Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. Approximately 27 million Americans suffer from osteoarthritis. While it's more common among men and women 60 years of age and older, technically it can occur to anyone. … [Read more...] about Can Chiropractic Care Help With Arthritis?
Spring means spring training and a heightened interest in getting back into shape or stepping up your exercise routine after winter doldrums. It's also a time for increased risk of sports injuries, especially if you don't warm up properly and stretch. Fortunately, a little information and good practice can set you up for success. … [Read more...] about Spring Training Stretching Tips
Chiropractic care has many benefits for pain relief, wellness, post-accident treatment, and more. Common questions we get at Total Chiropractic Care and Wellness are “Is it safe to have chiropractic care after surgery?” and “How soon after surgery can I have chiropractic treatment?” The answer is – it depends. … [Read more...] about Can You See a Chiropractor After Surgery?
Are you a winter sports enthusiast? Like so many Long Islanders this time of year, you may be planning your next trip into the snowy mountains for skiing, snowboarding, or snow tubing. Total Chiropractic Care and Wellness hopes you have a fun and safe season on the slopes. Unfortunately, participating in these and other winter sports can take a toll on your back so we advise following these tips to protect yourself. Top Reasons Back Injuries Happen While Skiing or … [Read more...] about Winter Sports Injuries and Back Pain
Chances are you know someone, or perhaps you are someone who claims to be able to predict the weather by merely gauging pain symptoms. The evidence to support this ability is inconclusive at best. But this is a case where many people say they do not care what the science says; they wholeheartedly believe it to be so. … [Read more...] about Can Cold Weather Give You Back Pain?