Post-Trauma Arthritis

post-trauma arthritis

Arthritis, according to the Mayo Clinic, is “inflammation of one or more of your joints. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and stiffness, which typically worsen with age. The most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.” Outside of the common forms, … Continue reading

Side Effects of Chiropractic

We often have clients ask about potential side effects of chiropractic care. Imagine our delight when we came across this poster on behance.net.  Needless to say, it pretty much captures our replies to the question!

Subluxation

subluxation

A sublux’what, you ask? A subluxation, also known as vertebral subluxation, is when one or more bones in your vertebrae (spine) has altered its position.  This misalignment can create pressure or irritate the spinal nerves. “A subluxation is a complex … Continue reading

Watch Your Step

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Did you know one in three Canadians over the age of 65 will fall at least once a year?  Tumbles, slips and falls can have serious consequences, including neck, wrist, pelvic, hip and ankle fractures.  Often times, mandated rest, recovery … Continue reading

Spinal Health

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You visit the Optometrist for your vision. You visit the Dentist for your oral health. Why not visit a Chiropractor for your spinal health? Unlike your eyes or teeth, it can be difficult to self-assess the health and wellness of … Continue reading

Weight Lifting Tip

weight lifting

With increased interest in Crossfit, Kettlebells, Powerlifting and other weight lifting programmes, athletes can get trapped in the “harder is better” mentality.  To avoid overtraining injuries or back pain, the team at Carling Chiropractic shares this tip. When completing a … Continue reading