Frozen Shoulder Syndrome – Can Chiropractic Help?

Frozen shoulder syndromeAlthough many people think chiropractic is just a treatment for sore backs, Dr. Wolff wants you to know that chiropractic can help a myriad of conditions.

For example, a 53 year old woman reported complete relief from a condition known as frozen shoulder syndrome (FSS) following a course of chiropractic treatments. The adjustments concentrated on manipulating the frozen shoulder joint and the area at the base of the neck. Chiropractic worked where other treatments had failed, including physical therapy and medications.

FSS is a painful and debilitating condition of the shoulder where arm movement is extremely limited. Even slight movements can cause a great deal of pain. Frozen shoulder syndrome affects more women than men, and can also mimic conditions such as cervical radiculitis, rotator cuff strain and bursitis or tendonitis. With FSS, there will be inflammation and scar tissue formation of the joint capsule. [Read more…]

Five Reasons Bodies Prefer Better Health

5 Reasons Why Bodies Prefer Better HealthBodies have it rough. They’re overworked, overstressed, and generally run ragged. They need Better Health Center because, of all the ways to rejuvenate a burned-out body, some of the best are right here.

1. Chiropractic

A clinical study was conducted of the first 100 patients sent to a Chiropractic Center by AV MED, the largest medical health maintenance organization in the southeastern part of the United States. The results are outlined below:

Prior to Chiropractic Adjustments:

  • 80 out of 100 patients were treated medically, seeing an average of 1.6 MD’s without results
  • 17 were medically diagnosed as having disc problems
  • 12 were diagnosed as needing disc surgery [Read more…]

Three Goals, Three Phases of Chiropractic Care

3 Goals of Chiropractic CareEach person is unique, and therefore responds to treatment differently. Healing times vary between people, and other factors often influence how a person responds to care. The type of work a person does, individual stress levels, weight, and other health problems must be considered when someone seeks chiropractic care. Each person’s care has to be designed especially for his or her needs – it’s not a “one size fits all” kind of care.

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Chiropractic for A Well-Adjusted Birth

Dr. Wolff's article for Expectant MothersPublished in Expectant Mother’s Guide, Summer Edition, 2009

Today’s parents wish to be informed and make their health care choices accordingly. They have become more concerned than ever about the adverse effects drugs have on their bodies.

Parents are hesitant to merely mask symptoms with drugs and are justly worried about their numerous side effects. Parents desire to achieve a state of true health, not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, is leading them to seek health care options which support their family’s own natural ability to be healthy.

Although it’s never too late to receive the tremendous benefits of quality chiropractic spinal maintenance, one of the most crucial times for a woman to receive chiropractic care is during the planning, creation, and delivery of that new bundle of joy, her baby. [Read more…]