Headaches: Common But Not Normal

Headaches: Common But Not Normal

You're most likely experienced them before; they can be throbbing, dull, and even debilitating. Some occur on only one side of the head, whereas others are so severe they produce sound and light sensitivity or nausea. There is a commonly held belief that everybody suffers from headaches. While they may be common, they definitely aren't normal.

Is Head Posture To Blame For Your Neck Pain?

Is Head Posture To Blame For Your Neck Pain?

Do you regularly feel exhausted at the end of the day? Is your neck constantly hurting? Are you suffering from constant headaches, and maybe even fibromyalgia? Here's something to consider: your head posture might be to blame!

Can Chiropractic Help With Asthma?

Can Chiropractic Help With Asthma?

According to the Centers for Disease Control, asthma affects approximately every 1 in 13 individuals. It is the leading cause for chronic disease in kids, and is a top reason for absences from school. Asthma causes more than 2 million ER visits each year, and the average overnight hospital stay is over three days. With so many suffering from asthma, chances are you or someone you know is suffering too. The questions is: can chiropractic help?

Beat Your Back Pain!

Beat Your Back Pain!

We've all been there before: you're doing the same everyday tasks you always do, and all of a sudden, you are experiencing back pain. You, along with so many others think, "But I didn't even do anything!". What you probably don't realize is that what you did five minutes ago or even five days ago isn't always the cause of your current problem.

Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

Though millions of people visit chiropractors throughout their lifetime, many expecting mothers don't realize just how beneficial chiropractic can be during their pregnancy. Chiropractic care can help moms-to-be better deal with the changes in their bodies, and prepare for the upcoming birth. Here is why we suggest chiropractic care for pregnant mothers.

Ice, Heat, and When To Use Which

Ice, Heat, and When To Use Which

Have you recently experienced an injury? In most cases, people either go for a heating pad or an ice pack and there is usually some confusion around which to use for what injuries. We're here to put an end to that confusion. Here are some tips for whether you need heat or ice.

5 Tips to Soothe Sciatic Pain

5 Tips to Soothe Sciatic Pain

If you are one of the many millions of people suffering from sciatic pain, you've probably heard chiropractic can provide relief. Unlike medication or surgery, chiropractic helps sciatic symptoms without all the uncomfortable side effects or risky procedures. Though chiropractic care is effective, it requires time. Healing, repair, and relief don't just happen overnight. So what can you do to promote faster relief? 

Backpacks, Purses, and Your Spine

Backpacks, Purses, and Your Spine

You probably don't think anything of carrying around your heavy backpack, bag, or purse with you throughout the day. But those bags can all cause your muscles to be off balance. Over time, muscle tension accumulates, which can lead to spinal misalignment. Fortunately, we know the signs you need to look for.

Muscle Spasms? Try Chiropractic!

Muscle Spasms? Try Chiropractic!

Have you ever experience that moment where you're reaching to grab something up high, or bending down to pick something from up off the floor, and all of a sudden your entire back wrenches in pain due to a muscle spasm? You feel like you can't even move and all you were trying to do was get something! How could such a small and simple task result in such terrible pain?

Chiropractic and TMJ

Chiropractic and TMJ

According to Mayo Clinic, over 3 million people are diagnosed with TMJ (temporomandibular joint dysfunction) in the United States each year. TMJ is when the joint that connects your jaw to the temporal bones of your skull (the bones just in front of your ear) is compromised, leaving you with limited movement.

Tips to Improve Your Immune System

Tips to Improve Your Immune System

If you want to reach optimal health, you've got to have a healthy immune system. But that can be hard to maintain, especially during cold and flu season. So, how do you achieve and maintain a properly functioning immune system? Follow these simple tips to help your body fend off sickness and make way for health.

What is Causing your Neck Pain?

What is Causing your Neck Pain?

Neck pain is a complaint we hear quite commonly, and chiropractic can provide a solution to that pain. However, there are plenty of things you are doing in your daily life that are causing your pain, without you even realizing it! Here's what you need to know.

Top 5 Reasons to Choose Chiropractic

Top 5 Reasons to Choose Chiropractic

Chiropractic care is a natural way to improve your body's ability to heal itself. While there are numerous benefits to receiving regular chiropractic treatments, here are our top 5 reasons to choose chiropractic!

The Preferred Chiropractic Way!

The Preferred Chiropractic Way!

Have you ever been to a chiropractor? If so, you probably already know that chiropractic care is not only for those that are suffering from back and neck pain. Here at Preferred Chiropractic, we can safely say that you will leave our office feeling even better than when you came in. Our number one priority is to provide you with an excellent experience from the moment you walk through our doors.