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What Causes Back Pain After A Car Accident?

It is nearly impossible to prepare for the unexpected.

Imagine this-you're driving home from work and before you know it you're part of a vehicular accident.

These events can happen at any time and anyplace.

Some accidents may seem minor, but you'll find out sooner or later that there's a lingering pain you might feel in your back and neck. 

If you're looking for answers about the lingering pain you've been feeling because of a recent car accident, we're here to help you.

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Stress and How Chiropractic Care Can Help

Wellness experts of all kinds have acknowledged the connection between mind and body.  

Collaborative research conducted by scientists confirms that your state of mind is indeed linked to health conditions that range from stomachaches to heart disease. 

A prime example of the impact your mind and emotions have on your health is the link between stress and the immune system.  

Chronic stress stemming from the pressures of relationship strife to challenges at work can cause serious long-term health problems. 

And now we have more reason to be stressed than ever before in our lifetimes. 

COVID-19 has completely changed the world we live in, and it can be challenging to adjust to such a drastic change quickly. 

Many people are unaware that chiropractic care can be used as a stress reliever.  

If you think chiropractic care is just for back pain and neck pain, and you haven't heard of chiropractic care being used as a stress reliever, even emotional stress, you may be curious as to whether it really helps. 

How exactly how can getting your back adjusted reduce stress levels?  

We're all stressed from time to time, so if chiropractic care can be used to help with stress, everyone should know about it. 

Luckily, the popularity of chiropractic care for stress is growing, so more people are reaping the benefits.  


 

 

In the article below, we will talk about the impact stress has on your body and your immunity, and how chiropractic care can help relieve you of your stress. 

 

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How Weightlifters Benefit From Chiropractic Care

Whether you are a professional bodybuilder gearing up for Mr. Universe, or just enjoy weight lifting, the health of your spine is essential. 

 

That's why weightlifting and chiropractic care go hand in hand. 

 

When the spine and central nervous system are working in harmony, your muscle function will respond in kind.

 

Unfortunately, too many people today consider health care to be a reactive measure. It's only after someone is sick or feeling symptoms that they see a healthcare professional.

 

However, the strongest, healthiest people realize healthcare should be viewed as a preventative measure, and chiropractic care is the ultimate preventative form of health care.

 

Weightlifters, who are generally more in tune with their bodies and health, would view healthcare as a preventative measure, right?

 

Not quite. The fact is that many do not seek care until something is wrong.

 

Why don't more people who are into weightlifting seek chiropractic care?

 

Many people, weightlifters included, think they don't need chiropractic care because they already take care of their bodies. 

 

Even the healthiest people still have something to gain from chiropractic care.

 

 

In the article below, we will discuss several important things that everyone who lifts weights should know about chiropractic care. 

 

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Boost Your Immunity The Natural Way

Even the healthiest of us get sick every now and then. 

 

But by fine-tuning certain aspects of your health routine and your daily life, such as diet and exercise, you can help support your immune system's defenses.

 

Your body will be able to adapt better to fight bacteria, viruses, and other pathogens that cause conditions like the common cold and flu.

 

The immune system is the first line of defense of our body against alien microorganisms. 

 

The stronger your immune system, the less chance you have of you getting sick.

 

With COVID-19, it has never been more important than right now to keep our immune systems as strong as they can be.

 

But please keep in mind that no supplement, diet, or lifestyle modification, aside from physical distancing or social distancing, and proper hygiene ⁠can protect you from developing COVID-19.

 

 

In the article below, we will talk about a few simple but highly effective ways you can naturally strengthen your body's immune system.

 

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How Chiropractic Care Has Been Shown to Improve Blood Circulation

How Chiropractic Care Helps Blood Flow 

Do you suffer from cold feet and hands?

If you're always curled up in a blanket or dressing in layers, the concept of poor circulation isn't a revelation.

Living with cold extremities may be something you've just gotten used to. But, poor circulation is not something that is normal, and it should be addressed. 

Having proper circulation is important for your comfort and your health.

While you may have tried eating a diet that is high in iron or exercise on a regular basis to increase circulation, many people out there overlook Chiropractic Care and how it can improve their circulation. 

Having your spine adjusted by an experienced chiropractor can have long-term benefits for increasing blood circulation and helping to stabilize blood pressure.


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The Best Foods To Eat While Recovering From A Sports Injury

Although the pain that comes from sports injuries can vary in intensity, chances are you want to recover as fast as possible.

 

Seeing a chiropractor is a great way to recover from a sports injury.

 

Your chiropractor can design a treatment plan tailored to your needs and recommend proper stretches and exercises. 

 

Seeing your chiropractor is a significant first step, but maintaining a proper diet is also very important for your recovery. 

 

Eating the right diet while recovering from a sports injury can minimize your recovery time, and help you reach your goals sooner rather than later.

 

 

In the article below, we will go over foods that you should eat while you're recovering from a sports injury.

 

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Your Chiropractor Speaks About COVID-19

We are in the middle of a global pandemic, something many living people have never seen before in their lives.

 

Schools are closed, many businesses are closed, and most of the country is stuck in their homes.

 

COVID-19 has changed just about everything in our daily lives, and no one is 100% sure when things will get back to normal.

 

 

We've all heard the saying that knowledge is power, so in the article below, we will talk about COVID-19, and how to stay safe during these challenging times.

 

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How To Stay Active While You're Stuck at Home

COVID-19 guidelines recommend that we "socially distance" with measures like working from home. 

 

Doing this hopefully means the spread of the virus will be slow and steady, rather than all at once, easing the pressure on the hospitals.

 

The prospect of staying at home for a long time can seem overwhelming and a little scary, especially if you're someone who enjoys keeping fit and active and hitting that daily step count.

 

Rather than letting the isolation scare you, we should instead try and embrace it.

 

View it as an opportunity to get your sweat on with new, at-home workouts you've never tried before, incorporate more simple healthy habits into your daily routine, and mix things up a little. 

 

Remember, self-isolating doesn't mean sitting down doing nothing for several weeks.

 

It's actually quite far from it with these easy-to-follow and tangible tips. 

 

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Can You Give Yourself A Chiropractic Adjustment?

You might be practicing self chiropractic without even realizing it. Sometimes manipulating your joints is something you don't even think about.

 

You lean your neck to the left, pull your shoulder down to the right, hoping to achieve the familiar popping sound and get some relief. 

 

However, practicing self-alignment by popping your joints offers short-term relief that doesn't address the cause of your pain and could make things worse.

 

 

In the article below, we will talk about why you shouldn't try to adjust yourself.

 

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What You Should Do If You Can't See Your Chiropractor

Our modern world is experiencing something it hasn't experienced before - a major pandemic. 

Because of covid 19, schools are closed, government buildings are closed, and they don't want people hanging out in crowds larger than ten people. 

Quarantine is recommended until everything settles, and it is undoubtedly interrupting people's lives. 

The things we usually take for granted we can't do right now. We have to work from home. We shouldn't leave our houses unless it is necessary. 

That means if you regularly visit the chiropractor, you might not be able to do that in the foreseeable future. 

But I bet your back pain or neck pain hasn't gone away.

Many people look forward to their maintenance adjustments at the chiropractor because they leave feeling like a million bucks. 

But what should you do if you can't make it to the chiropractor to treat your lower back or neck? 


 

In the article below, we talk about a few things you can do on your own until you can see your chiropractor again.

 

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