BENEFITS OF A SPINAL ADJUSTMENT
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BENEFITS OF A SPINAL ADJUSTMENT

Individuals who seek the assistance of a chiropractor, like the hundreds of patients at Twin Cities Chiropractic, may request to receive a spinal adjustment. In some cases, the chiropractor may prescribe a spinal adjustment either alone or along with other therapies such as chiropractic massage. It’s a common practice utilized for various reasons. What is Spinal...

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PREVENTING AND TREATING SPORTS INJURIES WITH A CHIROPRACTOR
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PREVENTING AND TREATING SPORTS INJURIES WITH A CHIROPRACTOR

When people participate in sporting and exercise activities, they place strenuous demands on their bodies, and they’re sometimes injured. Sports injuries commonly affect the neck, shoulders, back, knees and ankles. Not only do we treat these types of injuries at Twin Cities Chiropractic, but they can help prevent them too. Hyperextension and Hyperflexion Injuries With...

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AUTO ACCIDENT WHIPLASH INJURIES
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AUTO ACCIDENT WHIPLASH INJURIES

Whiplash is a hyperextension-hyperflexion injury that’s commonly caused by the instant acceleration-deceleration force in motor vehicle accidents. The symptoms of whiplash are the result of the sudden forward and backward jerking of the neck and head. If that jerking causes disc displacement at one more level of your neck, and it’s left untreated, you’re likely to...

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KNOW THE TRIGGERS OF BACK PAIN AND PREVENT THEM
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KNOW THE TRIGGERS OF BACK PAIN AND PREVENT THEM

Twin Cities Chiropractic sees a great deal of individuals on a regular basis for neck and back pain, especially back pain. The American Chiropractic Association revealed statistics that indicate an estimated 80 percent of individuals experience back pain at some point in their lives. Although back pain is common, it is oftentimes preventable. CAUSES 1. Spine-Related...

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REASONS WHY YOUR INJURY ISN’T GETTING BETTER
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REASONS WHY YOUR INJURY ISN’T GETTING BETTER

After you injure a part of your body, you hope for a speedy recovery, so you can get back to living a normal life. While you wait days, week, months or even close to a year, depending on the injury, you may feel like your injury is healing slowly. This may be because not all...

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THE BENEFITS OF PHYSICAL THERAPY FOR NECK PAIN
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THE BENEFITS OF PHYSICAL THERAPY FOR NECK PAIN

Along with quality chiropractic care, physical therapy can offer some excellent benefits for patients dealing with neck pain. A good physical therapist can offer treatments that help relieve neck pain while restoring movement. Not only does physical therapy provide pain relief, but it teaches patients techniques to help prevent neck pain and re-injury to the neck in...

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CHIROPRACTICS FOR BACK PAIN
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CHIROPRACTICS FOR BACK PAIN

Back pain affects approximately 31 million people in the United States at any given time, as noted by the American Chiropractic Association. It’s estimated that 80 percent of the United States population will experience back pain at some point in their lives. Medications can help alleviate the pain, but they cause harmful side effects, especially when used...

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TOP REASONS FOR UTILIZING MASSAGE THERAPY
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TOP REASONS FOR UTILIZING MASSAGE THERAPY

When you think of a massage, generally, you think of lying on a table in the middle of a plush spa. However, massage therapy is more than just a relaxing experience. This form of massage incorporates specialized techniques designed to aid in certain health problems and promote a sense of well-being. 1. Soft Tissue Injuries and Strains...

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DO YOU SIT ALL DAY? TRY OUT THESE BACK-SAVING TIPS
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DO YOU SIT ALL DAY? TRY OUT THESE BACK-SAVING TIPS

Sitting at your desk all day can cause back pain and make you irritable. Having a sitting-centric job can be as unhealthy as other poor habits, so it’s important to protect your body from years of idling. Your back is particularly exposed to these dangers, and it can take some damage if you’re not careful....

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THE SITTING EPIDEMIC: HOW SITTING CAN BE HARMFUL TO YOUR HEALTH
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THE SITTING EPIDEMIC: HOW SITTING CAN BE HARMFUL TO YOUR HEALTH

Take a minute and consider how much sitting you do in an average day. You sit in your car while you commute to work or take the kids to school. Once at work, you sit at a desk for most of the day with only short breaks. When you get home, you’re likely to sit...

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