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  • What to Expect After a Chiropractic Adjustment

    Back Pain for Chiropractic - LocateADoc.comIf you’ve been experiencing back pain, aches, migraine headaches and other physical ailments that are affecting your health and well-being, it may be time to see a chiropractor. Chiropractic doctors work to restore spinal alignment; a misaligned spine may be triggering the pain reactions you are experiencing, and the chiropractor can work on different areas of the back and muscle groups to improve the condition.

  • Chiropractic Treatments that May Help Reduce Anxiety

    Prescription drugs such as Paxil and Xanax, and natural therapies such as massage and yoga have long been the solution for people suffering from anxiety. However, there is another way to reduce the feelings of panic and nervous tension, and it doesn’t involve any drugs. Chiropractic therapy has proven to be an effective method for treating General Anxiety Disorder (GAD), and chiropractic treatments may help many people lower stress and blood pressure, and enjoy a healthier, more balanced lifestyle.

  • How the Cox Flexion Distraction Works in Chiropractic Therapy

    If you’re suffering from back, neck or leg pain, your chiropractor may use a number of different techniques to locate the root cause and release tension or pressure in the affected area. The Cox Flexion Distraction Technique, also known as the Cox Technic, is a non-surgical spinal manipulation adjustment technique that helps to stop pain immediately by realigning the spine.

  • New LocateADoc Advisory Board Member: Dr. Bill Rice, DC, LAc, FACCN, DCBCN

    Dr. Bill Rice, DC, LAc, FACCN, DCBCN, Wholistic Dr. Bill Rice, DC, LAc, FACCN, DCBCN, Wholistic Practitioner and Medical Director at Wholistic Health Center in West Palm Beach, FL. Dr. Rice has a diplomate from the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncturists and the American Clinical Board of Nutrition. He holds Chiropractic and Nutrition licenses in New York, California and Florida and an acupuncture license in Florida. Dr. Rice has appeared on local TV and radio programs, been published in Nutritional Perspectives, North Shore Today and Elite Magazine.

  • How Chiropractic Treatments Improve Quality of Life

    Regular exercise and a well-balanced diet may not be the only elements needed for a healthy lifestyle. Researchers say that regular chiropractic treatments can help improve the body and mind, and may also contribute to a better quality of life.

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  • Photo of exercise for bone health LocateADoc

    The health benefits associated with an active lifestyle continue to expand. Many people who are affected by osteoporosis can improve their bone health with the right kind of exercise program. It seems that the most effective ways to increase bone density is by routinely engaging in a high impact activity like running, hopping, or jumping. These may seem like strange activities but research backs up the results.

  • Image Of Woman With Back Pain From Shoes

    Any chiropractor will tell you, shoes significantly affect the posture of your body. High heels and shoes without enough arch support create strain on the tendons and ligaments, putting your body in an unnatural position for extended periods of time. Statistics show that women take an average of 5,210 steps each day, while men take 7,192 steps daily. That’s a lot of time spent on your feet. Especially for people that suffer from chronic back pain, the type of footwear you use can make a bad situation worse.