1. 6 Common Risk Factors for Sciatic Nerve Pain

    Welcome back to the Adjust Your Health Chiropractic blog. Sciatic nerve pain is a common condition affecting people of all ages and from all walks of life. In fact, about 5-10 percent of people suffering from lower back pain have sciatica syndrome. Some of the most common causes of sciatica pain include trauma to the spine, overuse, degenerative conditions, and pregnancy. Along with these common c…Read More

  2. 5 Common Causes of Sciatica

    Sciatic nerve pain is a common condition affecting many people. In fact, one study shows that for many patients who have lower back pain, about 5-10 percent suffer from sciatica. In our recent blog posts, we have spent some time exploring sciatica and how patients can find sciatica relief at home with self-care techniques in conjunction with the gentle (no twist) chiropractic care they receive at …Read More

  3. 3 Self-Care Methods to Relieve and Prevent Sciatic Pain, Part 2

    Sciatica pain can range from a mild, nagging ache to excruciating pain that can limit your ability to do the things you enjoy most. There are, however, steps you can take to prevent sciatic pain, which we began exploring in our last post. Gentle (no twist) chiropractic care, massage, and electroacupuncture individually and collaboratively provide a safe and effective alternative to simply masking …Read More

  4. 3 Self-Care Methods to Prevent Sciatic Pain, Part 1

    Sciatica is a common type of lower back pain that will affect as many as 40 percent of people in the United State at some point in their lives. If you joined us for our recent post, you learned all about sciatica, its causes, risk factors, common symptoms, and non-surgical treatments for relieving and preventing sciatic pain. Along with receiving gentle (no twist) chiropractic treatments, massage …Read More

  5. What Is Sciatica?

    Sciatica is a common type of pain caused by irritation or pressure on the sciatic nerve. According to Harvard Health, as many as 40 percent of people may experience sciatic pain at some point in their life. Sciatic pain originates in the lower back where the bilateral sciatic nerves — the largest and longest nerves in the body (about as the thick as your pinky finger) — are located. The sciati…Read More

  6. What Chiropractic Patients Want To Know About Fitness Trackers

    Exercise is usually a great compliment to chiropractic treatment. In fact, many chiropractors recommend regular exercise to their patients. It helps with pain management and speeds healing while also giving your mood a healthy, natural boost. Fitness trackers are a popular workout tool that helps people set fitness goals, track their progress, and get healthier. How can they help chiropractic pati…Read More

  7. How Chiropractic Helps A Bulging Disc

    How Chiropractic Helps A Bulging Disc Bulging disc is often thought of as a normal part of the aging process. It causes pain and decreases mobility. Athletes and people who have jobs that are very physical are often prone to bulging discs and other disc problems. Smoking tobacco can also be a contributing factor in spinal discs deteriorating and weakening. Chiropractic has been proven to be an eff…Read More

  8. Injured at Work? How Chiropractic & Massage Can Help!

    Injured at Work? How Chiropractic & Massage Can Help! In 2014, there were 2.8 million occupational injuries. These injuries crossed all industries, but 75 percent were in those that provided a service. These injuries can lead to time lost at work, a decrease in production, depression, and temporary (or permanent) disability. These injuries can be caused by slip and fall, vehicle collisions, e…Read More

  9. How Posture Affects Your Health

    How Posture Affects Your Health Your mother always said don’t slouch—turns out she was right. And she has science to back it up. Your posture can have a profound effect on your health. Walking or sitting with a hunched back has been linked to a variety of health issues. What’s more, poor posture can cause your body’s structure to change, leading to misalignment. While everyone slips a bit …Read More

  10. How Chiropractic Can Help Make 65 the new 45!

    How Chiropractic Benefits Patients Over 65 The aging process can usher in a variety of conditions and health issues! (Uh) Chronic pain, arthritis, loss of mobility, and other issues can occur as a person gets older, but since 65 is the new 45, many patients are finding that chiropractic provides some great benefits to keep them moving and shaking! Better Range of Motion Regular (and very gentle) c…Read More