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ChiroThin

September 22, 2015 @ 6:32 pm
by calldrrandy
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What is ChiroThin and how does it work? The ChiroThin formula by ChiroNutraceutical is a natural dietary supplement. It contains a host of nutritional ingredients that are well known to aid in fatty acid transportation, fatty acid metabolism, blood sugar stabilization, increase in metabolism and detoxification. When combined with a healthy and specific amounts and blends of low glycemic index, anti-inflammatory foods, your body will be more efficient at converting stored fat into energy. In general, ChiroThin allows the body to more efficiently metabolize fat and use it as energy when an individual consumes less calories than they burn in [...]

Your Chiropractor Can Treat Your Sciatic Pain

August 26, 2015 @ 3:05 pm
by calldrrandy
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Sciatica is a condition that occurs when the sciatic nerve is somehow impeded from functioning properly.  The sciatic nerve begins in the back, in the pelvic area, and runs down both legs.  It is therefore responsible for the sensation in those areas, and as well functions to control the movement of the lower limbs.  People who suffer from sciatica experience a number of symptoms, which generally begins as pain in the lower back that radiates down one leg or the other, and which then progresses into leg numbness and even “foot drop” – or, the inability to lift or lower [...]

How Spinal Decompression Works

August 26, 2015 @ 3:02 pm
by calldrrandy
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Do you have Back Pain? Spinal decompression therapy creates a logarithmic ramp-up of negative pressure on the spine, holds it in this position for a short time, then releases it again. This computerized logarithmic action is specially designed to trick the nerves that would normally restrict the stretching of muscles and ligaments, allowing for the therapeutic effect to be focused directly on the disc. Other forms of treatment, such as physical therapy, traction, and chiropractic adjustments simply cannot bypass the nervous system’s normal protective response and therefore cannot create nearly the level of hydration in the discs. When in a [...]

Chiropractic Neck Adjustments Explained

August 10, 2015 @ 4:31 pm
by calldrrandy
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People go to the chiropractor for a multitude of reasons.  Although chiropractic is rooted in the spine, chiropractic care treats all parts of the body, and the neck is at the top of the list.  Studies show that ninety-five percent of all headaches are related to tension in the neck.  As well, the neck houses the atlas – or, the top vertebra – which is, in theory, the primary determinant of alignment/misalignment of vertebrae down the entirety of the spinal column.  For that reason, chiropractors must train to make special spinal adjustments in the neck, and because the atlas is [...]

Chiropractic Care for Headaches

August 10, 2015 @ 4:28 pm
by calldrrandy
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Sure, you know that if you have back pain or experience an injury to your back, it is likely you will at some point see a chiropractor.  But did you also know that chiropractors treat patients for a wide array of illnesses and other health conditions, including headaches?  As a matter of fact, chiropractic care is a great, all-natural way to treat this very common problem that affects approximately nine out of every ten people.  So, how is it that those spinal alignments performed by chiropractors can alleviate your chronic headache pain?  Read on to find out more about chiropractic [...]

Basics of Chiropractic Adjustment

August 10, 2015 @ 4:23 pm
by calldrrandy
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The prospect of seeing a chiropractor for the first time can cause some apprehensions, to say the least. However, that is usually only due to unfamiliarity with the functions of a chiropractor and the techniques a chiropractor uses to treat patients. Fortunately, chiropractic care is nothing to be scared of, and it could likely be just what you need to experience relief from your condition. Spinal manipulation, also called chiropractic adjustment, is a mystery to people who have never been to a chiropractor. But, being as how chiropractic adjustment is the cornerstone of chiropractic care, it is important that you [...]

5 Crucial Things You Should Know Before Choosing a Chiropractor

August 10, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
by calldrrandy
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There are many reasons people may choose to see a chiropractor, from asthma to back pain.  If you think that you might be able to benefit from chiropractic care, then you owe it to yourself to at least try out this effective treatment option.  There are a lot of chiropractors out there to choose from, and they are not all created equal.  Before you make that big decision, check out this list of five crucial things you should know before choosing a chiropractor. You deserve a free consultation.  Any reputable chiropractor will offer a free consultation.  Why?  Because consultations are [...]