Anyone who has experienced the jolt of pain doing something mundane like tying their shoes or pulling weeds understands how debilitating lower back pain can be. Once it happens, it can become a chronic problem that prevents you from enjoying life.
Ergonomics is sometimes overlooked when you think of hazards in the workplace. That’s because injuries caused by poor ergonomics are not as obvious as injuries from slips, falls or dangerous chemicals. But ergonomic injuries can be just as detrimental in the workplace if the hazards that cause them are left unchecked.
If you struggle with back pain, you’re not alone. It’s the No. 1 reason people visit a chiropractor, and one of the most common things we write about!
When your mom constantly reminded you to stand up straight — she wasn’t being annoying, she was looking out for your future! Having good posture not only makes you look good on the outside, but has benefits internally as well.
Have you ever considered taking your child to see a chiropractor? At first it might seem like an odd idea or even unnecessary. After all, aren’t most people who suffer from back pain older? Not so fast.
Millions of people seek treatment from the more than 70,000 chiropractors in America each year, according to the American Chiropractic Association.
Everyone gets headaches from time to time, and the pain usually goes away on its own or can be remedied with over-the-counter medications…
We’ve been told for years that there’s not much a good night’s sleep can’t fix, or at least help ease. Sleep is our body’s opportunity to rest, digest, and replenish. It helps us heal!
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain at some point in their lives, with most folks thinking it is just inevitable. It’s not!
If you’ve been in a car crash and have fortunately escaped serious injury, that’s great. But even if you’ve headed home with a sigh of relief, be aware that you could notice pain and some strange stiffness in parts of your body over the next few days or weeks.