If the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has you stressed, you're not alone. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming, causing strong emotions in adults and children. Below, we discuss the effects of stress and provide tips for caring for your body during stressful situations. The Effects of Stress ON the body … Continue reading Caring for Your Body When You’re Stressed
Each year, one in three adults over the age of 65 experiences an unintentional fall, and 2.5 million older adults are treated in the emergency room for fall-related injuries, according to the Center for Disease Control. Join us at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 27 as Nate Wiechmann, D.C., shares tips for healthy aging and fall … Continue reading Tips for Healthy Aging and Fall Prevention
Our guts are home to a collection of 100 trillion microorganisms (aka gut flora) that inhabits our intestines and have a powerful influence over our immune systems and mental health. Unfortunately, poor diets, overuse of antibiotics and elevated stress can often wipe out good bacteria in the gut, enabling bad bacteria to proliferate and take … Continue reading Nourishing Gut Health: Learn Tips to Balance Your Gut
Functional Medicine is a unique system of medicine that focuses on identifying the root causes of a disease rather than suppressing the symptoms. As a chiropractor and functional medicine practitioner, my goal is to empower my patients to take an active role in their health by educating them about the various environmental and lifestyle factors … Continue reading What is Functional Medicine?
Lower back pain is the most common musculoskeletal complaint among chiropractic patients. There are many causes of lower back pain, and it can often be hard to treat. Chiropractic is a conservative treatment option that focuses on identifying the root cause of your symptoms to relieve pain and improve function. Below I discuss five simple … Continue reading Five Ways to Prevent Lower Back Pain
If you’ve decided to visit a chiropractor for the first time, there is a good chance you have questions about what to expect. Below, I discuss what you can anticipate during your first visit to a chiropractor. During your first appointment, your chiropractor will perform a thorough examination, which will include the following: Patient history … Continue reading What Should You Expect Before Your First Visit to a Chiropractor