Virtually every person who attends Latrobe Health Centre for the first time is in pain. Around 1/10 people in Australia will experience back pain this year.
Does it matter where your chiropractor cracks your back? To be fair, its probably not something you think about a lot, but as chiropractors we spend a lot of time training to locate the specific areas of your spine causing you trouble.
Myotherapy is a combination of specific massage and other techniques, used to treat all types of physical pain, injuries and dysfunction.
I remember quite clearly back in the late 90’s when I was training to become a chiropractor that our instructors would tell us to be extremely cautious adjusting (manipulating) anyone with a suspected disc bulge.
There is not many of us who do not like sugar. Sugar is found in many commercial foods bought from sauces, canned fruits, desserts, lollies, cakes, biscuits and soft drinks.
Salt is probably one of the oldest trading commodities. It was used as money and taxes. It has been used to flavour and preserve foods for years.
Chiropractors appear to be well integrated into regional and rural general practice networks, although a sizeable minority of GPs still refuse to refer patients to them, a NSW study shows.
In the past, pregnant women were discouraged from exercise. Pregnancy was seen as a time to put your feet up and take it easy.
Nutrition Tip: in Winter steaming, microwaving or dry baking are great ways to cook veggies and prevent vitamin and mineral loss. Remember not to over cook them….
Chiropractic practice emphasizes the conservative management of disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system without the use of medicines and surgery.