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San Antonio, Texas 78231
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6 September 2016

I hate Chiropractors.. Patient Testimonial

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12 August 2016

Neck Pain and Chiropractic

By |August 12th, 2016|chiropractic, San Antonio Chiropractor|0 Comments

A pilot study published in the December 2005 scientific journal, Clinical Chiropractic, from the European association, The College of Chiropractors, showed that chiropractic helped subjects in the study with neck pain.  The study starts off by noting how common neck pain is by pointing out that more than 70% of people in the developed world will experience neck pain at some point in their lifetimes. In this pilot study, the 21 people who completed the [...]

8 August 2016

Infants and Chiropractic

By |August 8th, 2016|kids chiropractor|0 Comments

Why would a child have a spine and nervous system problem? Traumatic births. Learning to walk. Slips. Falls. The list is endless. Yet, because children have such an adaptive capacity, these problems are often brushed off as “growing pains” or just a “phase they’re going through”. “As the twig is bent, so grows the tree.” Many research projects show chiropractic care being helpful for colic, ear infections, erratic sleeping habits, bedwetting, scoliosis, “growing pains” and [...]

1 July 2016

Fibromyalgia and Chiropractic

By |July 1st, 2016|chiropractic, chiropractor, San Antonio Chiropractor|0 Comments

QUESTION: Is there any evidence suggesting that fibromyalgia can be caused by exposure to environmental toxins including moulds, asbestos, fibreglass and other airborne toxins? ANSWER: With fibromyalgia, a syndrome that combines pain, fatigue, anxiety, and depression, you have to separate “cause” from “trigger”.  New research suggests that this syndrome is caused by imbalances of chemicals and hormones in the nervous system that amplify sensation, making even a slight touch feel painful. In a recent study, [...]

1 July 2016

Childhood Ear Infections

By |July 1st, 2016|kids chiropractor|0 Comments

“My doctor prescribes antibiotics for ear infections, but my child still has recurrences.”  This frequently heard remark is stated by many parents each day.  Commonly, parents accept acute otitis media (ear infections) as a normal part of a young child’s life.  The truth, however, is that although common, there is nothing normal about it. Research shows that children may get ear infections as a result of improper drainage of the deep neck lymphatics.  Also many [...]

1 July 2016

Posture – Be Aware!

By |July 1st, 2016|posture|0 Comments

Being aware of your posture may teach you more about your health than you have ever imagined. Posture ranks right up at the top of the list when you are talking about good health.  It is important as eating right, exercising, getting a good night’s sleep and avoiding alcohol, drugs and tobacco.  Good posture is a way of doing things with more energy, less stress and fatigue.  Without good posture you really cannot be physically [...]

27 October 2015

Pura Vida Chiropractic – A San Antonio Chiropractor

By |October 27th, 2015|San Antonio Chiropractor|0 Comments

Have you ever wished for health care that improve your health without carrying all the negative side-effects of drugs and surgeries? Here at Pura Vida Chiropractic, we try to provide you with just that through the science of chiropractic. Finding a San Antonio Chiropractor The stress that modern life puts on a person's body is nothing to overlook. Living in a large and modern city like San Antonio is great, but it can also take its [...]

4 December 2014

Improving your Pregnancy with Chiropractic Care

By |December 4th, 2014|pregnancy chiropractor|0 Comments

Improving Your Pregnancy with Chiropractic Care Today's woman constantly juggles an incredible number of responsibilities: jobs, children, friendships, marriages, errands, appointments - the list is endless! You've got to be healthy just to keep up. Women have special health concerns during every phase of their lives; pregnancy is certainly one of the most important and complex phases. Although the changes women experience from pregnancy are natural, a little extra help is sometimes needed to cope [...]

17 November 2014

Understanding the Subluxation

By |November 17th, 2014|chiropractic|0 Comments

The Vertebral Subluxation is when one or more bones in your spine go out of alignment, putting pressure on the nerves as they exit the spine. Sub-lux-ation literally mean’s a state (-ation) of less (sub) energy (lux) in the body. These spinal nerves are the information roads that connect your brain to all cells, organs and system in your body. The vertebral subluxation over time decreases the function of the organs and cells of your [...]

18 August 2014

Asthma and Chiropractic

By |August 18th, 2014|chiropractic, health and well being|0 Comments

  Asthma is a chronic disease marked by inflammation and narrowing of the airways of the lungs, resulting in the symptoms of wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath and coughing. The effects of asthma can range from mild discomfort, to severe difficulty breathing, to death from respiratory failure in extreme cases.   More than 20 million Americans have asthma, including more than 6 million children under 18. Asthma is one of the most common chronic illnesses [...]