far less calcium than the recommended daily allowance, bone strength [...].... <view entire article>

Headache Relief Is An Adjustment Away!..

Date: April 10, 2013 | Time: 2:18pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

I've got good news for headache sufferers! Headache relief can be achieved through Chiropractic. According to the American Chiropractic Association, 14% of people who see chiropractors presently go for headaches. For these patients the good news gets even better. Researchers at Northwestern College of Chiropractic in Minnesota compared chiropractic care to certain drug therapies used [...].... <view entire article>

American Prescription Drug Use Continues to Rise..

Date: March 20, 2013 | Time: 2:23pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

In my continued research about health in America I found this article that I want to share. It's so interesting. I knew drug use was high in America but I did not realize how high. This just ties right into my goal to help my patients get off meds and relieve their pain naturally if [...].... <view entire article>

7 Reasons to LOVE Beets!..

Date: March 13, 2013 | Time: 10:28am | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

As a Chiropractor, I am intent on natural healing and general wellness. So, I love to share healthy facts with my patients and readers. If you haven't tried beets lately, here are 7 reasons to incorporate them into your diet! Beets are delicious and nutritious powerhouses! Here are 7 reasons to love beets. 1. Lower [...].... <view entire article>

Chiropractic and Sports Performance..

Date: February 27, 2013 | Time: 4:19pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

The list of professional athletes who regularly receive chiropractic adjustments is growing. In 1998, Emmitt Smith said he had started seeing a chiropractor regularly 4 or 5 years previous and that he believed it was what helped him go on. "I've become a big believer in servicing my body and making sure it is lined [...].... <view entire article>

Can Bad Weather Cause Pain?..

Date: November 7, 2012 | Time: 12:58pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

We've all heard our grandparents or someone with arthritis say, "It's going to rain today." and often they are correct. Scientists don't all agree that weather causes pain but there are plausible theories. The top theory is that it's actually changes in air pressure. David Borenstein, MD, FACP, FACR, says, "the thing that affects people [...].... <view entire article>

Neck Pain Relief - New Research..

Date: October 31, 2012 | Time: 10:48am | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

New research shows that seeing a chiropractor or engaging in light exercise relieves neck pain more effectively than relying on pain medication. The new study is one of the few head-to-head comparisons of various treatments for neck pain, a problem that affects three quarters of Americans at some point in their lives but has no [...].... <view entire article>

Working with Pro Athletes..

Date: March 23, 2012 | Time: 2:54pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

I love my job and the field in general. I always knew I wanted to do something in the medical industry and Chiropractic was a natural fit for me. My practice is inside of my other business, a Mixed Martial Arts gym. I have the [...].... <view entire article>

Understanding Chiropractic Care Part 3..

Date: March 15, 2012 | Time: 1:13pm | Posted By: fisherchiroblog

Benefits and Goals of Care The benefits of chiropractic care include pain relief, tissue healing and good function. It may require different amounts of time to achieve each of these goals. Pain relief doesn't mean tissues have healed nor that function is restored. It often takes more time for tissues to fully heal than for [...].... <view entire article>