Chiropractic: Disease-Prevention, Not Symptom-Prevention

Chiropractic: Disease-Prevention, Not Symptom-Prevention

Chiropractic is a holistic approach to health, as chiropractors have helped millions avoid disease and major surgeries without the use of drugs for over a century.  The message chiropractors herald is that one must take a proactive approach to their body and make smart health choices to achieve long-term wellness.  They have trusted this method…

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Disc Problems

What is a Disc?Discs are shock-absorbing rings of fibrocartilage that separate the bony vertebral bodies while allowing movement at each spinal level and enough room for the major spinal nerves to exit from the spinal canal and travel to the limbs. Discs are firmly attached to the vertebrae (bones), above and below. The ring around…

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Summer Headaches & Migraines

According to a recent Harvard University Study, mind-numbing headaches are more likely to strike as the mercury rises and for headache sufferers, the unpredictability of summer weather can do more than ruin outdoor plans – it can trigger debilitating headaches and migraines. Heat can lead to migraines for a variety of reasons, the primary being…

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Healing is a marathon, not a sprint.

Time and consistency are key aspects of chiropractic and how it helps patients with headaches,back and neck pain in Fort Collins.  These are the main findings of a study published in the August 21, 2008 edition of the scientific journal, The Journal ofVertebral Subluxation Research. In the past, chiropractic critics and major insurance companies have…

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Don’t let a cramp in the leg Cramp your stlye!

These perfect summer days are meant to be lived to the fullest.  But have you ever experienced a sudden cramp or “charlie horse” while you are out enjoying your day?  These spasms can range from mild to severe, and as a Fort Collins Sports Chiropractor I can teach you the things to do to help…

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Chiropractic and Golf Performance: It’s not just for back and shoulder pain anymore!

Have you smelled it yet, the fresh cut fairways covered in dew.  Well I have, and many of my patients have too and are asking me how they can improve their golf games.  One word… Chiropractic!  Going to see your Fort Collins Chiropractor improves your golf game on so many levels.  Yes eliminating low back…

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Shoulder Injury Treatment: A Conservative Approach

The shoulder is labyrinth of tendons, muscles, nerves, and circulatory components. The most infamous injury of the shoulder is injury to the rotator cuff. There are only 4 muscles that attach your shoulder blade (scapula) to the upper part of your arm (the humerus). These 4 rotator cuff muscles are the supraspintaus, the infraspinatus, the…

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2012 Olympics: Usain Bolt, The Worlds Fastest Man, uses Chiropractic to stay a step ahead of the competition

The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, says he is convinced his defense of the 100m title could trigger one of the fastest races ever, and that chiropractic care has been a component of his training secrets. He a five-time World and three-time Olympic medalist. He is the world record and Olympic record holder in the…

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