Beyond Neck Pain: How Whiplash Affects Your Whole Body

If you’ve ever been in an auto accident, there’s a good chance you’ve suffered whiplash to some degree. Even a minor fender bender where the airbags don’t deploy is enough to cause rapid extension of the neck, resulting in whiplash. And while your neck stiffness and soreness may fade
Continue Reading →

Heading Off Seasonal Depression with the Help of Chiropractic

If you experience seasonal depression, you know it’s more than just the winter blues. The consistent feeling of being down, combined with a lack of interest in the things you usually love, can be devastating. You dread the coming winter because you know what’s going to happen, and it
Continue Reading →

Osteoarthritis vs. Rheumatoid Arthritis and How They Affect Spine Health

Often, the term “arthritis” is used as a catch-all. People generally associate it with any sort of joint pain or stiffness. It’s important to understand that within this general umbrella term, there are actually different types of arthritis. Just like there’s a difference between the
Continue Reading →

Seek Chiropractic for Relief from Seasonal Joint Pain

It’s people’s natural tendency to blame the weather for a wide range of health problems. Sinus headaches, sluggishness, even gastrointestinal distress – they all seem to “flare up” under certain weather conditions. In fact, one of the most common instances is when people attribute joi
Continue Reading →

More Than a ‘Back Crack’: Demystifying Chiropractic Adjustments

If you’ve never been to a chiropractor before, the prospect of going to one might be a bit scary. Won’t your back make lots of noises during chiropractic adjustments – cracks, pops, that kind of thing? Hearing your spine and neck make the same sound your knuckles do when you crack the
Continue Reading →

Healthy Approaches to Living with Spinal Osteoarthritis

Millions of Americans suffer from the pain and discomfort of spinal osteoarthritis. This degenerative condition results in the weakening of cartilage in the spine. This is problematic because the spinal column plays a critical role in your overall health. Bone spurs develop to compens
Continue Reading →
Neck pain - Seattle Chiropractor

How to Keep the Symptoms of Text Neck from Ruining Your Workday

Suffering from text neck?! Soreness and stiffness in the upper back and neck are familiar feelings for many Americans. Maybe you work too many hours hunched over a laptop? Possibly you spend a lot of time on your phone? The fact is, technology often involves looking down for sustained
Continue Reading →
Natural allergy treatment by Seattle chiropractor

Get Ready for Allergy Season with a Visit to Your Chiropractor

Get Ready for Allergy Season with a Visit to Your Chiropractor You can’t wait for spring. Enough of this snow, sleet, hail, and freezing temps. It’s time for blooming flowers and sunshine! But while we all love the warmth and renewal that comes with spring, it does have one drawback:
Continue Reading →
Sport injury rehabilitation and recovery by Seattle chiropractor

Treating Sports Injuries and Pain for Optimal Athlete Rehabilitation

With spring and summer just around the corner, people are excited to get outdoors again and play their favorite sports. For many, the upcoming season may just be their first one back after limping away last season with a sport injury. Now, after a winter of athletic rehabilitation, th
Continue Reading →

Talk to a Chiropractor about Chronic Back Pain, Not the Internet

See a Chiropractor for Chronic Back Pain, not WebMD! If you feel a tweak or a bit of pain in your back, it’s easy to ignore it. After all, this fleeting, minor problem will probably resolve itself, right? But if it persists after a day or two, you might start to worry. What if it’s a
Continue Reading →