Do Chiropractors treat the Nervous System?

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Do you know that your nervous system acts as the central communication network of your body, ensuring optimal function in everything from movement to digestion? Think of it as a bustling highway, transmitting messages between your brain and every part of your body. This intricate system regulates essential functions like movement, sensation, digestion and even […]

Nurturing Healthy Growth: The Impact of Chiropractic Care on Your Child’s Development

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In the intimate and personal journey of parenting, every decision revolves around the desire for our children’s optimal growth and development. From the first days of infancy to the energetic years of adolescence, the spine plays a crucial role- particularly during these formative years where the spine’s vulnerability is most pronounced. (a picture of a […]

Why Chiropractic first, drugs second and surgery last- Here’s 5 Reasons

5 Reasons to choose Chiropractic First Drugs Second and Surgery Last

Feeling the strain on your back? Or that muscle pull in your neck?  While going through the medicine cabinet for a quick fix may be an easy pain relief solution, it is important to consider long-term health and wellness care with the help of proper chiropractic treatments. What about traditional western medicine? Despite focusing on […]

Why is stretching so important?

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While you may think that stretching is something only athletes do, everyday people like you and I should incorporate stretching into our daily lives in order to keep our muscles flexible, strong, and healthy. WHY? So that we can still improve or at least maintain our ability and mobility to do daily activities even as […]

Help, I have Arthritis! 5 Ways to Manage Arthritis with Chiropractic Care

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It’s World Arthritis Day today! Do you know? There are many types of arthritis (more than 100). The common types of arthritis that we have heard about are Osteoarthritis (OA), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Gout, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (affecting children), Gout, SLE (Lupus) and Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA).  We have shared in detail on each particular condition […]

How Does Chiropractic Care Benefit Patients With Osteoporosis?

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If you’re wondering if Chiropractic care is safe for osteoporotic patients, or if its risks can be mitigated with the right measures, the answer is- YES! With the right steps and mindset, you can actually prevent bones from weakening or deteriorating at any age. If you have a family history of osteoporosis, there is a […]

Vlog: Learn About Pinched Nerves

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If you have had back pain, stiff neck, arm or leg pain for a while now… you may have pinched a nerve. Watch our latest vlog to understand the condition more, and determine when you should seek professional care.  At My Chirocare, we help patients with pinched nerves get back to optimal health through a […]

Understanding Slipped (Herniated) Disc And Its Other Terms

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You may have heard of the word ‘slipped disc’ multiple times throughout your lifetime but do you know the medical term for it is Herniated Disc? It can also be referred to as a ruptured, torn, bulged, prolapsed, protruded or sequestrated disc by your healthcare professional. While the terms may adversely differ and make you […]

Knee Osteoarthritis

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As a key joint in the body, a biomechanical structure that bears much weight and is constantly subjected to repeated stress, the knee is especially prone to wear-and-tear. Knee osteoarthritis is the most common chronic knee condition and can be debilitating. How does knee osteoarthritis occur? As discussed in the previous article, the knee joint […]

Knee Anatomy (Knee Structure and Function)

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As the largest joint in the human body, the knee is a complex yet fascinating biomechanical structure. Designed to bear weight and engage in vigorous movements, understanding its construction is key to learning to care for it better. Structure of the Knee The knee is a hinge joint, a type of joint that allows movement […]