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Could You Have a Pinched Nerve? Here’s What to Do

2019-07-25T11:42:41+00:00

Pinched Nerve The pain of a pinched nerve can range from annoying to downright excruciating. If you have a pinched nerve, you may be able to relieve some of the symptoms naturally by making lifestyle adjustments and seeking chiropractic care. At Total Wellness Center in Aurora, we frequently help patients with pinched nerves, and we've [...]

Could You Have a Pinched Nerve? Here’s What to Do2019-07-25T11:42:41+00:00

Pain Management

2019-07-25T11:42:33+00:00

Natural Pain Management Tips from an Aurora Chiropractor When you live with chronic pain, you might be tempted to reach for the painkillers on a regular basis. Unfortunately, pain medicine carries the risk of causing a plethora of unwanted and even dangerous side effects. It also doesn't address the root of the problem, so your [...]

Pain Management2019-07-25T11:42:33+00:00

Can a Chiropractor Help with Joint Pain?

2019-07-25T11:42:51+00:00

Can a Chiropractor Help with Joint Pain? When your joints feel painful, achy, and stiff, moving around and fulfilling your everyday responsibilities can be a tough task. Arthritis, a blanket term that covers numerous types of joint inflammation and pain, is a very common condition, but not one that's easy to live with. While chiropractic [...]

Can a Chiropractor Help with Joint Pain?2019-07-25T11:42:51+00:00

Should I Use Ice or Heat for Pain?

2019-03-20T19:32:40+00:00

Should you use heat or ice on your painful injury? The best method of solving this important riddle is to assess the nature and source of the pain. Essentially, a new injury, that is, one that you sustained within the last 48 hours, is best treated with ice. Chronic pain, or pain that you [...]

Should I Use Ice or Heat for Pain?2019-03-20T19:32:40+00:00

Chiropractic Care For Pets

2019-03-20T19:33:16+00:00

The focus of chiropractic treatment is the spinal column and nerve system. Most of us are familiar with the application of chiropractic treatment methods in the care of the human population. What is not generally known is the fact that chiropractic treatment can be applied in the care of the veterinary population. Historically, chiropractic [...]

Chiropractic Care For Pets2019-03-20T19:33:16+00:00

Chiropractic and Breech Babies During Pregnancy

2019-03-20T19:33:47+00:00

At some point during the course of her pregnancy, a woman may begin to experience low back pain and even sciatica, that is, radiating pain down the back of a leg. The likely explanation for most of these cases of obstetric-related low back pain is the increased mechanical load due to the weight of [...]

Chiropractic and Breech Babies During Pregnancy2019-03-20T19:33:47+00:00

Back Friendly Yard Work Tips

2019-03-20T19:34:31+00:00

Yard work can be both a necessary and enjoyable activity for many, whether you live in a condo with a small yard, a suburban community, or on a sprawling ranch in rural America. However, yard work can often cause the unprepared to sustain a musculoskeletal injury, especially to the lower back. Knowing how to [...]

Back Friendly Yard Work Tips2019-03-20T19:34:31+00:00

ACL Injury and Chiropractic

2019-03-20T19:35:09+00:00

The knee is a hinge joint and stability is provided by the large thigh muscles (the quadriceps and hamstrings), the cartilaginous medial and lateral menisci, the medial and lateral collateral ligaments, and the anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments. The cruciate ligaments are located within the knee joint and provide front-and-back stability to the knee. [...]

ACL Injury and Chiropractic2019-03-20T19:35:09+00:00

What Is TMJ Syndrome and How Can Chiropractic Help?

2019-03-21T05:44:57+00:00

What Is TMJ Syndrome and How Can Chiropractic Help? The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) connects the temporal bone with the condylar process (flange of bone) of the mandible (jaw bone). There is a TMJ on each side of your skull. The joint provides for all motion of the jaw in relation to the skull, including [...]

What Is TMJ Syndrome and How Can Chiropractic Help?2019-03-21T05:44:57+00:00

Natural Remedies for Sciatic Pain

2019-03-21T05:45:22+00:00

"Sciatica" is an older term describing the symptoms of inflammation of the sciatic nerve, also known as sciatic neuritis. Sciatica involves radiating pain down the back of one lower extremity, usually including the back of the thigh and back of the calf, possibly extending into the foot. Sciatica pain may be described as sharp, [...]

Natural Remedies for Sciatic Pain2019-03-21T05:45:22+00:00