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Energize Chiropractic and Wellness – Meet Kayla Dawson

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In addition to her passion for helping patients, Kayla Dawson has a unique background. She was raised in the Pacific Northwest, where she loves exploring nature, cooking, and reading. She loves connecting with people, and is dedicated to providing an environment that is nurturing and safe for patients. As a patient, she enjoys learning about the various aspects of chiropractic health. Read more …

How to Prevent Sports Injury

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While taking a break from your favorite activity can be difficult, it’s important to remember that an untreated sports injury can keep you sidelined for weeks or even months. It’s also important to listen to your body and seek professional medical attention as soon as possible. Here are some steps to take to prevent reinjury. Listed below are some tips for treating sports …

The Relationship Between Kids and Chiropractic

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The relationship between kids and chiropractic is growing, thanks to a variety of benefits. Not only does regular chiropractic care help to improve overall health, it can prevent future problems such as back pain. While chiropractic care can be used to treat back pain, children aren’t always aware of their condition. Symptoms of spinal misalignment can include strange behavior, incessant crying, and even …

Should You See a Chiropractor With X-Ray?

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If you have a back problem, you may want to see a chiropractor with x-ray. This diagnostic tool allows chiropractors to see new areas of bone growth and breakdown. Chiropractors also use this test to keep track of any infection or trauma that may have damaged the spine. The x-ray also identifies conditions such as scoliosis. Chiropractors prefer that you be in a …

Bone Adjustment Chiropractic

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A bone adjustment is a common procedure used by chiropractors to realign bones. These adjustments are performed gently and without the risk of causing pain. Dr. Weitzman uses a drop mechanism chiropractic table to deliver the adjustment. A piece of the table drops into the bone’s desired position to set it into place. These tables also provide slightly more force than the Activator …

Whiplash Injuries

Whiplash is an injury caused by a sudden impact to the head. It can be caused by a collision that happens from the side, front, or back. Sometimes it is caused by a slow collision, but either way, the result can be the same. The first step in identifying whiplash is to seek medical attention. A doctor may ask you about any recent …

How Does a Leg Decompression Machine Work?

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The leg decompression machine is a therapeutic device used to treat back and leg pain. The patient lies on a table that separates vertebrae and creates a vacuum effect. This negative intradiscal pressure promotes spinal stretching and healing. A treatment typically lasts between 30 minutes and 45 minutes and is very relaxing. Unlike other forms of rehabilitation, patients don’t need to undergo an …

Upper Cervical Chiropractic – Benefits and Disadvantages

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You may be interested in finding out more about Upper Cervical Chiropractic. There are several benefits of this type of treatment, including restoring your body’s balance and eliminating interference in your nervous system. It is safe for people of all ages and is a natural method of pain relief. Learn more about how this type of chiropractic care can benefit you by reading …

Treatment Options For Scoliosis

Scoliosis occurs when the spine is twisted, either due to genetic or environmental factors. If the condition is not caught early, it can lead to permanent damage and disability. Surgical treatment options for scoliosis vary from case to case. The type and severity of the deformity are determined by the patient’s symptoms. In most cases, a combination of instrumentation and fusion techniques is …

How to File a Car Accident Claim

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You are entitled to seek legal relief for an accident. The first thing you should do after a car accident is to call 911. If you are hurt, do not move from your place of residence. The police will be investigating the accident. If the other driver has not been injured, you should take pictures of the damage to the other vehicle. You …