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Is it more than just a pulled back muscle?

There are many different causes of low back pain. Sometimes we lift something that is too heavy and we strain our low back muscles. This can cause severe pain and lack of movement. The pain can even travel down the buttocks into the legs with a severe strain. For this scenario rest is definitely needed [ read more » ]

Cupping, the gateway to pain relief!

Cupping is an ancient therapy that has been around for ages.  It appeared in Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic drawings, and in Ancient Chinese Medicine, around 280 BC. Cupping has been practiced as a therapeutic treatment in almost every culture in the world ranging from Europe, to Asia and Africa. Cupping is a safe therapy that focuses [ read more » ]

Acupuncture for Forearm Pain Relief

Are your forearms tight and sore from typing all day? Do you have pain and numbness in your hands and fingers because you work with your hands constantly? If so, did you know Acupuncture is an effective treatment that can provide you with relief. Forearm pain and tightness is common today because we do a [ read more » ]

The Cupping Detox

Cupping therapy is an effective method to help rid the body of unwanted toxins. When we stress our muscles and tissues to their limits through repetitive motions, bad posture and stress, toxins begin to build and can cause pain such as tightness and soreness. Cupping therapy will help release these trapped toxins through the action [ read more » ]

Corticosteroids & Bone Density: Are Bisphosphonate Medications Helpful?

Autoimmune rheumatic diseases are often accompanied by long-term use of high dose corticosteroids. Through the suppression of osteoblasts (bone-building cells) and an increase in bone degradation, bone loss occurs shortly after commencing treatment. Bisphosphonates (ex. Actonel, Fosamax) are one family of medications used to prevent corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis.1 Bisphosphonates exert their benefits by incorporating into new [ read more » ]

Do you suffer from headaches? Chiropractic can help get rid of them!

Headaches are very common in our society today. Basically, a headache is a form of inflammation in the head. There are many different types and causes of headaches. The tension headache which occur due to tension in the muscles of the neck and shoulders is one of the more popular ones today. This form of [ read more » ]

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