Throbbing pain. Eye and neck pain. Blurred vision. Nausea. Aura. If you’re one of the more than 37 million people in the United States who suffers from migraine headaches, you’ve likely tried many treatments for the debilitating pain. It is likely that you have tried pain pill after pain pill in an attempt to relieve your symptoms. But, if you have not tried it yet, you may be glad to know that chiropractic treatment for migraines is a promising approach to managing the condition. [Read more…]
Scottsdale Chiropractor Dr. Charles Clark tells all about the reasons for, benefits of, as well as the best do’s and don’ts for stretching.
A child’s health is undoubtedly of the utmost importance to any parent. With a growing number of parents connecting their children and chiropractic care, it is no wonder that the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics reports chiropractic therapy as the most common complementary and integrative medicine practice used by children in the United States. In fact, Chiropractors in the US have become the third largest group of healthcare professionals (after physicians and dentists) who have primary contact with patients. The science of this care is based on the relationship between correct spinal alignment and the corresponding health of nerves, muscles, and organs. Therefore, we suggest that by keeping the spine in alignment as a child grows, a high level of wellness can be achieved. [Read more…]
A chiropractor can work wonders with a few short movements. Whether it be healing from an injury, maintaining optimal spinal health, or just ridding yourself of pesky back and neck pain, chiropractic care can soothe your ailments. Some of your lifestyle choices outside of the doctor’s office can influence the effectiveness of treatment. A few of these are exercise, quitting smoking, drinking enough water, and diet. The food we consume on a daily basis has a very large impact on our bodies and the thousands of underlying processes that go on inside it every day. In turn, our nutrition is a significant factor in our health. By incorporating certain foods into your diet, you can contribute to the health of your spine, and make your chiropractor very proud. [Read more…]
With as many as 4 out of 10 people experiencing sciatic nerve pain sometime in their lifetime, sciatica is a big deal. This pain can be disabling, exhausting, and aggravating. Quite simply, sciatica is the irritation or inflammation of the sciatic nerve, and the spinal nerve roots that feed into it. The sciatic nerve runs down the spine and branches into the legs. Sciatic nerve pain is a broad category, and there are a vast number of causes ranging from bulging discs, to osteoarthritis. Fortunately, just as there are many things that can contribute to this condition, there are also many things that can work with your pain management program. We’ve compiled a list of what you can start doing to treat your pain. [Read more…]
Do you deal with lower back pain at night? Are you losing sleep from back pain? Is it affecting your daily life? You are not alone. Lower back pain, if not managed correctly, can cause a significant loss of sleep. That loss of sleep, in return, can cause our body to have a harder time dealing with pain, limit healing, and actually cause more pain.
You may benefit from visiting your chiropractor for migraines if you’re one of the over 37 million Americans that experience the crippling effects of these headaches. Migraines cause over 250 million missed workdays a year, leading to the loss of billions of potential earnings. Jenny is one of the millions of migraine sufferers in the United States.
“Ouch!” Kyle exclaims out of pain.
“What’s wrong Kyle,” asks Sarah.
Kyle answers Sarah, “It’s my back again. Ever since I tweaked it playing football on Thanksgiving, I have been having some real pain.”
Does Kyle’s story resonate with you and your pain in the back? Well you are not alone. If you are experiencing leg pain, back pain, or neck pain, then you may need to check out a Chiropractic Wellness Program. Arrowhead Health Centers is here to help you find the wellness program that will set you back in place. Our Scottsdale location is a great place to put you on the right track. We believe that “when you put people first, people get healthy,” so you know you will always get the best of quality out of AHC.