Sep
04

Sports Injury Chiropractor

Your Uptown Denver Chiropractor along with the entire team at Discover Health and Wellness can help with sports injuries. We provide many treatment options for sports injuries. We promote optimal life and we encourage all of our patients to stay active. A great way to stay active is through sports, however, many times participation can lead to spor...

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Aug
28

What is Sciatica?

Sciatica is the name given to pain caused by irritation of the sciatic nerve. Anything that irritates this nerve can cause pain, ranging from mild to severe. Sciatica is usually caused by a compressed nerve in the lower spine. Often, the term "sciatica" is confused with general back pain. However, sciatica is not just limited to the back. The sciat...

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Aug
21

Low Back Pain Chiropractor

The following information is from the National Institutes of Health which gives an excellent summary on back pain: mid back pain chiropractorIf you've ever groaned, "Oh, my aching back!", you are not alone. Back pain is one of the most common medical problems, affecting 8 out of 10 people at some point during their lives. Back pain can range from a...

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Sep
18

Mid Back Pain Chiropractor

The following information is from the National Institutes of Health which gives an excellent summary on back pain: If you've ever groaned, "Oh, my aching back!", you are not alone. Back pain is one of the most common medical problems, affecting 8 out of 10 people at some point during their lives. Back pain can range from a dull, constant ache to a ...

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Sep
13

How to relieve headaches naturally

 Headaches are one of the most popular medical complaints. You've most likely suffered one before and you may even be one of the 45 million in the U.S. that suffers chronic headaches. There are many different types of headaches and many different reasons why you could have one. We have listed some natural solutions to help relieve your headach...

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Jul
30

A Fine, Healthy Spine

A healthy spine is an often-overlooked and essential part of a healthy lifestyle. People who suffer from back pain, particularly if it is long-term, are generally less healthy than those who do not. In fact, back pain costs are staggering not only financially, but also in terms of lost time from work and because of psychosocial problems that arise ...

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Jul
25

Chiropractic Care versus Pain Medication

Do you suffer from mild to severe to unbearable pain? Regardless of its cause, you may turn to pain relievers. These are available over-the-counter and by prescription. Did you know they are not your only alternative? In fact, they are one of the worst. A better option is to seek chiropractic care. As nice as it is to hear that chiropractic care is...

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Jul
16

Sitting Still: Your Posture and Your Health

Sitting in office chairs. Looking at the computer. Driving. Standing for long periods of time. Sleeping. The day-to-day business of life – and major places where posture plays an ever-increasing role. Poor posture can easily become second nature, causing or aggravating episodes of back pain and damaging spinal structures. Fortunately, the main fact...

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Jun
10

Is Chiropractic Care Safe?

Regardless of the cause, if you suffer from pain and discomfort, you might hear that chiropractic care can get you relief. You may have heard this suggestion from someone you know or read it online. Yes, chiropractic care is ideal for treating all pain related issues. Instead of masking the pain with prescribed medications, chiropractors go directl...

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Jul
03

Seeking Chiropractic Care: What You Need to Know

 Do you suffer from pain, discomfort, or have difficulty moving? Whether that pain is caused by arthritis, an injury, or if you don't know the cause, you may consider chiropractic care. Chiropractic care is a natural way to seek pain relief. With proper treatment, that relief will be long-term and long-lasting. However, if this is your first t...

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Jun
12

Chiropractic Care and Children

We all experience pain and discomfort at one time or another. This pain and discomfort can be caused by many factors, including injury, arthritis, and poor joint use. Pain is not a walk in the park. When children suffer the pain, it can be unbearable, for both them and parents. If your child complains of pain or difficulty moving, your first though...

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Jun
04

Chiropractic Care and Back Pain

 At one point in time, we all experience back pain. For some, it was just exercising too hard or improperly lifting a box. These types of back pains are usually minor and the pain will subside with time and self-care. There are however, instances in which back pain is more serious and when medical care is needed. When suffering from back pain,...

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Apr
06

The Connection Between Chiropractic Care and Nutrition

You try to purchase organic products. You make sure to steer clear of highly processed, GMO foods. You even do the bulk of your grocery shopping around the perimeter of the supermarket, buying products packed full of nutrients with a short shelf life. In theory, you're nailing the whole idea of healthy eating. But what if we told you that consuming...

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Mar
12

How does Chiropractic promote overall Wellness?

Chiropractors know that adjustments are good for your general health. Millions of satisfied patients cannot be wrong. But what do chiropractors know that the rest of us do not? They know the nervous system is the one system in the body that directly affects every other system. This is because nerves conduct sensory information from every part of th...

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Mar
05

Understanding Orthotics

Get On Your Feet! Your feet serve as a strong base to your body when you're standing and walking. There are times, however, when your feet and body may benefit from extra support by wearing custom foot orthotics. Foot orthotics are not just "arch supports," although this term is often used to describe them. They perform functions that make your eve...

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Mar
02

Detox Yourself with Chiropractic

 If you don't have any back or neck problems, you may have never even considered a chiropractor. But I'm here to tell you why you should. Chiropractic (coming from the Greek words that mean "hands" and "practice") is a practice that involves manipulating your spine and joints in order to encourage proper alignment. When our spines or joints sl...

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Nov
01

What’s the Difference Between a Chiropractor and a Physical Therapist?

 When making a decision to seek pain relief, the first focus should be on what type of medical professional you are going to see. To do so, it is important to understand the difference between chiropractic care and physical therapy. The three main differences between chiropractors and physical therapists are Treatment PhilosophyEducationClinic...

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Oct
23

Is Chiropractic Care Safe After Spine Treatment Or Surgery?

Luckily, surgery is only necessary in a relatively small number of cases involving back problems. Non-invasive methods such as chiropractic care are available for treating a wide range of spinal conditions, including back pain, sciatica and herniated discs. However, in some severe cases, particularly those involving fractured vertebrae, scoliosis, ...

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Oct
09

Improving Your Golf Game With Chiropractic Care

 "I've been going to a chiropractor for as long as I can remember. It is as important to my training as the practice of my swing." -Tiger Woods, Pro Golfer Research published by the Journal of Chiropractic Medicine has confirmed what most pro golfers already know: regular chiropractic care can indeed improve your golf swing and, as a result, l...

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Sep
25

“Wow, I wish I had come in sooner.” – The Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Sound familiar? After waking up with a stiff neck one morning, you notice every tiny movement you make for several days. In a moment, agonizing back pain consumes you after leaning over to pick up something dropped from the floor. The pain is nearly unbearable and you find no relief whether you're standing, sitting or lying down. A simple movement ...

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