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All About Chiropractic

What is a subluxation? A subluxation is a nerve disturbance effecting how the brain gets and sends messages from and to every single organ, tissue, cell, muscle, joint, ligament, etc in the body. Do I need chiropractic even if I … Continue reading

What is an adjustment?

A chiropractic adjustment is a carefully directed and controlled pressure applied to a spinal joint that is subluxated, or not moving properly. The chiropractic adjustment removes subluxations and restores motion to the joints, helping the bones of the spine gradually … Continue reading

Top Priority Healing

Did you know that your body heals what is most important first?  Occasionally we might make a mistake in establishing our priorities, but the body doesn’t.  If your painful shoulder or back is not responding as quickly as you would … Continue reading

Chiropractic and Fibromyalgia

Do you know anyone suffering from fibromyalgia?  Unbeknownst to many people, this debilitating condition can be well managed by chiropractic.  Imagine being tired all the time with burning pain, muscle spasm and tender “trigger” points.  Add to that the sensitivity … Continue reading

Shoulder, Arm, and Hand Problems

Chiropractors correct vertebral subluxations which cause spinal nerve stress.  Depending on which nerves are affected you may experience pain, tingling, tightness, weakness, pins-and-needles, or other symptoms in these body parts. Your brachial plexus is made up of nerves which come … Continue reading

Sciatica and Leg Pain

Do you know anyone in the Portland area that is suffering from sciatica or any other type of pain?  Try chiropractic! The sciatic nerve is the longest and largest in your body.  When it is inflamed, the condition is called … Continue reading

Sports and Athletics

Chiropractic can give your athletic endeavors an edge.  That’s why you’ll find chiropractors as “team doctors” for professional, college, high school, junior high, and elementary school football, basketball, baseball, ice hockey, rugby, and soccer teams. Chiropractors help keep athletes on … Continue reading

Accidents and Trauma, and the Importance of Chiropractic

If you have ever been in an accident or suffered a trauma you need to have your spine checked by a doctor of chiropractic.  Any subluxations (vertebrae out of place) created in your spine during the accident often remain in … Continue reading

Is your spine healthy?

Here are some easy ways to find out: Do the heels of your shoes wear out unevenly?  This may be due to uneven leg length or stress along the length of the spine. Are you able to take a satisfying … Continue reading

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