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Achilles Tendonitis

The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body connecting the calf muscles to the heel bone and is in use when walking, running, and jumping. Athletes and runners in particular tend to be those who suffer the most with Achilles tendonitis and it is the bane of many runners. Although this tendon can read full article

Addictions and Chiropractic Care

Addiction is a word that is generally used to refer to any behaviour in which a person is not in control. We all describe ourselves at some time or another in our lives as being addicted to something such as shopping, television, social media, and so on.  For some, saying they have an addiction, is read full article

Adjustment? But I feel fine?

Back and neck pain are the most common reasons why patients seek out chiropractic services. When a person feels fine they tend not to visit a chiropractor because nothing is wrong – right? There is ample evidence out there that clearly proves prevention in health care is what can keep people healthy and maintaining chiropractic read full article

Am I too Old for Chiropractic Care?

As the human body ages many change occur and this includes the spine. Spinal discs, facet joints, muscles, ligaments and other related tissues become weaker therefore less able to withstand normal stresses.   There is not a doubt that regular exercise throughout one’s life is critical in order to help thwart off potential health issues.  read full article

ACUPUNCTURE FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT

The ancient Chinese healing practice of acupuncture was brought to the Western world by some of the first Chinese settlers to reach North America.  Treatment involves the insertion of tiny needles into the skin at precise acupuncture points all over the body.  This therapy does not involve the use of drugs, even though the effects read full article

ACUPUNCTURE; HOW CAN IT HELP YOU?

Acupuncture is recognized as an effective form of alternative treatment for numerous health problems, but many people wonder if they will benefit from acupuncture treatments if they are not sick or in pain.  The fact is that acupuncture can help anyone, even people who do not feel sick.  Richmond Hill acupuncture is performed by highly read full article

ACUPUNCTURE IN THE MODERN WORLD

The origin of acupuncture dates back to ancient China, 2500 years ago or more.  The practice was adopted by neighbouring Asian countries including Vietnam, Korea and Japan, and was brought to Europe by some of the first Chinese settlers.  Acupuncture did not become well known in North America until the early 1970s, when President Nixon read full article

ACUPUNCTURE IN RICHMOND HILL FOR WEIGHT LOSS

The ancient Chinese healing art of acupuncture has many applications because it can be used to influence any part of the body.  In the Western world, acupuncture has been adopted as a highly acclaimed method of alternative treatment for countless health problems, including obesity and overeating.  Richmond Hill acupuncture specialists can treat obesity by helping read full article

ACUPUNCTURE IN RICHMOND HILL FOR EVERYTHING THAT AILS YOU

The ancient art of acupuncture is one of the most widely acclaimed forms of alternative medicine available today.  The mainstream medical community has acknowledged the effectiveness of this ancient Oriental healing method on a myriad of complaints, from weight loss to chronic pain caused by illness or injuries.  It may seem hard to believe that read full article

ADHESIVE CAPSULITIS A.K.A. FROZEN SHOULDER

Adhesive capsulitis or more commonly referred to as frozen shoulder, is when a person loses the ability to move a shoulder around in all directions without pain. The term frozen shoulder best describes this problem because the shoulder becomes stiff and it may not be able to move at all. Before getting any further ahead, read full article