Archive for chiropractic care

November 14th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

What Is Extras Cover and How Does It Work?

Healthcare is complex and multi-faceted – and health insurance can be, too. This brief guide to extras cover health insurance is intended to help you gain a clearer understanding of what it is, how it works, why you might want it and how to understand if you’re getting a good...

October 10th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

The Importance of Drinking Water

Your body is around 60 per cent water, give or take. It’s commonly recommended to drink a total of 8 glasses of water every day (aim for 2 litres a day). Although there’s little science behind that specific rule, making sure you stay hydrated is essential. The following are some...

September 11th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

What Is the Ideal Pillow for Sleeping?

Everyone has their favourite sleeping position; for instance, tummy snoozers, back snorers or every angle in between. As some of these positions are not great for your posture, it’s essential to choose the correct pillow to support you. Typically, quality is the key to good health; a good pillow is...

August 14th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

What to Look for in a Mattress

A study that was carried out in 2011 by the BCA (British Chiropractic Association) reports that 36 % of men and 41 % of women claimed that a poor night’s sleep exacerbated their back pain. The pain can be attributed to the offered back support, size or firmness of the...

July 20th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

Chiropractic Care for Arthritis Relief

Years ago, rheumatoid arthritis patients were never told by medical practitioners to go for a swim or go for a hike. Arthritis was regarded as an inherent part of the process of ageing, as well as a signal to patients that it is time to slow down. Recent studies and...

June 7th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

Healthy Snacks For Children

Encouraging your child to eat a nutritious, balanced diet is essential for optimum health. Ensuring your child gets the right minerals and vitamins in their diet helps a healthy mind and body. Your child is more likely to have increased energy as well as be more motivated in their learning....

May 15th, 2018 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

How Getting Children Active by Reducing Screen Time Is Beneficial

Parents are often advised that they should get their children outside to play to fight childhood obesity, a condition where fat negatively affects children’s health or well-being. This condition is becoming more widespread than ever. Outside play is essential in combating childhood obesity. Too much “screen time”, instead of physical...

August 14th, 2017 | chiropractic care, headache | Comments Off

Cervicogenic Headache – Causes and Treatments

What is a cervicogenic headache, and how does it differ from other types of headaches? Cervicogenic is simply a fancy medical term that indicates the headache originates from a problem in the neck. It is estimated that anywhere between 4-22% of all headaches are this type of headache. In most...

July 27th, 2017 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

Everything You Need to Know About Kinesio Taping

Many different athletes have different cool down or healing routines that they perform after a tough game or a rigid work out. Everything from an ice bath to a simple walk around the gym could be considered a healing process for your muscles and body to get restored again to...

June 23rd, 2016 | chiropractic care | Comments Off

Chiropractic and Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the term used to describe the effects of wear and tear of the joints in our bodies. For most of us it’s a common sequel of aging; but for others it can present earlier on in life and cause unpleasant effects that take away from our day to...