Dry Needling and Acupuncture: Are they the same?

By |2018-01-20T00:55:45+00:00January 18th, 2018|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Pain|

Dry needling and acupuncture can be very helpful chiropractic tools. Dry needling is often administered WITH acupuncture during a routine acupuncture treatment. However, a full acupuncture treatment is not given when dry needling is only applied to a muscle. Acupuncture and dry needling, while using the same needles, are two very [...]

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Understanding Disc Bulges

By |2017-12-14T13:10:47+00:00December 13th, 2017|Acupuncture, Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Pain, Videos|

A pinched nerve, sciatica, carpal tunnel, nerve stinger, and herniated disc are all descriptions of a serious nerve condition that affects thousands of people each year.  This painful condition is often described as a tingling and burning sensation that radiates down the nerve of an extremity to the hands or feet.  Nerves are important [...]

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Common Chiropractic Questions

By |2017-11-21T12:37:04+00:00November 17th, 2017|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Disease|

The Random Questions We Receive The side of being a chiropractor that I really love is knowing that each day will bring something new.  Part of that comes from the more random questions we get asked.  So the staff and I decided to collect of few of these and share them with the rest [...]

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Eat This, Not That When You’re Sick

By |2017-11-06T18:24:55+00:00November 6th, 2017|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Pain, Recipes, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements|

What we eat has a major impact on our immune system. The intestinal system houses 70% of our immune system, so it’s no wonder that what we eat when we are under the weather influences our recovery time. Grandma’s recipe for chicken soup can definitely be helpful, but what if the last thing you [...]

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How to Fix Your Headache

By |2016-11-15T18:03:18+00:00October 4th, 2016|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Pain, Stress|

Are you one of the millions of Americans who suffer from headaches? What is the best way for you to make them go away? Do the old home remedies really work? Read on to find out how you can make tomorrow a better day! To start treating your headache, it's important to know what type [...]

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Chiropractic Care for Headaches

By |2017-02-24T13:21:17+00:00December 16th, 2015|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Stress|

If you are familiar with the pain of a headache, you are not alone in your suffering. Nine out of ten Americans experience headaches ranging from occasional to frequent. Some headaches are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. What is the correct response when suffering from a pounding headache? Do you [...]

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Addressing Knee and Foot Pain

By |2016-11-15T18:03:19+00:00July 31st, 2015|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Pain|

Most musculoskeletal conditions, aside from traumatic causes, are created by overuse. Conditions of the foot and knee are no different. We diagnose these conditions in western medicine with names like: plantar fasciitis, torn meniscus, arthritis, Achilles tendonitis, IT band syndrome, patella-femoral syndrome, bunions, and runner’s knee. These conditions are characterized by an overload mechanism combined [...]

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Is Acupuncture Right For Me?

By |2016-11-15T18:03:19+00:00April 20th, 2015|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Pain|

One of the favorite treatment options in our chiropractic office is acupuncture. Unfortunately, it is often the treatment method patients know the least about. We would like to unveil the mystery of a proven remedy for many of your current ailments as well as a key to maintaining good health. What Is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a [...]

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Migraines and Headaches – Part 2

By |2016-11-15T18:03:23+00:00July 9th, 2013|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Pain|

As a continuation of our previous blog post discussing migraines and headaches, we would like to explain our approach to treating migraines and headaches at [CORE] Chiropractic and Wellness Center. Here are our recommendations: 1. Chiropractic adjustments to remove the causative subluxations. 2. Active Release Technique® to reduce tight muscles of the neck and shoulders. [...]

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Migraines and Headaches

By |2016-11-15T18:03:23+00:00July 2nd, 2013|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Pain|

Have you ever had a headache? Headache or cephalalgia is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck. It can be a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and neck. The brain tissue itself is not sensitive to pain because it lacks pain receptors. Rather, the pain is caused [...]

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