1. The Cost-effectiveness of Chiropractic Care

    The Cost-effectiveness of Chiropractic Care Have you ever considered seeing a chiropractor? There are tons of reasons why a person would answer "YES!" From overall general health to specific aches and pains, to an injury, millions of folks turn to chiropractors for pain relief, increased movement and strength, and overall healing. For some individuals, the price tag seems to hinder their decision …Read More

  2. How Chiropractic Helps Sports Performance

    How Chiropractic Helps Sports Performance In sports, performance is everything!!! Regardless of whether you’re a pro football player (Go Chiefs!) or a weekend warrior (my husband - Dr Jeff), your level of performance in your chosen athletic activity is what takes you to competitive heights. There are certain things that every athlete knows will make them stronger, faster, more flexible, and have…Read More

  3. How Chiropractic Helps Migraine Headaches

    How Chiropractic Helps Those That Suffer From Migraine Headaches If you’ve ever had a migraine you know that it’s more than just a headache. The debilitating pain can be accompanied by nausea and other symptoms – and it’s more common than you may think. Research shows that in every four American households, one person is a migraine sufferer. (interesting, huh?) In fact, 12 percent of the U…Read More

  4. 4 Benefits of Stretching for Chiropractic Patients

    4 Benefits of Stretching for Chiropractic Patients Most people stretch and hardly pay any attention to it. Throughout the day a person may stretch upon waking or after they’ve been sitting in the same position for a while. They might do some stretches before working out or as part of physical therapy. Stretching often makes us feel better but it might be surprising to discover that it is actuall…Read More

  5. Plantar Fasciitis Sufferers Gain Relief With Medical Massage

    Plantar Fasciitis Sufferers Gain Relief With Medical Massage One of the most difficult medical conditions to spell (Thank goodness for spell check!) is also one of the most common. Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. A person is afflicted with this medical condition when the tissue tears in the long ligament that runs along the bottom of the foot, called the plantar fascia lig…Read More

  6. Put the Oomph Back in Your Dancing with Chiropractic & Massage!

    Put the Oomph Back in Your Dancing with Chiropractic & Massage! Do you want to dance? Most people love hearing these words, and wholeheartedly jump to the dance floor to twist and shout with the best of them. (I'm a terrible dancer but really do enjoy it!) Some even take classes to learn to swing, tap, or ballroom dance. Others even train and compete. It's big fun, and provides social interact…Read More

  7. How Chiropractic Care & Massage Therapy Benefit Cheerleaders

    How Chiropractic Treatment  and Massage Therapy Benefit Cheerleaders This past week I had more cheerleader injuries in my office than ever before and that’s what inspired this blog post.  I have many patients that will see a young lady or man in a cheerleader uniform leave my office and ask why they would need to see a chiropractor.  I always start with saying contrary to the average portraya…Read More

  8. How Chiropractic Care Relieves Neck Pain in Overland Park

    How Chiropractic Care Relieves Neck Pain If you have pain in any part of your body, it can range from uncomfortable to downright debilitating. In the case of your neck, any degree of irritation can impede your ability to function. Because of this, it is important that you learn about how chiropractic relieves neck pain so that you can find the assistance you need. Your Chiropractic Care Visit When…Read More

  9. What Chiropractic Patients Should Know About Orthotics

    What You Should Know About Orthotics Although, we don't carry orthotics in our office, my chiropractic patients ask me daily if they are a good idea, so here are some thoughts on orthotics. It's good to have options. Individuals who suffer from a recurring medical condition, as well as those who experience an injury of one form or another, maintain the same overall goals: Manage the pain, find a …Read More

  10. What Chiropractic Patients Should Know About Whole Food Supplements vs. Synthetic

    We always eat our vegetables, drink our kale smoothies, and tear through a bag of fruit on a daily basis, right? Uh, sure, whatever. The truth is, most Americans are busy and make dubious dietary choices. Meat-heavy, overly processed, and skimpy on the vegetables is mostly what describes our meals. Some of us try to counterbalance our imperfect eating choices by taking vitamin supplements to help …Read More