Chiropractic Care

Can School-Age Children Benefit from Chiropractic?

By |2017-08-07T13:09:40+00:00August 4th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Sports Injuries, Vitamins and Supplements|

Chiropractic for adults simply makes sense. As adults we work 40+ hours per week and then come home to do more work. If we have some free time as adults, we go and work out and stress our bodies even more. So chiropractic to reduce joint pain, improve soft-tissue function, and allow us to [...]

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Using Your Desk as a Gym

By |2017-08-02T11:41:06+00:00July 22nd, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Pain, Stress, Videos, Vitamins and Supplements|

If you’re like most Americans, you may spend hours every day sitting. You may sit at a desk, in a car, on a couch, or at a kitchen table any of which can cause harmful damage. Sitting appears to be minimally exertive but through our inactivity we are activating many muscles. Even those who [...]

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How The Mid-Back Causes Low-Back and Neck Pain

By |2017-07-10T16:37:26+00:00July 10th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Pain|

Computers have definitely led to an increase in workplace efficiency. However, they have also had a major impact on American workers' long-term health and well being. American office workers are some of the most focused and hardest working employees in the world but the long sedentary hours are taking a toll. Even as future [...]

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The Top 10 Supplements & Top 5 Essential Oils

By |2017-06-23T12:48:36+00:00June 23rd, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Disease, Pain, Sleep, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements|

It's Patient Appreciation Week! We're celebrating the 13th anniversary of our Roanoke, Virginia chiropractic practice this month, and we're looking forward to starting our 14th year with the healthiest patients we've ever had. We invite you to enjoy 15% off all of our supplements, pillows, essential oils and diffusers, and foam rollers through July [...]

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13 Things We’ve Learned in 13 Years of Practice

By |2017-06-12T13:19:34+00:00June 11th, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Sports Injuries, Vitamins and Supplements|

I just returned from a new certification class in Italy where I was fortunate to learn a new twist on the soft-tissue technique that I have used in practice the past 13 years, Active Release Technique. This class was refreshing and challenging. It is a good feeling to know there are still innovations in [...]

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The Most Important Muscle For Your Hips and Knees

By |2017-05-21T20:24:38+00:00May 21st, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Pain, Sports Injuries|

I was asked today “As a chiropractor, do you treat hips?” This is not the first time that I have been asked this question, not the first time this week even. But yes, chiropractors treat hip problems. We also treat knee, ankle, and foot problems. We might have different approaches, techniques, and tools to [...]

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Don’t Stretch Your Hamstrings

By |2017-04-07T05:28:42+00:00April 7th, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Sports Injuries|

  A recent Facebook post of ours gathered a lot of attention.  The article “Stop Stretching Your Hamstrings.” was posted on March 23rd on the [Core] Chiropractic Facebook page detailing the dangers of stretching your hamstrings and why you should stop. I want to expand upon that article to help continue the conversation and [...]

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Allergies and Gardening

By |2017-03-21T16:01:11+00:00March 21st, 2017|Allergies, Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Vitamins and Supplements|

The long dark days of winter are slowly being replaced by the sunshine, warmth, and beauty of spring. While this seasonal shift is a welcome change for most people, those suffering from allergies gear up for a fight. Seasonal allergies are one of the most rapidly growing health concerns today, affecting 50 million people [...]

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Preventing Tomorrow’s Injury Today

By |2017-03-07T17:41:53+00:00March 6th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Recipes, Uncategorized|

  What if you could prevent your next injury?  The injury that is going to keep you from working for a few days.  Or the one that disrupts your next vacation.  Perhaps the injury that keeps you from running the race that you have been training on for months.  What if you could prevent [...]

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Keeping That Spark Alive

By |2017-02-14T17:11:50+00:00February 12th, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Vitamins and Supplements|

In February many people are thinking about love and romance.  Valentine's Day can be a special time with your spouse or loved one where we focus on the person that brings us the most joy in life. Now, let me give you something to think about. Is it possible that our daily health choices [...]

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