Monthly Archives: August 2014

How Heavy should my child’s backpack be?

Its that time of year, kids are going back to school and adding stress in a place you would not expect. A new study shows heavy backpacks place significant strain on children’s spines and may lead to back pain. Researchers … Continue reading

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Chiropractic Treatment for Carpal Tunnel

Many people seek a  chiropractorfor pain relief when they have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome occurs when the median nerve is pressed or squeezed at the wrist.  Your median nerve runs from your forearm to the palm of your hand and … Continue reading

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Chiropractic Treatment for Shin Splints

Shin splints are a common injury suffered most frequently by runners, dancers or individuals who are very active. Common symptoms of shin splints include throbbing pain or have recurring achiness in your shins. While they are most often seen in … Continue reading

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