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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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

1 April 2013

What are your choice’s when you have a health problem with your neck and low back?

By |April 1st, 2013|chiropractic|0 Comments

What are your choices when you have a health problem with your neck and low back? 1.  Schedule an appointment with a Medical Doctor at your local clinic for exams and medication: $450 2.  Go to the emergency room at the hospital: $3450 3.  Go to a Doctor of Chiropractic: $200 - treat and address the cause of your problem not just mask symptoms For the past 118 years Chiropractic has helped millions of people get healthy without drugs and surgery. A 7-Year study [...]

10 January 2012

Thermography and Chiropractic

By |January 10th, 2012|chiropractic, chiropractor|0 Comments

What is Thermography? Thermography is a safe, painless, and reliable test that measures the infrared heat emitted from the bodies' surface without the use of radiation.  The process is based on a precise analysis of the bodies' surface temperatureIn less than 15 seconds the Tytron can be used to find these areas of asymmetry as well as indicate areas that may be warm due to acute soft tissue damage. Colder regions may indicate long term chronic issues. The [...]