Does chiropractic care change when you are in pain?

A new study came out this month, published in JMPT, that talks about an experiment that the researchers performed. They hooked up electrodes to the patients, and they measured the response that their back muscles had when they were adjusted. We know that when you have your low back adjusted, there is a reflex response […]

Point Bonita Lighthouse

Last weekend, the weekend between Christmas and New Years, Felicia and I took my son, Alexander to Point Bonita Light House. This is that lighthouse that watches guard and protects ships as the enter the Golden Gate. It’s a small lighthouse that has a new, interesting suspension bridge for pedestrians. To get there, you take […]

What you need to know about sitting all day. Will it kill you?

In the clinic, I picked up a copy of Scientific America that we had laying around. I grabbed it because it has the cover article about “The Neuroscience of Meditation”, but when I started flipping through the pages, the article claiming that sitting can kill you commanded my attention. It turns out that Americans sit […]

What to Expect on your First Chiropractic Visit

This is a nice video from the American Chiropractic Association that shows you what you should expect from your first visit at our office. In brief: Health history of you and especially of your chief complaint. A targeted examination to find the cause and the extent of your situation. Recommendations for care. Follow through plan […]