3 Reasons To Visit A Chiropractor While Pregnant

If you are experiencing any type of pain in your back area during pregnancy, going to the chiropractor can help you out a great deal. This article will discuss 3 specific reasons to visit a chiropractor while you are pregnant.  You Will Receive Specialized Care During Your Pregnancy  If you are worried about visiting a chiropractor for back pain during your pregnancy, you shouldn't be. Each chiropractor has been trained and certified to treat pregnant women as part of their schooling. Read More 

Spinal Treatment To Relieve Whiplash Pain

You were in a minor car accident a few days ago and now you can barely move your neck. You have intense headaches and pain in your shoulders. These are the symptoms of a typical whiplash injury. Your local chiropractor can work with your spine to relieve the pain and speed along the healing. Here is what caused the delayed symptoms and how your chiropractor can help. Whiplash and Delayed Pain Read More 

Should You Have LASIK Or PRK Surgery?

If you're considering laser-based eye surgery to correct your vision, the two primary surgical options your eye doctor is likely to suggest are LASIK (laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis) and PRK (photorefractive keratectomy). Each surgery has its pros and cons, so you should spend some time weighing your options before making your decision. PRK Overview: PRK involves using a laser to reshape the cornea. Unlike other laser-eye surgeries, like LASIK, which creates a flap in the cornea before reshaping it, PRK removes the entire outer layer of the cornea. Read More 

Carotid Artery Disease: 3 Ways You Can Lower Your Risk for Stroke

Carotid artery disease causes narrowing in the carotid arteries, which are located in the neck. Carotid artery disease is especially worrisome because there usually aren't any symptoms associated with the condition until there is a major problem. Many people don't even realize they have a problem until they have a stroke or major event that cuts blood flow off from part of the brain. The damage done during these events can be devastating and permanent. Read More 

Unique And Innovative Ways To Treat An Opioid Addiction

When you suffer from an addiction or substance abuse problem and the substance in question is an opioid (or opiate), it can be quite difficult to overcome that addiction and regain control of your life. However, with the recent surge in opioid abuse and addiction problems, there are also new innovations in the ways medical professionals and counselors try to treat this addiction. For you, this means that there will be more of a chance that you find an opioid-specific substance abuse treatment that works for you and that can get you on the right track as far as recovery and rehabilitation go. Read More