Category Archives: Headaches

Can a chiropractic adjustment help with Headaches?

If you have a headache, you’re not alone. Nine out of 10 Americans suffer from headaches. Some are occasional, some frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. What do you do when you suffer from … Continue reading

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Headaches, be gone.

Something that a lot of patients experience, but sometimes forget to mention is the amount of headaches that they deal with on a weekly, or daily basis. A chiropractic adjustment is a simple and almost immediate fix to many headaches. Most … Continue reading

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What is the Best Type of Mattress for Sleeping?

When buying a new mattress what specifics are you looking for? Well, if you’re suffering from back pain it should probably be the level of firmness. Studies have shown that medium to firm mattresses decrease chronic back pain more so … Continue reading

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Nutrition in an Emergency

What do you choose when you are out for dinner with friends or family? What can you do to overcome the cravings when you are around all of those tempting options? Below we have some options and ideas listed from Casie, … Continue reading

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Suffering from an Injury this Summer?

Coming into summer a lot of people are getting outside and being more active. This can lead  to a variety of sports related injuries whether your out playing basketball in the driveway, or just chasing a toddler around the park. … Continue reading

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What is the Chiropractor looking for?

Many of you have heard the term subluxation from us at West End Chiropractic but what does it actually mean? A subluxation takes place when a vertebrae moves out of position and puts pressure on spinal nerves. These nerves, which exit … Continue reading

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Essential Oils and your Skin

Essential oils are great option for skin care needs because they are natural with little to no side effects, and because of their chemical makeup, they easily absorbed by our skin so you are able to get the most benefits … Continue reading

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7 Reasons Why Chiropractic is the Best Treatment for Auto Injuries

Chiropractic Reduces Inflammation During an auto collision, the ligaments and muscles that make up your spine can be stretched or experience micro-tears. X-rays or MRI scans usually aren’t sophisticated enough to diagnose these kinds of injuries, but this tissue damage causes the area … Continue reading

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The Power of Peppermint

Peppermint is more than just a flavor for candy around the holiday season. In fact, Peppermint can be used in a variety of ways to improve health and well-being. Below are just a few different ways that peppermint can help … Continue reading

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What is Flexion Distraction?

Flexion Distraction is another table used by chiropractors. It is made of different “parts” that can be adjusted for a specific build, or for a specific need. When using the the flexion distraction table your chiropractor will apply light pressure … Continue reading

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