20 Jan

Muscle Spasms

What are Muscle Spasms? How are they caused? What are effective treatment and prevention? How can Chiropractic Care help me feel better?   A muscle spasm occurs when a muscle fiber or groups of fibers contract but are momentarily unable to release. The spasm can often...

30 Dec

Medications used for Chronic Pain

Chronic pain affects more Americans than cancer, heart disease, and diabetes combined. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, 75 million Americans (1 in every 4) has some type of pain during the past week. In addition, chronic pain is the most common reason...

29 Nov

Pain Medication Management

There are many options for the treatment of chronic pain. Under the general categories of medicines, there are both topical and oral therapies. Topical medications, whether by patch, cream, or ointment, are medications that may be applied to the skin. Some of the patches work...