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Protect your back

Protect Your Back When Snow Shoveling: A Chiropractor’s Guide for Bucks County

  Here in Bucks County, Pa. it seems like the winter predictions for a cold and snowy one are coming true. “Bomb-cyclones,” blizzards, or just plain old snow has most of us shoveling snow and trying to maintain balance on icy sidewalks. Not only is it cold, but winter activities like snow shoveling can put […]

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opioid crisis

Can Chiropractors Help Reduce the Opioid Crisis?

With the opioid crisis threatening millions of lives, you may wonder about alternative pain relief. The fact is, legal painkillers like oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, morphine, fentanyl may be ok in small doses but when prescribed for chronic pain, far too many people are becoming dependent on them. A 2016 study by the American Society for Addiction Medicine […]

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Bursitis pain can be relieved by chiropractic care.

Got Bursitis? Chiropractic Care May Help

If you have painful joints, it could be bursitis. As you may know, the joints are common areas to feel pain in – tendonitis, arthritis, and bursitis — these are all typical conditions. Each can cause swelling and they certainly cause pain. Bursitis refers specifically to small, fluid-filled sacs designed to provide a slippery surface between […]

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Chiropractic care for sinusitis

Can Chiropractic Care Help Your Sinusitis?

Sinusitis is another word for a classic sinus infection.  Fever, chills, headache, all the classic cold symptoms that can accompany it can make you feel miserable. You probably know it’s due to a bacteria, virus, or other irritants that get through your nasal passages. Your nose is stuffy due to inflamed tissues inside your sinus […]

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