There are many benefits of chiropractic care. In Charlotte NC people often find that a chiropractor can help with pain relief. While there are many short-term benefits of chiropractic care, many patients find that a chiropractor can help with injury prevention and overall wellness. Continue Reading...

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Chiropractic care or general practitioner care for your neck pain

Neck pain is the most common health problem condition that affects around 1/6 of men and 1/4 of women in the Netherlands. Neck pain problem is not life threatening but can cause much pain and stiffness and often result in using health care resources, absenteeism from work and disability to perform normal day-to-day activities and responsibilities. Continue Reading...

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Back pain and chiropractic care

In United States, back pain is the second leading reason people visit their physicians. It is also the most prevalent chronic medical problem, and the number one cause of long-term disability. Epidemiologic studies indicate an upward trend for back pain suffered by both men and women. This trend is likely to continue as the average age of the US population increases. Ten years ago that the expenditure for chronic back pain was estimated to $50 billion to $100 billion per year. This expense will increase every year. Continue Reading...

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Do you need relief from low back pain? If so, you may want to consider visiting a chiropractor in Charlotte NC. While a medical doctor can also treat low back pain, chiropractic care has been proven to alleviate all types of back pain. Additionally, chiropractic care relieves pain without the use of medications. This is just one of the reasons many patients prefer visiting a chiropractor for relief from low back pain. Continue Reading...

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Whether it’s pain management or other issues, local Charlotte NC chiropractors offer chiropractic care you can count on. Often people associate chiropractors with pain management, but their chiropractors can also help increase overall health. Whether it is for pain relief, or wellness, chiropractic care works best when treatment is consistent. It is also essential that patients visiting a chiropractor follow the treatment plan laid out by their ChiroCarolina® chiropractor. Chiropractors use many tools for pain management If you are visiting a chiropractor for pain, it may be because there is a misalignment of your spine. Unfortunately, these misalignments cause problems because the central nervous system is the center of all bodily functions—including healing. If a patient has any of these misalignments, they can interfere with their nervous system. This can hinder healing and recovery. Many patients find that after having a chiropractor straighten the misalignment they have less pain. Additionally, a chiropractor may use other tools like ultrasounds, hot and cold packs and even x-rays to evaluate the pain and determine the best treatment plan. Chiropractors work with other specialists to relieve pain Sometimes people are nervous about vising a chiropractor because they think it is an alternative to traditional medical care. However, often chiropractors work with other specialists to determine at treatment plan that can reduce a patient’s pain and help increase overall health. Because of the extensive training chiropractors have, they are able to help with pain management and they effectively help patients have relief from pain without medications. And, of course, if there is an issue that a chiropractor does not think they can effectively, or safely treat, they will refer the patient to another doctor. A chiropractor can relieve pain in all areas of the body Whether you are looking to relieve pain in your arm, head or your back, a chiropractor can help. Treatment often depends on the underlying cause. For example, with back pain, specific adjustment is often needed in order to experience pain relief. Alternatively, if a patient is experiencing neck or arm pain, a chiropractor may adjust the spine and use some physiotherapy to help with pain relief. Often the physiotherapy includes traction and neuromuscular electrical stimulation. While the chiropractic adjustments can help restore normal motion, the physiotherapy alleviates muscle spasms and tightness. Chiropractors at ChiroCarolina® in Charlotte NC customize a treatment plan to make sure that each patient receives the individual care they need. Often, if someone has frequent headaches, a chiropractor may offer gentle cervical spine manipulation and they may also offer neuromuscular electrical stimulation, myofascial work, and, even physiotherapy. Have you had an accident or head injury, a chiropractor can help relieve pain. The doctors at ChiroCarolina® will provide chiropractic care you can count on by using gentle adjustments to help increase mobility. When chiropractic care is combined with rest to increase healing, injured patients will experience relief. Often a chiropractor will recommend that a patient do some exercise and stretching at home to help quicken recovery—they will give specific guidelines on what to do and how often. ChiroCarolina® in Charlotte NC is chiropractic care you can count on. Contact them today to make an appointment to find out how they can help relieve pain and promote overall health through chiropractic care you can count on! Continue Reading...

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May 11, 2012 – Do you often feel exhausted? Are you getting sick more often than usual? Is your body aching despite all the massages you had? This could be your body telling you that it needs a break from all the toxins you are taking in and all the stress you are going through. To help chiropractic patients towards holistic healing, ChiroCarolina® is now offering a Nutritional/Weight Loss Program for their chiropractic patients. In this program, participants will be introduced to body purification or detoxification. During this process, a person will need to change his/her diet by eating healthier food and beverage choices instead of processed food. A person will also be advised to take in food supplements, limit stress and have a regular exercise routine. While going through this program, toxins that are externally and internally exposed to a person are expelled from the body; hence the term body “purification.” This is good for patients who are having chiropractic treatments since the body will heal in the muscular level and the cellular level, making it a holistic approach to wellness. For more information on chiropractic care, weight loss and nutrition, visit their Nutritional/Weight Loss page at https://chirocarolinacharlotte.com/why-consult-us/nutritionalweight-loss-program. Continue Reading...

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In the United States, back pain has become a prevalent health problem for a large percentage of the population. Billions of dollars are spent every year for treatment; employers and employees are also losing money because of loss of productivity. For back pain relief, those who suffer this common condition usually try the usual pain medications but many of them are not satisfied with the results. Some may even fears about possible adverse effects. Fortunately, a growing number of patients with back pain are now trying complementary and alternative medical therapies. A recent study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine look at the effectiveness, safety and cost of spinal manipulation, massage and acupunture. Continue Reading...

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A herniated disc is when there is a problem one of the discs between vertebras that make your spine. The discs serve as rubbery cushions and the vertebrae are individual bones; the spinal disc has been described as a jelly donut with a soft center that has a tough exterior surrounding it. When this disc slips or ruptures and pushes through a crack in the vertebra, it is called a herniated disc. Unfortunately, a herniated disk can also cause problems with nearby nerves and can cause pain, as well as numbness and weakness in an arm or leg. It is typical for a herniated disc to cause a lot of pain for some people, and literally no symptoms for others. Continue Reading...

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Have you been in an auto accident in Charlotte NC? Did you have to go the hospital or visit your primary car physician? Did they send you home with prescription pain reliever, or tips for home care? If so, you may benefit from chiropractic care. You are likely to experience relief from your pain through medication, but chiropractic care at ChiroCarolina® can help you determine the cause of your pain, and offer long-term pain relief. Continue Reading...

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Sciatic pain can be painful, but a Charlotte NC chiropractor may be able to help! ChiroCarolina® offers chiropractic treatment for sciatic pain, which often starts in the lower back or buttock and moves into one or both legs. The pain from a sciatic nerve can vary in intensity and frequency. Pain can be minimal and infrequent, or severe and constant. Often, sciatic pain is described as dull, achy, sharp, pins and needles or like electric shock. Sometimes people report feeling burning, numbness or even tingling. Often people mistakenly refer to sciatic as a disorder, when in fact; it is a symptom of another disorder. Continue Reading...

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