Posts in Chiropractic Care
Chiropractic and Soft Tissue Injuries

When most people think of a chiropractic adjustment, they (correctly) focus on the realignment of the vertebral bodies into their proper place. However, many injuries involve the soft tissue around the spine, specifically the muscles, ligaments, and tendons. So the question is, by aligning the BONES in the spine, how can chiropractors help the soft tissue injury that is affecting the patient? 

Read More
Avoid the Back To School Blues!

It is officially August, and that means it is time to head back to school. Excitement is in the air as students and teachers start off a new school year. Your to-do list includes getting new school supplies, new shoes, and a fall wardrobe, but it’s also important to take notice of your health. A great addition to your back to school routine is to take care of your back with chiropractic care. Here’s why:

Read More
How Do Your Hands Hold Up?

Doesn’t it seem like every day we are getting busier and busier? From summer sports to getting ready to go back to school, we need our hands to function as they should. You use your hands all throughout the day, from making breakfast, to corralling kids, working your job, chores around the house, fixing dinner — their work never ends! So much activity can sometimes trigger hand pain, and chiropractic can help.

Read More
Say Goodnight to Morning Stiffness

One of the most common complaints we hear from new patients is that they suffer from stiffness in the morning. “First movement” pain or morning stiffness is usually present for anywhere from 15-45 minutes. As the day progresses, the stiffness subsides, only to come back with a vengeance in the evening. Here’s what you need to know about morning stiffness and how we can help.

Read More
Kick Obesity to the Curb with Chiropractic

Chiropractic has numerous health benefits that help people of all ages and sizes. Whether you first visited us to treat back pain, are here for arthritis, or are promoting a healthy pregnancy, there is a chiropractic treatment for you. There are many stages of life and health conditions that chiropractic can help with, but is obesity one of them?

Read More
Want Freedom From Neck Pain?

Independence Day is almost here! Just about everyone is buzzing about their holiday plans and thinking food, fireworks, and freedom. If you are suffering from neck pain, you’re probably dreading the fact that you’ve got to leave your heating pad or ice pack behind and wondering how you are going to enjoy watching the fireworks. Here at Markson Chiropractic, we pride ourselves in providing our patients with pain relief. Here’s how we can help you find freedom from neck pain.

Read More
What A Pair: Yoga and Chiropractic Care!

When done the right way, yoga can reduce blood sugar levels and stress, increase endurance, balance, and flexibility, and strengthen your muscles and joints. Chiropractic care corrects misalignments, promotes better joint mobility, and improves the health of the nervous system, and that’s just the start! Learn more about how yoga and chiropractic care are quite the pair.

Read More
Chiropractic Can Help You Go The Distance!

Sports and fitness training tend to put an incredible amount of stress on the body. Long distance running is no different, and it is one of the most taxing exercises for the musculoskeletal system. Here’s how chiropractic can help.

Read More
What's Up With Whiplash?

When it comes to whiplash, most people think only those that have been in a car accident can suffer from it. As we’ve treated many whiplash patients, we can confirm that is simply not true. Whiplash can be serious and cause health issues that last for months or even years, which is why it is important to understand what whiplash is and how it can happen to you. Here’s what you need to know.

Read More
The Epidemic of Text Neck

Technology is at an all time high level worldwide. Tasks and jobs are easier than ever thanks to the advancement of electric, computer and smartphone technology. Things that used to take hours or even days are now being completed in a matter of minutes or even seconds. However, like almost everything else in life, with the good comes the bad. In “exchange” for this simplicity of life comes a degeneration of proper posture. Here’s what you need to know about text neck.

Read More
Chiropractic for Carpal Tunnel

You’ve probably heard of carpal tunnel syndrome before, but do you know what it is? It is often identified by numbness, tingling, and weakness in the thumb, index, or middle finger. Carpal tunnel syndrome involves issues with the hands and wrists, and is becoming increasingly common due to frequent use of mobile devices and computers.

Read More
Chiropractic Care and Weightlifting

Training with weights can be excellent for your health and physical condition, whether you are just a gym goer on the weekends or a serious bodybuilder. There are health benefits and good that can come out of strength training, but keep in mind that it can be bad if done with bad posture/form and improper nutrition. Here’s what you need to know.

Read More
Allergies and Chiropractic Care

Spring may have just started, but we’ve been enjoying beautiful weather in South Florida for some time. The sun is out and shining, the weather is perfect, and we are enjoying more time outside. There’s just one thing that can put a damper on the spring season: allergies! Fortunately, chiropractic care is here to help.

Read More
Chiropractic and Spring Cleaning!

It is officially spring, meaning cleaning is on everyone’s mind. There is nothing like throwing out the old and starting over new with a good spring cleaning - but let’s not kid ourselves and pretend the task is enjoyable. A good spring cleaning requires a lot of work, and it can be painful if your body is unprepared. Before you jump into the new season, find out how chiropractic can spring you into good health.

Read More