Fall sports are in full swing and that means your child could be suffering from some aches and pains. More frequently parents and coaches are turning to chiropractors to heal and prevent injuries to student athletes.
Chiropractor Dr. Richard Schwartz joins us with a look at how chiropractors are helping athletes from little league to the big leagues.
According to Dr. Schwartz , patients can can start receiving chiropractic services from birth. Dr. Schwartz specializes in teen concussion syndrome
There are at least 30 million athletes across the country who experience injuries to their necks, backs, knees and more.
Horsham , Pa. (WOOD) Many people
head to a chiropractor when they need help with the aches and pains of daily living. But chiropractic care and acupuncture can also assist with scoliosis, disc bulges, seizures, and more. Dr. Richard Schwartz of Advanced Chiropractic and Wellness Center is a different type of chiropractor because his practice gives everyone a specific scientific prescription adjustment.
Advanced Chiropractic and Wellness center has a team of doctors and staff members that can help guide patients through the process. Along with chiropractic care, they also offer massage, medical weight loss program, holistic medical care.
Dr. Schwartz participates with many health insurance programs, but the services are very affordable if you’re not covered.
Advanced Chiropractic and Wellness Center is located at 701 Limekiln Pike in Ambler, PA . You can call them at (215) 283-2844 orvisit their… Continue reading
After suffering a stroke, survivors are able to walk but can have moderate to severe restricted mobility. A marked level of progress has been measured through physical therapist-assisted training especially when compared to that of robotic device assisted training. This is as according to an article published in the medical journal called, “Stroke.”
Which Is Better? Physical Therapy Or Robotic Assistance?
A leading doctor stated in an American Heart Association news release that they wanted to determine whether robotic devices, that guide limbs in symmetrical walking patterns, would enhance a greater improvement in walking symmetry and speed against that of traditional physical therapy.
Various stroke patients who had experienced partial paralysis on one side of the body for a period of more than six months, were monitored at a rehabilitation institute by the doctor and colleagues. The 48 patients partook… Continue reading
A “No Crack” Approach
Many people have a preconceived idea of what chiropractic care is all about. But, they may be surprised to know that chiropractors often use alternative techniques to help relieve pain. Many of our patients prefer a “No Crack” approach. This is a gentle form of chiropractic therapy that includes moist heat, massage therapy, stretching, neuromuscular stimulation, hydrotherapy and more.
At Advanced Chiropractic and Wellness Center, we use modern day technology to stimulate deep muscles to relax and take pressure off the nervous system. In addition we use manual therapy, massage therapy, nutrition, traction, exercise, and education on lifestyle changes to help you achieve your best results.
Chiropractic treatments have been around for over 3000 years. Roughly 22 million Americans see a chiropractor each year. About 7.7 million of these individuals are seeking relief from back pain which may result from accidents, sports, muscle strains, or work related incidents. Other issues include pain in the neck, legs, arms, and headaches. Chiropractic treatment can help with many of these issues, helping to relieve the pain and allow a person to function as normal.
Chiropractic treatment manipulates the spine to make sure it is back in alignment, lessening the pain one feels. Most often with back pain treatment it will take time for the muscles to relax again meaning one can still feel pain after being adjusted; however, as long as one does non-strenuous exercises to help the back remain in alignment the pain will lessen over the next… Continue reading
The joints connect with tissues that work with the muscles and bones. The joints connect with tissues to conjunction bones and enforce these two bones to move. In short, joints are articulates that rest between “two bone” planes and provides us stability, movement, and controls this range of movement. (ROM)
The joints have liners known as synovium. These liners are the inner joint surfaces that secrete fluids, such as synovial and antibodies. Antibodies and synovial reduce the friction of these joints whilst working in conjunction with the cartilages.
Picture, imaging reaching up to one side of your body, while the other side of your body bends. At this time, pleats start to unfold on the opposing side of the body, which suppresses the fluids known as synovial and antibodies.
Facet joints cause this reaction to occur… Continue reading