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 Improve Posture

    How Chiropractic Helps Improve Posture Your mother always told you to stand up straight – and she was right! Good posture is VERY important. It is good for your health, your mood, and even how you are perceived by others. Good posture can help you stave off age related conditions and allow your vital organs plenty of room to do their job correctly. A Word about Posture Sometimes things can happe…Read More

  3. 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

  4. The Effects Of Mobile Device Usage On The Spine

    How Mobile Devices are Wrecking Our Spines Nearly everyone has a smartphone or mobile device these days, and while there is some merit to this technology by keeping us more connected – at least virtually – it is wreaking havoc on our bodies. When you look at the posture that people assume when texting, reading email, or browsing social media while on their mobile device or smartphone, you will…Read More

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. What Chiropractic Patients Need to Know About Sitting at Work

    What Chiropractic Patients Need to Know About Sitting at Work It's no big secret that exercise is good for you. Many articles and books have been written and studies completed on the subject of physical fitness. However, lately it's been discussed as to whether that five mile run or spin class is really enough. Is our work environment undoing any positive effort we put into staying healthy? The sh…Read More

  8. The How’s and Why’s of Sciatica and Chiropractic

    Helping You With Your Sciatic Nerve Pain The scientific proof of the effectiveness of chiropractic adjustments on sciatic nerve pain is becoming difficult to argue with. Spine health doctors, chiropractors and other health experts can all attest to the benefits that chiropractic care delivers to those who suffer from sciatica. But many still question "how?" To fully answer that question, we must f…Read More

  9. Myths About Sciatica

    At our chiropractic clinic in Leawood, our front desk associates hear the complaint "my sciatica is acting up" quite often when patients are asked what about the reason for their visit. It may produce a giggle or two from those who are too young or too fortunate to understand; but those who suffer from sciatica nerve pain know all too well just what that means. Unfortunately, many people believe t…Read More

  10. Making Your Chiropractic Adjustment Last

    How You Can Experience Longer and Better Results With Your Chiropractic Care In Leawood  On their own, singular chiropractic adjustments are temporary by nature. When spinal manipulation is performed, it alleviates immediate pressure; but for that adjustment to hold on a long-term basis, additional care must be taken. To be able to experience optimum results that are long-lasting, it is imperativ…Read More