Category: Chiropractic


Should you have back surgery?

A study published in the health journal Spine reports that patients who have had lower back surgery are likely to continue to experience problems, and in some cases, require a second surgery. A total of 109 patients who had surgery on their herniated discs were tracked up to 20 years …

Chinese Medicine Hold Little Benefit for Hepatitis C

A Chinese herbal treatment often used to treat hepatitis in Asia does not appear to reduce liver inflammation or improve quality of life in people with hepatitis C. If you read the news story Story Here you will notice that the researchers said “may have been ineffective either because they …

How you can help your Sciatica

If you suffer from sciatic pain, or pain that radiates down from the buttocks down the back of the leg, the technique that follows may be of some help to you.This can be performed lying down on a firm surface or standing. Bring your foot out-away from the rest of …

Whats the best way to sleep?

My patients usually ask me -“What is the best way to sleep?” to which I always answer: “Well, what position do you sleep in?” The reason for this reply is that just be modifying a couple of things here and there, you can get a restful and comfortable night’s rest …

Inflammatory Arthritis: Alternative Treatments

by Dr. Dan DeReuter, D.C. There are two main types of arthritis: inflammatory arthritis and osteoarthritis. Inflammatory arthritis can be treated naturally without drugs. Inflammatory arthritis’ symptoms (such as Rheumatoid Arthritis) are exactly what they sound like: inflammation, redness and swelling in the joints. Sometimes there will even be a …