GOLF AND CHIROPRACTIC

GOLF AND CHIROPRACTIC

Studies show that more than 80 percent of golfers experience back pain or injury at some point while actively playing golf. In one study of 154 professional golfers, 55% reported a history of low back pain. This pain was of an adequate level to miss at least one tour event, or to play at an […]

Wrist pain

How to Cure Wrist Pain

Like the tendons in the elbows, wrist tendons can become overly fatigued and inflamed, which can affect your ability to hold your club correctly (or at all, in serious cases) hence  causing wrist pain Prevention To prevent wrist tendinitis, use the off-season to condition and strengthen your wrists and forearms. Dr. Levi Harrison recommends these seven […]

knee pain

How to Cure Acute Knee Pain

Knee pain varies in type and severity, and it’s no secret that knees suffer more as you age. If you are noticing it during your game, visit your doctor sooner rather than later! Knee Pain Prevention Gently stretch your calves, hamstrings, thighs, and core muscles before heading out for a round. Wear quality shoes with […]

shoulder pain

How To Cure Rotator Cuffs Pain

Shoulder Pain Avid golfers can end up messing up their rotator cuffs causing shoulder pain. Rotator cuffs which are the four stabilizing muscles located in each of your shoulders. Rotator cuff impingement are when the muscles swell and pinch the space between the arm and shoulder bones. Another type of injury occurs when one of […]

GOLF AND CHIROPRACTIC

Suffering From Back Pain From Golf

You’re keen to improve your swing, but hours spent hunched over your club, along with the rotational stresses you put onto your back as you swing, can add up to serious back pain. Lower back pain is the most common, but don’t discount the discomfort of that shooting, stabbing pain between your shoulder blades, either. […]

Treatment and Prevention of Tennis elbow

Tendinitis in the elbow is commonly referred to in sports terms. “Tennis elbow” refers to irritation and inflammation of the outer tendon, while “golf elbow” refers to irritation and inflammation of the inner tendon. Strangely, more golfers suffer from tennis elbow than golf elbow, but the result can still be very painful. Prevention of Tennis […]

pregnancy

Are you pregnant and worried about complications?

Chiropractic and pregnancy Pregnancy;  during this period  the body undergoes many changes they are hormonal, physiological or postural. There are no known contraindications to chiropractic care throughout pregnancy. All chiropractors are trained to work with expectant women. Chiropractors that have been trained to work with expectant women may use tables that adjust for an expectant  woman’s […]

sport polycare

Chiropractic And Sport With Your Body

Effects of sports on the body We encourage you to exercise because it reduces stress, burn calories and keep our body moving. However, the practice of different sports can cause imbalances or injuries. Indeed, repeated movements are responsible for articular micro-traumas. These will often be the cause of major trauma such as tendonitis, shin splints or […]