Dr. Valentina Adcock

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How Does Chiropractic Care Help The Immune System?

 

Chiropractic care is an excellent treatment option for back pain and neck pain, but it goes far beyond that.

Chiropractic care regularly will encourage spinal health, restore joint function and range of motion, and support your nervous system.

Because chiropractic care does support the nervous system, it indirectly boosts your immune system as well.

In a previous blog post, we go into more depth about what is chiropractic care

At Arrowhead Clinic, we specialize in treating accident victims, but we also emphasize overall well-being, including strengthening your immune system.

Arrowhead Clinic uses natural treatments like spinal correction and adjustments, decompression, structural integration, and massage therapy to promote overall health.

By adding these practices into your everyday wellness routine, your immune system will be much better off.

In the article below, we will take a look at how chiropractic care will help your immune system.

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Why Health Insurance Is Not Used For Auto Accident Injuries

Getting into a car accident can be scary, especially if you're injured.

But unfortunately, car accidents and truck accidents are never completely avoidable.

If you do get injured, you will not only have to focus on your physical recovery, but you will have to worry about insurance, filing claims, and how you're going to pay your medical bills.

Many people don't know which insurance to use after a car accident, and many assume that they can't use their health insurance.

Getting medical care and getting it paid for can be especially tricky after a car accident.

Whether or not your health insurance will cover your auto accident bills and exactly how much responsibility a particular party or insurance carrier has depends on several factors.

These factors include co-pays, who was at fault for the accident, and the types of insurance coverages in place.

Ultimately, many health insurance policies will cover auto accident injuries, at least to an extent. Still, your health insurance typically won't be your first option.

And they might not be on the hook at all.

In the article below, we will take a closer look at if you can use your health insurance company after receiving car accident injuries.

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4 Facts About Whiplash Injuries | Causes, Symptoms, & Treatments

Whiplash Injury Facts 

Whiplash is one of the most common car accident injuries in Georgia.

Being involved in a car accident that causes your cervical spine (neck) to violently move backward then forward, overstretching the joints, muscles, and ligaments of the neck and upper back may result in a whiplash injury.

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The Top 4 Foods that Fight Inflammation

Are you someone who suffers from constant inflammation?

In order to combat inflammation, it is important to understand what kind of foods you can eat that will prevent further inflammation.

In this blog, we take a look at four anti-inflammatory foods and how to fight inflammation with chiropractic care.

 
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Fighting Inflammation with Food

Why is an anti-inflammatory diet helpful?

Your immune system becomes activated when anything foreign, such as an invading microbe, plant pollen, or chemical, enters your body.

This often triggers a process called inflammation. Inflammation directed at truly threatening invaders protects your health.

But sometimes inflammation persists, day in and day out, even when you are not threatened by a foreign invader. That's when inflammation can become your enemy, and an anti-inflammatory diet is your ally

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