Category Archives: Adjustments

Chiropractic cures the common cold? How to remain healthy during cold and flu season with chiropractic adjustments.

Young woman having flu and blowing her nose at handkerchief

Sniffling, sneezing, feverish, and hurting all over? Yup, welcome to flu season again, that lovely period every winter when the cold, rainy weather seems to bring out the worst in our health. Whether it’s just feeling like you’re fighting something off, a nagging cold, or the full on flu has you bedridden, it’s no fun…

Off the Top of My Head: Simple Q & A.

Your posture is directly related to your health. Don’t believe me? Take a look. Just spend the next few days observing people 50 years and over. Notice their posture and then notice how healthy they look.

Why Do Chiropractors Want To Get Adjusted Even If They Have No Pain?

Great question. Please take this quiz to discover the reasons. (good luck) Q: With increased motion are muscles around the joint: longer and more flexible or shorter and tighter? A: longer and more flexible Q: Muscles that are longer contract more effectively and efficiently and thus are stronger? True or False A: True Q: With…

The Chiropractic Question

Chiropractic is an often misunderstood profession. There are so many public misconceptions, that they are just accepted versus explored. At a seminar the other day the instructor asked all the chiropractor’s if they would get an adjustment EVEN if they were pain free, and 100% said yes! The instructor also said, “if the public knew…

Chiropractic Even Without Pain?

So a few weekends ago I was attending a seminar for chiropractors and the speaker asked all the attendees if they would want to get adjusted if they were pain free. Every chiropractor immediately responded YES! I was not surprised by this one bit. The speaker went on to say that most people in the…

Weak, Thin Bones (Osteoporosis)?

10 million Americans have osteoporosis and 34 million more have low bone mass, called osteopenia, according to the National Osteoporosis Foundation. Bones are NOT dead sticks holding you up. Bones continually change throughout your life, with some bone cells dissolving and new bone cells growing back in a process called remodeling. With this lifelong turnover…

What Is the “Popping” Sound from a Chiropractic Adjustment?

What is that “popping” sound? Many people are unfamiliar with the mechanism of the popping sound that occurs during a chiropractic adjustment. Some people are actually scared or nervous thinking that it is causing harm or that it well hurt or it is just “gross”. I have actually had people ask if the bone was breaking. The answer of course is a resounding no! Otherwise I wouldn’t have any patients.

Is It Out?

Probably the biggest misunderstanding about Chiropractic and is that the bones are out of place and being adjusted back into place. Allow me to clarify.