According to the CDC, “someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. Every 4 minutes, someone dies of stroke.” This is a difficult topic in the chiropractic world, however, we aim to provide valuable, scientific information on these subjects.
While playing sports is an important rite of passage for children, they come with their own sets of risks. Baseball, golf, soccer and other summer sports can involve frequent twisting motions. Other highly competitive sports such as football, gymnastics and wrestling involve rigorous training schedules can be potentially dangerous to an adolescent or teenager. Here are some great tips parents can use to help their young athletes prepare their bodies and protect themselves from sports-related injuries before they happen:
As Chelsea was getting putting on her jacket to leave for her next adjustment, her husband said, “Why do you have to go again? Haven’t you gone like five times now?”
This is not an uncommon question as patients begin chiropractic treatment plans. Often they have come in for pain or a specific problem that has existed for years.