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Acupuncture and Headaches

Acupuncture is an ancient form of Chinese medication used for centuries to treat various well-being conditions, including pain. One of the most common conditions that acupuncture can help with is headaches. Whether you suffer from migraines, tension headaches, or other types of pain, acupuncture can relieve and help you manage your symptoms. In addition to

Infantile Colic

Do you know of a new parent who doesn’t get much sleep these days? This is common with being a new parent, but sometimes there is an underlying cause behind the infant’s tears. Often, the baby may be diagnosed with a dis-ease termed “Colic”. What is Colic? Colic is described as periods of uncontrolled and

Catching on to Chiropractic

Chiropractic is the principal and most-regulated form of complementary and alternative health care. There are about 60,000 chiropractors – a number expected to nearly double by 2010. The percentage of Americans who use chiropractic increased from approximately 3.6% in 1980 to 11% in 1997. The profession may be so successful because it exhibits characteristics of

Bolstering Chiropractic Through Acupuncture

About 10 percent of U.S. chiropractors incorporate acupuncture into their practices. A recent study in the European Journal of Chiropractic surveyed 720 members of the British Chiropractic Association to access the use of acupuncture in their practices. Ninety-three percent of the cases studied maintained chiropractic as their primary method of treatment, however, there were 61

Arthritis – Controlling Progression and Conquering Pain

Arthritis is one of the most painful and crippling diseases in the western world today. Learn what steps you can take to manage the pain and prevent the progression of this crippling disease. It is estimated that millions of Canadians suffer from some form of arthritis. Although the term “arthritis” is applied to a wide

COVID-19 Communication

Considering all that is happening, we want to let you know that we are taking extra precautions to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. For the time being, we ask that you please respect the following initiatives. Your safety is our primary concern. Following the published guidelines to help stop the unintended spread of

Do I Need An Auto Injury Chiropractor After An Accident?

After an auto accident, life can feel like it has been turned upside down. You may feel like you’re in a haze and overwhelmed with the idea of putting the pieces of your life back together. Between arranging for auto repairs, lining up temporary transportation, dealing with insurance companies, managing pain, juggling ramifications of lost

Snow Shoveling And Your Back

Living in Minnesota means living with snow. And for most of us, that means shoveling. What do you need to know before you head out to tackle that driveway makes a difference in how you might feel after. Upper and lower back pain following shoveling is something we see here at McCarron Lake Chiropractic over

Do you sit or stand at a desk all day?

Choosing the Right Ergonomic Office Chair Our St. Paul Chiropractic Clinic’s definitive guide when picking out the right office chair: An ergonomic chair Built-in lumbar support Adjustable seat height Thighs should be parallel to the ground. Adjustable arm height Forearms should be parallel to the work surface. Proper seat depth A good guideline is to

Buyer beware. The Greek Yogurt Trend.

What’s new with the Greek yogurt trend? With no legal definition of Greek yogurt. How do we know if what we are eating is really Greek Yogurt!? With Greek yogurt’s popularity rising, people are choosing to switch from traditional yogurt to Greek yogurt. So what is the difference you may ask? Yogurt is made by